Sights & Attractions in The Loire Valley


Sights & Attractions The Loire Valley

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Abbaye Royale de Fontevraud
Founded in 1101, the Abbaye Royale de Fontevraud...
Religious Sites Fontevraud-l'Abbaye
For sparkling Saumur wine—including a rare...
Wineries / Breweries Saumur
Allée Sainte-Catherine
After touring the Abbaye Royale, head outside the...
Neighborhoods / Streets Fontevraud-l'Abbaye
Basilique St-Martin
Only two sturdy towers—the Tour Charlemagne and...
Religious Sites Tours
Cadre Noir de Saumur
This prestigious national equestrian academy...
Educational Institutions Saumur
Carré Cointreau
To learn about the heartwarming liqueur made in...
Wineries / Breweries Angers
Cathédral St-Gatien
Built between 1239 and 1484, this noted...
Religious Sites Tours
Cathédrale St-Maurice
This 12th- and 13th-century Gothic edifice is...
Religious Sites Angers
Cathédrale Ste-Croix
A riot of pinnacles and gargoyles embellished...
Religious Sites Orleans
Château d'Amboise
The Château d'Amboise became a royal palace in...
Castles / Palaces Amboise
Château d'Angers
The banded black-and-white Château d'Angers,...
Castles / Palaces Angers
Château d'Azay-le-Rideau
The 16th-century Château d'Azay-le-Rideau was...
Castles / Palaces Azay-le-Rideau
Château d'Ussé
The most beautiful castle in France is first...
Castles / Palaces Usse-Rigny
Château de Blois
The massive Château de Blois spans several...
Museums / Galleries Blois
Château de Candé
When King Edward VIII of England abdicated his...
Castles / Palaces Tours
Château de Chambord
As you travel the gigantic, tree-shaded roadways...
Castles / Palaces Chambord
Château de Chaumont
Although a favorite of Loire connoisseurs, the...
Castles / Palaces Chaumont-sur-Loire
Château de Chenonceau
Achingly beautiful, the Château de Chenonceau...
Castles / Palaces Chenonceaux
Château de Cheverny
Perhaps best remembered as Capitaine Haddock's...
Castles / Palaces Cheverny
Château de Langeais
Built in the 1460s, bearing a massive portcullis...
Castles / Palaces Langeais
Château de Meung
From the middle of the 12th century until late in...
Castles / Palaces Meung-sur-Loire
Château de Saché
In the center of town, the Château de Saché...
Castles / Palaces Sache
Château de Saumur
If you arrive in the evening, the sight of the...
Castles / Palaces Saumur
Château de Villandry
Green-thumbers get weak in the knees at the mere...
Castles / Palaces Villandry
Château du Petit Thouars
Try some local wines at the stunning,...
Castles / Palaces Fontevraud-l'Abbaye
It is easy to see why Loches, set on a rocky spur...
Military Sites The Loire Valley
Clos Lucé
If you want to see where "the 20th century was...
Museums / Galleries Amboise
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