The Loire Valley is full of historic towns, castles and monuments dating back to the Gallo-Roman period, but not only! Discover here some of the activities to do less than one hour from The Clos de la Rousselière.
CHÂTEAU DE CHENONCEAU
Due to the large number of female personalities who have been in charge of it, it is nicknamed “the castle of the Ladies”.
The Zoo and the equatorial dome are home to 800 species, some of which are unique in France, such as giant pandas and Tasmanian devils.
In 2020, Beauval is opening a giant greenhouse 38 meters high offering a walk in the heart of lush vegetation and 200 species.
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CHÂTEAU DU CLOS LUCÉ
As the house of Leonardo da Vinci, it is classified as a historic monument by the 1862 list.
CHAUMONT SUR LOIRE
Every year, it hosts the International Garden Festival in its gardens.
VILLE DE MONTRICHARD
CHÂTEAU DE CHAMBORD
GRAND AQUARIUM DE TOURAINE
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VILLE DE TOURS
The White and Blue city is a city of art and history with its remarkable Vieux-Tours heritage site. The garden city concentrates a green heritage and an urban landscape strongly influenced by its natural space6. The historic city that is nicknamed Le Petit Paris7 and its region by its history and its culture, have always been a birthplace or home to many personalities, international sports meetings, a university town with more than 30,000 students in 2019. Culinary city with its specialties rillettes, rillons, Touraine vineyards, its AOC Sainte-Maure-de-Touraine cheeses and its nougats.
CHÂTEAU DE VILLANDRY
The current gardens of the Château de Villandry are the result of a patient reconstruction carried out in 1906 by Doctor Joachim Carvallo from old plates and texts by the architect Jacques Androuet du Cerceau, dealing then with a typical Renaissance garden. of the sixteenth century.
This estate now occupies an area of more than six hectares arranged on four levels of terraces3.
The whole of the castle and its gardens was registered on April 12, 1927 on the list of historical monuments before being definitively classified on September 4, 19344. The estate is now part of the UNESCO world heritage.
CITÉ ROYALE DE LOCHES
The castle is partially protected as historical monuments.
PARC DES MINI CHÂTEAUX
The models presented are on a 1/25th scale.
VILLE DE BLOIS
VILLE DE CHINON