The Châteaux of the Loire

A land of discoveries, the Touraine unrolls before you, a long ribbon of châteaux along the banks of the Loire - over fifty in less than seventy miles! Here like nowhere else, history unfurls as you pass by.

The Châteaux of the Loire Valley. Treat yourself to a royal holiday!

Whatever the season, the Touraine (the name for the region around the city of Tours) knows how to charm visitors. Its unique "Art de Vivre", the magnificent Châteaux of the Loire and a particular, soft and brilliant light... so special!


Every year, thousands of travelers from around the world come to discover the Châteaux of the Loire — Chenonceau, Chambord, Villandry, Amboise or Chinon.


From the smallest to the grandest châteaux, from the medieval fortress to the jewels of the Renaissance, there's something for everyone!


Which is your favourite?




  • Gardens of Villandry

    Gardens of Villandry

  • Château of Amboise

    Château of Amboise

  • Tours


  • Clos Lucé

    Clos Lucé

  • Ussé


  • Château of Chambord

    Château of Chambord

  • Château of Cheverny

    Château of Cheverny

  • Azay le Rideau

    Azay le Rideau

  • Château of Langeais

    Château of Langeais

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