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Abbaye de Fontevraud – “LA CITÉ IDÉALE”

Every year, the Cité Idéale offers an entertaining and impertinent look at a major theme of public life through exhibitions, workshops, lectures and shows. In 2016, the theme “Bâtir & habiter” (Build & Inhabit) will inspire artists and visitors alike to imagine the foundations necessary for living together.© David DARRAULT - Abbaye Royale de Fontevraud

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Châteaux Highlights

©JS.Mutschler/CRT Centre Val de Loire - Royal City of Loches


The Royal City of Loches is located in the Centre Val de Loire region. Originally it was just a stopping point in the valley of the River Indre, on the old trading route between...

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Rendez-vous in the Loire Valley

La Loire à Vélo - Le Thoureil © J. Damase

The Loire Valley : a history

  Follow the Loire on a journey through history

The Loire Valley boasts a very large number of historical monuments including its majestic châteaux along the river, which take us on a...

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