The châteaux The Loire Valley is well known for its royal castles and there are majestic sites to be visited : Chambord, Cheverny, Blois, Chaumont-sur-Loire, Chenonceau … The château de Blois deserves […]


The forest Sologne occupies a large part of the Loir-et-Cher. Oak, birches, ferns, Corsican pines, maritime pines and even chestnut groves can all be found here. The network of lakes […]

Sport and leisure activities

Watersports Canoeing and kayaking trips or stand-up paddle on the Loire, Cher or Loir rivers Sailing boats, pedal boats and canoes can be rented at the waterside in Villiers-sur-Loir Sail […]


Music Le Chato’do : modern music scene Le Club de la Chesnaie : jazz, blues, world music, theatre… Maison de Bégon : an eclectic program of mainly world music Festival Jazz’in Cheverny – Beginning […]

Gastronomy / Terroir

Wine With eight designations of origin, there are lots of vineyards and cellars to be visited in the Loir-et-Cher. Several estates open their doors to visitors so that you can […]