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Some ideas to help you organise your visit to the Loire Valley

The Loire Valley is a region well endowed with natural and built heritage. It has a large number of Chateaux of the Loire and vineyards. This cultural abundance recognised by UNESCO earned the Loire Valley its inscription on the World Heritage List in 2000.

Below are six suggested circuits, which can of course be modified or added to as desired.
Not sure? Ask the Tourist Offices of Azay-le-Rideau and La Confluence for advice:

Circuit 1

Visit of Basketry of Villaines-les-Rochers www.vannerie.com
Visit of Balzac Museum,Saché www.musee-balzac.fr
Lunch at La Doulce Terrasse à Villandry
Visit of Gardens of Villandry
Wine-tasting Cave Pibaleau,Azay-le-Rideau www.vins-pibaleau.com

Circuit 2

Visit of Savonnières Caves www.grottes-savonnieres.com
Visit of Gardens of Villandry
Lunch at Domaine de la Giraudière,Villandry www.letapegourmande.com
Visit of chateau de Langeais www.chateau-de-langeais.com
Wine-tasting Cave Pibaleau,Azay-le-Rideau www.vins-pibaleau.com

Circuit 3

Visit of Gardens of Villandry
Visit of chateau of Langeais www.chateau-de-langeais.com
Lunch at Domaine de la Giraudière,Villandry www.letapegourmande.com
Visit of Maurice Dufresne Museum,Marnay www.musee-dufresne.com
Wine-tasting Cave Pibaleau,Azay-le-Rideau www.vins-pibaleau.com

Circuit 4

Visit of Maurice Dufresne Museum,Marnay www.musee-dufresne.com
Visit of La Vallée Troglodytique des Goupillières,Azay-le-Rideau www.troglodytedesgoupillieres.fr
Lunch at La Doulce Terrasse à Villandry
Visit of Gardens of Villandry
Wine-tasting Cave Pibaleau,Azay-le-Rideau www.vins-pibaleau.com

Circuit 5

Visit of Basketry of Villaines-les-Rochers www.vannerie.com
Visite of chateau of Azay-le-Rideau azay-le-rideau.monuments-nationaux.fr
Lunch at La Doulce Terrasse à Villandry
Visit of Gardens of Villandry
Visit of Savonnières Caves www.grottes-savonnieres.com

Circuit 6

Visit of La Vallée Troglodytique des Goupillières,Azay-le-Rideau www.troglodytedesgoupillieres.fr
Visit of Gardens of Villandry
Lunch at Domaine de la Giraudière,Villandry www.letapegourmande.com
Visit of Balzac Museum,Saché www.musee-balzac.fr
Visit of Basketry of Villaines-les-Rochers www.vannerie.com