Things to do in loire-valley

Attractions and places of interest

The Jardin botanique de Tours (5 hectares) is a municipal botanical garden and arboretum, it began as a collection of about 2,000 medical and exotic plants arranged in greenhouses.

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There are several gardens throughout the city, but if you only visit one, it should be the botanical paradise of the Jardin des Plantes. Covering 8 hectares, the garden was created in...

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This fascinating museum dedicated to the history of the dairy and cheese industry was created by the Lactalis company. It explains the evolution of the manufacturing process from cottage...

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A magnificent example of Renaissance and Gothic architecture, this château still houses a well preserved and exceptional collection of furniture. The gardens also offer one of the most...

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Villandry owes its fame to its 6 beautiful gardens - the water garden with its mirror-like lake, the decorative ornamental garden, the maze, the sun garden, the herb garden and at the...

Attractions and places of interest

A great place for car enthusiasts, the Le Mans 24 hour race museum holds over 120 cars, including past race cars from big names such as Bugatti, Ferrari and Porsche.