Or maybe you like them all? There’s nothing like biking around to discover castles, or enjoying a wine tasting after a good hike!
Put your holiday together however you like, or contact us: Ethic Étapes is available to advise you about places to see and visits that best suit your tastes and your needs.
Packed lunches can be provided.
Some examples of multi-themed holidays :
Loire Valley castles for big and small – 3 days
Day 1 : château de Chambord and château de Villesavin
Day 2 : Beauval Zoo park and the troglodyte site in Bourré
Day 3 : cruise on the river Loire in a traditional boat, and an original city tour in Blois
History and tradition in châteaux country – 2 days
Day 1 : troglodyte site in Bourré, Clos Lucé in Amboise, Domaine de Montcy in Cheverny (vineyard visit and wine tasting)
Day 2 : paths in Blois and château de Chambord
A gourmet break in châteaux country – 3 days
Day 1 : the château de Blois and the old city
Day 2 : the château de Chambord, the Max Vauché chocolate workshop in Bracieux
Day 3 : troglodyte site in Bourré, Monmousseau wine cellars in Montrichard, Domaine de Montcy vineyard in Cheverny
Breaks with children
The Loir-et-Cher region has got lots to offer for young tourists. Here is a small selection from what’s available: :
Beauval Zoo park
Not to be missed! Ranked among the 10 most beautiful zoos in the world.
The château de Villesavin
Ghost hunt in the park, mini farm for young children and road-book for teenagers.
La Commanderie d’Arville
An entertaining and fun discovery tour suitable for all age groups
Le château des Énigmes
A 3 hour adventure trail with a mystery to solve.
Le domaine du Vieil Orme
In the river Cher Valley, workshops specially for children to learn about the art of wine making.
La Maison de la Magie Robert-Houdin
Delve into the heart of magic thanks to a show, explanations and exhibits.
Loisirs Loire Valley
An open air activities center: go on quads in the woods and discover archery like Robin Hood!
Les ânes de Madame
Storytelling and mysteries to solve on a hike with donkeys.
Visit the workshops where the famous Saint-Michel galettes are made.
Visit Blois with Acti-Visit
Visits suitable for young children.
Discover more activities for children : www.les-ptits-curieux.com.