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Château de Valençay – Gourmet Thursdays

On the first Thursday of each month, two chefs from the Tables Gourmandes du Berry will expertly recreate two old recipes by the famous chef Antonin Carême using contemporary produce and techniques. A monthly gourmet event which includes a free tasting – a real treat for the tastebuds! Held from 3-5pm on 7 July, 4 August, 1 September, 6 October and 3 November. Gourmet Thursdays © Château de Valençay

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Châteaux Highlights

©Martin Argyroglo/LVAN - Musée d’histoire de Nantes-Château of the Dukes of Brittany in Nantes

Château des Ducs de Bretagne de Nantes

This gigantic construction made of granite and white tufa is the last château on the banks of the Loire River before reaching the ocean. Its remarkable 15th and 17th century buildings will take...

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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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