Le Château Montsoreau

Atlantic Loire Valley
Landmarks and Historic Buildings

This exceptional château/fortress is in a superb setting overlooking the rivers Loire & Vienne. Your visit takes you through 16 rooms, each with a theatrical theme depicting the history and legends of the château and children can join in a treasure hunt game. Montsoreau, whose small streets, alleyways and 15thC houses surround the château, has been given one of the sought after 'most beautiful village in France' awards.


Places to visit nearby

Saumur in Atlantic Loire Valley is easily recognised by its fairytale chateau and is famous for its association with horses - the area around the town is even known as the Kingdom of the Horse.

Tours in the Loire Valley is a modern city with a history dating back to the Romans that is famous for its architecture, wines and markets.

Angers in Atlantic Loire Valley is an artistic city on the banks of the River Maine, that is steeped in medieval history and full of beautiful gardens and parks.

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