The Loire Valley is full of famous Renaissance chateaux and medieval fortresses, not forgetting the renowned landscaped gardens. People of all ages love to visit the Loire chateaux, they are well-known internationally as the heritage of the Kings of France and listed as UNESCO World Heritage sites. You will find a wide range of entertainment on offer: medieval shows, children’s events, augmented reality visits, theme evenings and fabulous son-et-lumière shows. Relive magical moments when you take a step back in history!
View the magnificent scenery and architecture in an eco-friendly way when you travel along the ‘Loire à Vélo’ cycling route! This a unique occasion to combine a holiday, sport and cultural discovery! Cycle through villages bordering the wine-growing areas, medieval towns and famous vineyards.
The Amboise, Chenonceau, Villandry and Azay-le-Rideau chateaux are only a few kilometres from our Camping les Peupliers campsite. Amboise Chateau offers magnificent views and reveals a mix of styles from the Renaissance and the Middle Ages. Chenonceau is reputed to be a real gem from the French Renaissance era, where you can visit the gardens of Diane de Poitiers and Catherine de Medici. Explore its labyrinth, then delight your children by visiting the farm animals! Both the architecture and gardens of Villandry Chateau are the height of refined elegance. Finally, the famous Azay-le-Rideau Chateau, stands proudly in the middle of a luxuriously landscaped garden surrounded by water. It is one of the most popular chateaux for visitors!