in Saint-Germain-Laprade

Distillerie de la Verveine du Velay Pagès

Discover the making of Velay Verbena, from the lemon verbena fields to the stills, from the oak barrels to the tasting… 45 minutes of astonishing discoveries!
Accompanied by a guide, discover the production of Verbena du Velay and its 160 years of history.

Duration of the visit: approximately 45 minutes
At the end of the visit, a tasting of our products will be offered to you (syrups for minors)*

Free access to the shop to discover the various liqueurs of Verveine du Velay and their by-products as well as the liqueurs of the Védrenne group.

*Alcohol abuse is dangerous for health. To consume with moderation.

Cocktail workshops: Creation and tasting of cocktails with our local specialty Verveine du Velay.
Fridays July 12, July 26, August 9 and August 23
Reservation: 04 71 03 04 11 or [email protected]

Verbena experience: come and enjoy a cocktail accompanied by savory and sweet regional specialties around verbena.
Thursdays from July 11 to August 29
Reservation: 04 71 03 04 11 or [email protected]

“In the footsteps of Verveinia” game visit:
Come with your family to help Verveinia find the grimoire containing the ancestral recipe for Verbena liqueur!
Wednesdays from July 10 to August 28
Reservation: 04 71 03 04 11 or [email protected]
Further information) :
Reservation required for groups (minimum 20 people)
Doubling of the workforce beyond 50 people.
Sustainable tourism

Entreprise du Patrimoine Vivant

We speak: English, French

On video


Customer base

Minimum group size: 20 people
Maximum group size: 50 people


Opening hours from July 01 to August 31, 2024
Open Monday to Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and from 14:00 p.m. to 18:30 p.m.
Tours depart without reservation at 10:30 a.m., 14:30 p.m., 15:30 p.m. and 16:30 p.m.
(Duration: approximately 45 minutes)
Exceptional opening: Thursday August 15.
Opening hours from September 02 to December 31, 2024
Open Tuesday to Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and from 14:00 p.m. to 18:00 p.m.
Guided tours by reservation.
(Duration: approximately 45 minutes)

Exceptional Closure(s)

  • 01/01/2024
  • 01/04/2024
  • 20/05/2024
  • 01/05/2024
  • 01/11/2024
  • 25/12/2024


Single price

5.5 €7 €
Further information) :
Adults 7 €
Child – 12 years old: free
Groups and schools: €5,50 upon reservation, from 20 people.



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Adapted service: Wheelchair accessible with assistance, Independent wheelchair accessible, Reserved place for disabled people, Pathway on level, Accessible entrance, Possibility of dropping someone off in front of the site, Access ramp, Pathway without obstacles to the site 'interior
From 5.50 € / adult


ZA Laprade (RN88, exit 48)
202 Avenue René Descartes
43700 Saint-Germain-Laprade
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