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THE CASTLES OF THE LOIRE:
From the most famous to hidden treasures, from Medieval forts to accommodations from the Renaissance, each of the castles bears traces and memories of the rich French history.

Castle of Saumur whose restoration is almost complete; Breze with its unique underground tunnels; Angers, medieval castle with one of the finest tapestries of France of the apocalypse; Brissac, the highest castle in France; Montreuil-Bellay with its medieval village; Ussé , the inspiration for "Sleeping Beauty"; le Plessis Bourre, known from the French film "Peau d'âne".

SAUMUR,
ideally located on the border of the provinces Anjoue and Touraine with:
Le Cadre Noir, the largest cavalry school with tours and performances throughout the year, the distillery Combier, inventor of the orange liqueur, whose recipe was passed down to his students who have created Cointreau and Grand Marnier, the armour museum, the largest in Europe of its kind and probably of the whole world, the churches "Saint Nicolas" and "Saint Pierre".

TROGLODYTE SITES : Rochemenier is a troglodyte site featuring two old farmhouses carved into the rock face, an underground chapel, and a modern troglodyte house. The Musée du Champignon mushroom museum in Saumur is a working mushroom farm.


THE VINEYARDS
: You can visit various vineyards of different domains, such as the Saumur-Champigny, Layons or Savennière ...

To do

THE LOIRE

A tour along the waterside : You will find different paths along the Loire ideal for cycling or walking to explore the area.


Boat trips on the Loire : Fancy to discover the region from a different perspective? Take a seat at one of the traditional or modern boats and enjoy an exceptional moment.
Canoeing is another option to discover the environment in a different way.

The wine route with vineyards every few kilometers.

Horse cart in Saumur, an entertaining way to visit the city.

Horse riding in one of the many riding schools in the region.

Balloon flight to view to the king valley from above.

" La boule de fort ", the traditional pétanque from the region that is still played at special locations in the various villages.

Useful links

Tourist office of Angers

Tourist office of Saumur

Troglodyte homes of Rochemenier

Armor Museum

The (rose) gardens

Windmills

The Loire and all that can be done on the river (canoeing, boat ...)

Characteristic villages (Le Thoureil, Cunault ..)

Balloon flights (1km)

Horse riding schools

Golf, 18 holes Saumur

Indispensable excursions :
- TERRA BOTANICA, the first amusement park about nature
- THE TROGLODYTE HOMES in the neighborhood there are the largest concentration of troglodyte homes of the Loire Valley.
- The Abbey of Fontevraud, one of the most beautiful abbeys of France, including. the tombs of Richard the Lionheart and his mother Eleanor of Aquitaine.
- The BIOPARC of Doue la Fontaine, the zoo where most births of endangered species occur in France.
- The rose gardens of Doue la Fontaine
- Historical monuments in the region in miniature versions of tuff stone at PIERRE ET LUMIERE
- THE SLATE MUSEUM
- The mushroom farms ...

POSSIBLE TO VISIT :
- PUY DU FOU
- THE ZOO OF BEAUVAL (PANDA)
- FUTUROSCOPE

The Loire Valley is part of the World Heritage list of UNESCO. The village of Les Rosiers sur Loire has a strong gastronomic tradition.


Camping Voiles d'Anjou, Val de Loire - 6 rue Sainte baudruche - 49350 Rosiers sur Loire
Tel : 02 41 51 94 33 - Fax : 02 41 51 89 13 - Mail : contact@camping-valdeloire.com
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