Cultural Activities

Wine Tasting

Outdoor Activities



Outdoor Activities

La Bélandre River Tours
See Chenonceau from the River. Tours last 1½ to 2½ hours. Lunch and dinner are available.
Maison Éclusière
BP 4 – 37 150 Chisseaux

Bateaux Roussineau
Rent a kayak or canoe and paddle down one of the many rivers in the Loire region
45-46, rue du Four à Chaux
41110 Saint-Aignan sur Cher
Tel: (French only)

Centre Equestre du Gué-Péan
Equestrian center where visitors may take a horseback riding lesson or simply go for a ride. Ages 4 and up.
Château du Gué-Péan (Carole Bertras and Frédéric Jousselin)
41400 Monthou-Sur-Cher
Tel : or

Cheval & Château
Visit the châteaux of the Loire Valley on horseback! Participants visit 2 châteaux per day with picnics en route and stay overnight at a bed and breakfast château.

Hot-air Balloons
See the châteaux from above!
France Mongolfières

Discover France: Bicycle and Walking Tours
Explore the Loire Valley on a 6 day walking tour or a 5-8 day bicycle tour through the Loire Valley.
Discover France
Tel: (800) 960-2221 (from the USA)

Safari Train – Reserve de Beaumarchais
Take a journey on a mini train through this reserve to spot deer, bison, emu and kangaroo among other animals.
37110 Autreche
(12 km north of Amboise on D31)

Fantasy Forest
Acrobatic concourse, paintball, go-carts, kayak and bicycle rental, set amongst the trees.
Château des Thomeaux
37530 Mosnes

Golf des Bordes
18-hole green ranked number one by the Peugeot Guide 2000/2001, and number 14 in all of Europe.
Les Bordes
41220 St-Laurent-Nouan