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Château de Brézé – Christmas Market

The château’s 8th Christmas Market will play host to 30 to 40 exhibitors, whose craftwork and home-made produce will be on display in the castle cellars. The two-day programme includes activities for young and old alike, as well as the colourful illumination of the castle at nightfall.© Château de Brézé

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Châteaux Highlights

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Castle of Saumur

The Château of Saumur is located in the Pays de la Loire region, on the historic Kings’ Valley Route. Since its construction at the end of the 11th century, the Château of Saumur has been a...

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Rendez-vous in the Loire Valley

Quai de la Fosse - Nantes © V.Joncheray

Towns and heritage around and about the Loire

Towns and heritage

The châteaux of the Loire are a testament to history, and the river has also left its mark on the  towns and traditions around and along the river. From a cultural...

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