October in the Loire Valley

October is going to be a busy month for Loire Valley. Here is what you could be doing when visiting:

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©C. Mouton – CRT Centre-Val de Loire

1 —Sail aboard a traditional boat & enjoy the autumn colours of the Loire  www.valdeloirefrance.co.uk/outings/other-trips-andexcursions/trips-loire

2 —Get dressed for the Historical FashionWeek at Château of Meung-sur-Loire. October 8th—9th www.chateau-demeung.com/en/events-16

3 — Enjoy the “Autumn Splendours” of the regional domain of Chaumont-sur-Loire. October 20th—Nov 2nd www.domaine-chaumont.fr

4 – « History in LEGO® » Immerse yourself in the world of LEGO® with special exhibition & workshops at Château of Cheverny. Until November 2nd www.chateau-cheverny.fr/en/events

5 —Enjoy some family time & have a picnic made with local delicacies! www.valdeloirefrance.co.uk/outings/gourmet-outings/localproduce-and-specialities

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©T. Martrou – CRT Centre-Val de Loire

6 —Celebrate « tasting week » – discover « La Maison des Sancerre» & taste 3 wines at the end of the visit. October 10th—16th www.maison-des-sancerre.com

7 — Learn all about saffron harvest & cook recipe from the region! Harvest until mid-October www.valdeloire-france.co.uk/outings/gourmet-outings/saffron-asparagus-cream

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©V. Treney – CRT Centre-Val de Loire

8 —Share a bike ride in the forest—almost 4000 km of cycling trails to discover in the Loire Valley! Autumn www.marandoavelo.com

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©J. Damase – CRT Centre-Val de Loire

9 —Try the new iPad tour « In the King’s service » at royal Château of Amboise— fight, escape traps and triumph over court intrigues. All year round www.chateau-amboise.com/en

10 —This October, pick your own pumpkin in the gardens of Loire Valley ahead of the Halloween festivities www.valdeloirefrance.co.uk/outings/gardens

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©G. Girard – CRT Centre-Val de Loire

 

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