Chateaux of the Loire Valley Road Trips - Caves & Cellars of the Loire (PDF Chapter)

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This is the Caves & Cellars of the Loire chapter from Lonely Planet’s guidebook.

This tour of caves, wine cellars and châteaux explores the best of the western Loire Valley, home to habitations troglodytiques (cave dwellings) and some of France’s finest food and wine.

  • stroll medieval streets in Joan of Arc’s footsteps
  • pick the right route with inspirational images and key trip highlights
  • explore 1930s cave-dwelling traditions
  • get around easily with colour maps and route directions in easy stages
  • see France’s most acrobatic horses in Saumur
  • discover even more with walking tours, detours, and ways to link your trips

Coverage includes: Saumur, Turquant, Montsoreau, Candes-St-Martin, Abbaye de Fontevraud, Chinon, Musée Rabelais, Château de Brézé, Doué-la-Fontaine, Rochemenier, Château de Brissac, St-Hilaire-St-Florent, Chinon Walking Tour, Paris Walking Tour, Loire Valley, Orléans, Blois, Château de Chambord, Château de Cheverny, Château de Chaumont, Tours, Château de Chenonceau, Amboise, Château de Villandry, Château de Langeais, Château d’Azay-le-Rideau, Château d’Ussé and Angers.

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