What to see ?

Take a break from cycling to visit some of the region’s countless châteaux, gardens, churches, abbeys, museums, historic towns and other treasures of the Loire valley. Some of these attractions have signed up to a cycle quality programme, offering cycle parking points, drinking water and toilet facilities, as well as cycle tourism information.

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Bords du Loiret

Olivet - 45160

Bords du Loiret - Olivet _ F. Maret-0009

Petites promenades ou grandes randonnées peuvent commencer le long de la rivière au sentier des Prés et se poursuivre par les sentiers des Martinets, de la Mothe, des Tacreniers et de la Fosse-Marion.

Site Patrimonial Industriel de la Chaux

Beffes - 18320

red Beffes Chabrolles atelier


Follow the lime production cycle, in the footsteps of the lime producers. Industrial history has left its vestiges under the acacia trees and blue waters of the quarry.

Wine and barrel-making museum

Chinon - 37500

One man is behind this museum which opened in 1979. Born and bred in Chinon, he spent 5 years collecting all the tools on display and it took 2500 hours to make the 14 automata.

Visite Privilège de Sancerre la médiévale

Sancerre - 18300


From 5 €

Visit of the town of Sancerre with its fascinating medieval architecture and of the Sancerre wine area via its villages and unusual landscapes.

Château of La Vauguyon

Chinon - 37500


From 4 €

La Vauguyon, which was also called the Hôtel d'Orville and la Gaignerie, belonged to the former parish of Parilly. Opposite the Château de Chinon, on the other side of the River Vienne, halfway up the hillside, there is a collection of different sized buildings from different eras. (...)

Centre d'information du public de la centrale nucléaire de Chinon

Avoine - 37420


Chinon nuclear power plant public information centre - The Chinon nuclear power plant public information centre features a new exhibition area providing an opportunity for visitors to learn all about the history of electricity and how nuclear power plants work.

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Porte Bannier

Orleans - 45000


Underground vestiges of the medieval gate in the city wall. The Porte Bannier can be discovered as part of a guided tour organised by the tourist office.

Château of Colliers

Muides-sur-loire - 41500

The foundations of the Château de Colliers (17th and 18th century) are lapped by the waters of the Loire. Guided visits only on prior request.

Museum of the Resistance, Deportation, and Liberation

Blois - 41000


From 3.50 €

A memorial for younger generations, from the early days of the Resistance until victory.

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Centre d’Information du Public d'Electricité

Belleville-sur-loire - 18240



Discover nuclear energy during a free visit in a space of around 300 m², at the foot of the Belleville power station!

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