History of the Château de Chenonceau in the Loire Valley
The Château de Chenonceau is a building located in the region of the Loire Valley. This monument is considered an exceptional site for its original design is well protected by women like Diane de Poitiers, Catherine Medici. The Castle is the second most visited building after the Château de Versailles. The year 2013 is a year in tribute as the Château de Chenonceau Castle dates back to 500 years (1513-2013).
The Château de Chenonceau houses a collection of paintings by the great masters, real art galleries. This monument provides a guided video tour with iPod. It is the only castle providing this type of visit.
Tourism in the Château de Chenonceau is very favored. Indeed, every Friday, Saturday and Sunday of June, evening strolls in the garden are ideal. Visitors will discover the illuminated gardens combined with the music of Arcangelo, the master of Italian classicism. The Castle also has a fine dining restaurant called L’Orangerie. The restaurant consists of a tearoom.
Transfer from Paris airports to the Château de Chenonceau in the Loire Valley
The Château de Chenonceau is located 228 km from Orly airport, 261 km from the airport Charles de Gaulle Airport and 330 km from Paris Beauvais airport.