The Loire Valley Sights

We’ve compiled the best of the best in The Loire Valley - browse our top choices for the top things to see during your stay.

Browse Sights

View All 15

(15 out of 15 results)

Fodor's Choice

Area

View All 49

Tours 9

Saumur 8

Orleans 5

Angers 4

Amboise 3

Chambord 3

Fontevraud-l'Abbaye 3

Chinon 2

Azay-le-Rideau 2

Villandry 1

Chenonceaux 1

Chaumont-sur-Loire 1

Blois 1

Usse-Rigny 1

Meung-sur-Loire 1

Sache 1

Loches 1

Cheverny 1

Langeais 1

Show More +
Category

View All 52

Castle/ Palace/ Chateau 18

Cave 1

Commercial District 1

Educational Institution 1

Garden/ Arboretum 5

Historic District/ Site 4

House/ Mansion/ Villa 3

Information Center 1

Military Site 1

Museum/ Gallery 17

Neighborhood/ Street 2

Plaza/ Square/ Piazza 2

Religious Building/ Site/ Shrine 5

Tour–Sight 3

Winery/ Brewery/ Distillery 6

Show More +
Best For

View All 14

Family 7

The Loire Valley Sights

Showing 15 out of 15 Results

Filter Results
Clear All Filters

Sort By:

  • Alphabetical
  • Fodor's Choice

Château de Blois

  • Castle/Palace/Chateau

The massive Château de Blois spans several architectural periods and is among the valley's finest. Your ticket entitles you to a guided...

Château de Chenonceau

  • Castle/Palace/Chateau

Achingly beautiful, the Château de Chenonceau has long been considered the "most romantic" of all the Loire châteaux, thanks in part...

Château de Saché

  • Castle/Palace/Chateau

In the center of town, the Château de Saché houses the Musée Balzac. If you've never read any of Balzac's "Comédies Humaine," you...

Château de Saumur

  • Museum/Gallery

If you arrive in the evening, the sight of the floodlighted 14th-century Château de Saumur will take your breath away. Look familiar?...

Clos Lucé

  • Garden/Arboretum

If you want to see where "the 20th century was born"—as the curators here like to proclaim—head to the Clos Lucé, about 600 yards...

Hôtel Groslot

  • Museum/Gallery

Just across the square from the cathedral is the Hôtel Groslot, a Renaissance-era extravaganza bristling with caryatids, strap work,...

Maison de Jeanne d'Arc

  • House/Mansion/Villa

During the 10-day Siege of Orléans in 1429, 17-year-old Joan of Arc stayed on the site of the Maison de Jeanne d'Arc. This faithful...

Musée Historique et Archéologique

  • Museum/Gallery

Housed in the Hôtel Cabu, a Renaissance mansion restored after World War II, this history and archaeology museum contains works of both...

Musée des Beaux-Arts

  • Museum/Gallery

In what was once the archbishop's palace (built into an ancient Roman wall), this museum features an eclectic selection of furniture,...

Musée des Beaux-Arts

  • Museum/Gallery

Set within the 15th-century Logis Barrault, the Musée des Beaux-Arts has an art collection spanning the 14th to the 21st century, as...

Advertisement

Book A Trip
  • HOTELS

  • FLIGHTS

  • PACKAGES

  • CARS