There are 22 chateaux in Loire Valley spread all over the area of 800 square kilometers and open to the public which makes it not so easy and actually not needed for the travelers to see all of them. As a premium tour operator and based on more than 10 years of expertise, we recommend you to pay special attention to the following towns and castles in the Loire Valley.
Start your journey with the visit to the Chateau de Villandry famous for its impressive gardens. The Chateaux was even awarded by the Ministry of Tourism and received a Quality Tourism Classification. Then make your way to the nearby Chinon and be sure to taste the local wines as Chinon wine region is noted for its exceptional reds and rosés. It is worth mentioning that the Loire Valley bears the name of "the Garden of France" for the abundance of the vineyards in the area.
The next place you want to visit is the spectacular Chateau de Chenonceau, one of the most famous chateaux in the area and a beautiful mix of Gothic and Renaissance architecture, following the short trip to the Chateau de Chambord, the world renown masterpiece of classic French Renaissance. For the enhanced experience, we recommend you to dine at cellar caves located along the Loire River.