Château de Cheverny
The Château de Chambord, the ideal destination for your holiday
With the Château de Chambord, François I wanted to establish his royal authority and power for all to see, and arouse the admiration of his guests. A gamble that certainly paid off! 500 years later and Chambord has remained virtually unchanged, attracting visitors from the world-over who come to conquer the most glorious of the Loire châteaux.
Just a few minutes from the Chambord estate, treat yourself to a royal stay in a 4 or 5 star campsite in the heart of the Loir-et-Cher. A tree-planted setting, a water park with swimming pools and waterslides, free activities and entertainment for campers of all ages... A delectable recipe served with care and attention to ensure you’ll enjoy every minute of your camping holiday with Sandaya! Lover of quirky nights? Try a stay in a tree-house for a break that you’ll never forget!
Visit the Château de Chambord with the family
Chambord is large, very large! So, to make the visit even more fun for your li’l campers, the château has come up with some great ideas. Why not transform your day into a fabulous treasure hunt? Armed with a book of riddles on sale at the château ticket office, your apprentice detectives will be captivated as they investigate each of the rooms and solve the mystery of Chambord!
In the summer, they’ll be able to watch the impressive show with horses and birds of prey in the château stables: an epic spectacle set at the time of François I! And to unwind at the end of the day, how about a little boat trip on the château canal?
Visit the Château de Chambord as a couple
Chambord: audacious, dramatic, extravagant! Impossible not to gaze in awe! For 500 years visitors to the château have felt the same fascination when faced with the ingenuity of its famous double spiral staircase, to see and be seen but never to meet.
Beyond the château itself, there are many other surprises that await you throughout the vast Chambord estate. The immense gardens of the château are a bucolic treat to explore on foot, by bike or even in a horse-drawn carriage. A magical place at the fringes of the forest where 5,500ha of unspoilt nature beckon you to adventure. The perfect opportunity to explore the hidden paths where you may spot a stag or roe deer in the heart of this enchanted landscape...
Camping Château de Chambord: our handy tips for a successful stay
The salamander, the king’s emblem, is carved over 300 times on the walls of the château: will you be able to follow its tracks?
Discover the château as it was at the time of François I thanks to the HistoPad, an interactive guide for all the family!
Free your inner adventurer with a 4-wheel drive safari through the heart of the Chambord forest, accompanied by a naturalist as your guide!
An autumn holiday? Rendezvous in one of the watch towers to discover the thrill of the rutting season and Chambord’s most noble residents, the stags!