The UNESCO World Heritage site of the prosperous and fertile Loire River valley straddling Central France is known for its classic French châteaux and grand palaces. The eastern part of the region, is strewn with pretty little French towns, famous chateaux and castle grounds dotting a beautiful countryside. Hot air ballooning is popular with travelers as well as gastronomic tours through a region celebrated for its fine cuisine and local wines.
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Recommended France Tours
Places: Paris (3 days) → Normandy Region (2) → Loire Valley (2) → Beaune (2) → Avignon (2) → Nice (2)
Tour Highlights: Eiffel Tower, The Louvre & Art Museums, Arc de Triomphe, Notre Dame Cathedral, Versailles, D-Day...
Chateau d'Artigny is conveniently located at the heart of the valley, less than half an hour from Tours. Built by famous perfumer Francis Coty, this castle promises you an indulgent stay amid beautifully manicured gardens.