DISCOVER FONTEVRAUD CHINON & LANGEAIS.
A member of our staff can pick you up anywhere.
Then you will discover the treasure of the Val de Loire Valley on a 9-seat comfy minibus.
Your medieval day will start with the visit the of the abbey of Fontevraud one of the biggest abbeys in Europe.
Discover the recumbent funerary sculptures of the Plantagenet family , Henry II, Eleanor of Aquitaine, their son Richard the Lionheart and Isabelle of Angoulême.
After your visit, you will lunch in a gourmet french traditional restaurant.
In front of the abbey (michelin reference restaurant)
Then you will discover the fortress in Chinon where you can discover the secrets of the history of France through the adventures of Joan d’Arc and Richard the Lionheart.
You will be able to wander for a few moment around the streets of this charming city.
The trip will be end with the visit of Langeais castle, with its amazing drawbridge you can still walk on today.
The castle is located on the borders of the regions of Anjou and Touraine.
This is the place where Anne de Bretagne and Charles VIII married, thus celebrating the alliance between the realms of Britain and France.
The castle was built by Louis XI whose main purpose was to find a way to defend la Touraine from the attackers.
At the end of this great experience, we will bring you back to the departure place.
*You can modify this tour on request depending on the availability exchanging with the Sleeping Beauty castle or the castle of Rivau