From the Middle Ages to the Renaissance period, kings of France and lords built in the Loire Valley some impressive fortresses and prestigious castles. A remarkable architectural heritage which knew how to cross ages and today unveils its treasures.
Until the last century, the navy of the Loire ensured the transport of persons and goods. Today, thanks to the passion of a few men, the inland water shipping is reborn on the Royal River.
In the country of Bourgueil, for over 1,000 years, the art of cultivating the vine is passed from generation to generation. Winemakers of the AOC Bourgueil and Saint-Nicolas-de-Bourgueil, will be happy to share their passion.
Country of cuisine “par excellence”, the Touraine offers a whole pallet of flavors.
A network of hiking trails conceived by and for the pleasure of walkers, bikers and horse riders.