Local Area and Attractions Below are just a few of the local attractions...
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Loire Valley Wines You are in the heart of the Loire Valley wine country. Visit, at
your leisure, the numerous vineyards for a dégustation of wonderful fruity
and sparkling wines.
Saumur Château Saumur is known as 'The
Pearl of Anjou'. The château dominates the region. The town is full of excellent
restaurants, fascinating shops and sunny bars where you can sit and watch the
world go by. Other attractions include the famous Cadre Noir (home of the French
Cavalry display team) and Combier
Fontevraud Abbey Visit this wonderful Abbey
in the splendid town of Fontevraud (burial place of Richard the Lionheart, King
of England). Also, en route, you can visit Montsoreau and
the traditional soap makers 'Martin de Candre'.
Montreuil Bellay Château Visit the Château of Montreuil Bellay and the Troglodytes of the
neighbouring town Doue la Fontaine.