The castles and monuments of the Loire

World Heritage of UNESCO, the Loire Valley is a region rich in exceptional sites and historical monuments.

18 km from the Château de Chenonceau, 10km from Tours and Amboise, 15 km from Villandry and 30km of Chaumont, Chateau Bourdaisière is central to the discovery of the most beautiful sites in the Loire Valley.

Some highlights of the region to discover:

The historical city of Amboise is situated 13km from the castle. Historical center, pedestrian streets, wharves along the Loire and beautiful Sunday morning market.

The Clos Lucé - Leonardo da Vinci
2km from the castle, the Clos Lucé is the last home of Leonardo da Vinci. The Renaissance genius inventions are staged during the visit.

A 24km east of the castle Bourdaisière, Chenonceau castle is built on the Cher. Several restaurants are in the village.

Chaumont sur Loire Castle and Gardens Festival
This is the castle that the area should primarily famous. But for 10 years the most important activity is the reflection of the gardens and landscape. The large park, the misty valley, the Festival Park, the experimental garden are the most important points of the landscaped area.

Azay le Rideau
It is in the creative spirit of the early years of the reign of François 1st that was built the castle of Azay. Located in Touraine, he enrolled in the prestigious lineage castles of the Loire Valley, where the kings of France took pleasure in reside for a century.

The Château de Cheverny
He inspired Hergé for Marlinspike. Museum and exhibitions Tintin.

The gardens of Villandry
Villandry is a Renaissance castle located in the heart of three levels of terraced gardens. This is the last of the great Renaissance castles built on the banks of the Loire. Remarkable for the harmony of its architecture and its gardens, the site is best known for its gardens that combine aesthetics, diversity and harmony.

blason-armoirie-37-toursThe city of Tours
12km Bourdaisière, the old city of Tours is very lively. The famous Plumereau and timbered houses many restaurants for all tastes!

Also discover the family:

Zoo Parc de Beauval

Futuroscope in Poitiers


Many solutions are available to you to discover the jewels of the Loire.



A horse with the Stables of Anadée:


And many other activities close to the castle:
Golf: A beautiful 18 holes to 30 minutes, the Château de la Touche Ballanche Mire: