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Christmas at the Château de Valençay

For the first time, the Château de Valençay will be celebrating Christmas, with a fairytale decor and Christmas boutique in place to provide an incredible Christmas and New Year celebration for visitors. A whole host of activities will be on offer to ensure that families can enjoy a wonderful festive experience together. Every weekend from 28 November to 18 December and daily from 19 December 2015 to 3 January 2016.

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©J.Percher/Centre Val de Loire - Royal Fortress of Chinon


The Royal Fortress of Chinon is situated in the Centre Val de Loire region, overlooking the town. The fortress was built by the Count of Blois, Thibaut I, and is a reminder of a time when the...

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Rendez-vous in the Loire Valley