The landscapes sud as a world heritage by the UNESCO. The unspoiled river is a main element of this heritage. Therrounding the Loire Valley Chateaux are liste Renaissance Chateaux are embellished by French-style gardens that give the visitor a feeling of relaxation and peace.
What is the Loire Valley? 280 listed kms of river, a unique patrimony of Chateaux – Azay-le-Rideau, Chambord, Cheverny, Chaumont sur Loire…, of medieval manors and abbeys, an “art de vivre” labeled by many different wines – Vouvray, Sancerre, Pouilly fumé, Chinon, Bourgueil, Saumur, Anjou, Muscadet, Touraine… and high-quality gastronomy.
In the garden of France, our ancestors valued traditions, art, and nature. Their lifestyles have become our “art de vivre”. A mild weather and a generous sun give birth to some of the most famous wines in the world. Wine is a real art of living.
The Plantagenet dynasty understood that perfectly. Queen Eleanor and Richard the Lionheart rest there, in the largest monastery of the Western world.
Benjamin Franklin was also particularly keen on this exceptional valley.
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