Blois has lots of activities to offer, be they sports, tourism or educational.
Discover the city of Blois, with its exceptional architecture in the heart of the Loire Valley. It’s an easy living environment where quality of life and culture come together. There are numerous national events throughout the year so there’s never a dull moment on the cultural scene. Less than an hour from the city you can discover the other Loire valley castles and many other activities (hot air ballooning, music festivals in Orléans, Amboise and Tours) and events (ULM fair in Le Breuil, the Macadam Blésois races).
- Airfield – 15 km
- Equestrian Center– 7 km
- Water sports Center – 3 km
- Specialized gym– 2 km
- Sauna Hammam – 3 km
- Gymnasium – 5 km
- Climbing wall – 5 km
- Ping-Pong tables – on site
- Weight-lifting room – 1 km
- Stadium – 3 km
- Tennis courts – 5 km
Places to visit in Blois
Le château royal
Rediscover the history of the Château Royal de Blois and its outstanding architectural value.
The old town
Discover the architecture of the old town in Blois
Maison de la magie
Enter the universe of illusions and magic!
Fondation du doute
1500m (16 000 sq.ft.) space dedicated to art analysis and exhibitions.
Muséum d'histoire naturelle
Discover the richness and diversity of the Loire Valley’s natural heritage.
Halle aux Grains
The national scene and live entertainment venue in Blois.
Venue for modern music concerts in Blois.
Maison de Bégon
A cultural association dedicated to promoting diversity for all.
All that Jazz
Come enjoy the jazzy vibes in a venue that is unique in France.
Choose from the many different films being screened!
Festivals and events in the city of Blois
Des lyres d'été
A choice of varied and free events for all ages.
Des lyres d'hiver
For the end of year holiday season, rediscover the city in a whole new light!
Les Rendez-vous de l'histoire
A unique opportunity for conversations and discussions between historians and the general public.
Visit the comic strip festival in Blois!
Les châteaux de la Loire
Domaine de Chambord
The gateway to the Loire valley castles.
Visit the Château de Cheverny, the Loire Valley castle with the most magnificent furniture.
Visit the royal forteress where Léonardo de Vinci is buried. .
Discover the 2nd most visited castle in all of France!
Come see this château it’s currently lived-in and extensively furnished.
Discover this impressive château isolated in the middle of the woods and fields overlooking the river Cher.
Chaumont sur Loire
Visit the Château de Chaumont-sur-Loire and discover its landscaped gardens dating from the 19th century.
Close to Blois
The wine route
Combine visiting heritage buildings with winetasting !
Beauval Zoo park
Visit the zoo and park ranked among the 15 most beautiful zoos in the world!
La Loire à vélo
Discover the charming countryside along the river Loire on this biking itinerary!
Visit the biggest aquarium in Europe, inland.
Discover miniature replicas of the prestigious Loire Valley châteaux!