The region Centre Val de Loire possesses a remarkable natural environment, several natural reserves sprinkle the territory as the national reserve of Saint-Mesmin in Orléans which holds more than 500 botanical species. Discover to 500 meters of the campsite 5 stars Sandaya Château des Marais the national reserve of hunting and wildlife of 800 hectares, it is the biggest closed forest park of Europe. It accommodates numerous representative animals of Sologne (wild boars, deers …).
Concerning gastronomy, the truffle, the sautbed pork morsels and the rillette of Tours, the Dung of Chavignol, the wines of Chinon AOC(Chinon protected designation of origin) and the cheeses are going to delight your papillae during your stay.
Come taste the local cooking at the edge of the Loire in the certified establishments " Touraine Gourmande ", " Cook in Loir-et-Cher " or " Restaurant owners of France ". During the summer period of Open-air dance halls, local dishes are organized, music are the program of your holidays in the Val de Loire. Take advantage of a gastronomic stroll by bicycle to discover the various markets, the wine cellars of Saumurois and the lifestyle of the region.
Val de Loire is also a region rich in culture. Concerts, festivals, dances, musics and festivities liven up Vallée des Rois. The city of Tours welcome every summer American Tours festival, musical event which invites to dive into the American culture: rock&roll, vintage, country, western, rodeo, etc. The Domaine de Chaumont welcomes every year the International Festival of the Gardens where you will have the opportunity to discover the last contemporary creations in the field of gardens and landscapes. During the summer period, the domain is opened the evening and proposes night-animations: musics, walks in gardens, projections sound and light...