Chateaux de la Loire Chenonceau



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This website was designed for all the visitors of Loire Valley Châteaux who are looking for information and are planning a trip to the heart of France.

It contains a list of more than a hundred châteaux, a selection of châteaux with the most famous French castles, a map and a selection of hotels, bed and breakfasts and wine cellars.

We hope to welcome you soon in our beautiful region.


The web portal of Châteaux de la Loire


Choose your favourite châteaux


CHATEAUX : List of châteaux - Selection of châteaux - Map of the Loire Valley


Book your hotel, your excursion...


ACCOMMODATION : Hotels - Hotel-restaurants - Bed & Breakfast - Holiday Gites - Sleep in a château


RESTAURANTS : Traditional Cuisine - Tearoom - Room hire


WINES AND CELLARS : Wines and chateaux - Wines of the Loire Valley - Visit of cellars


EXCURSIONS : From Paris - Hot air balloon - Helicopter - Bicycle


Plan your trip and learn more !


ITINERARY : Popular Itineraries - Themed Tours : history, off the beaten path


TOURISM : Tourist offices - Travel brochures


CULTURE : UNESCO World Heritage - abbeys, churches, cathedrals - Private Guide


ART : Museums - Art gallery


NEWS : Facebook - Twitter - Pictures


So many châteaux !

Château of Amboise and the Loire river
Amboise and the Loire river


Discover the most famous monuments of the region : Amboise , Blois, Chambord, Cheverny, Chenonceau, Villandry, Azay-le-Rideau...
And don't forget to go off the beaten path : from the beginning of Spring to the end of Autumn many other Loire Châteaux are open to the visitors : see the list of more than a hundred castles and find your favourite one.


Parks and gardens

Gardens of Villandry

The château of Villandry and its beautiful gardens are located 15 km from Tours.


Château of Beauregard
Park of Beauregard


After visiting several castles (here called "châteaux") many people feel the need to take a walk around gardens.


Le Rivau Castle and Gardens
Castle and gardens of Le Rivau


If you like parks and gardens you are in the right place : our region is also known since the 16th-century as the garden of France ("Le jardin de la France")  !


Excursions from Paris

Excursion coach Paris Eiffel tower
Loire Valley tours by coach


From Paris to the world-famous "châteaux de la Loire".
After the visit of the palace of Versailles, the Eiffel tower, Notre Dame de Paris or the Louvre Museum... Why wouldn't you come to the Loire Valley by coach or minivan to discover "the heart of France" ?


Learn more about Loire Valley castles tours from Paris