Retrace the footsteps of King Charles VIII, Catherine de Medici, Leonardo da Vinci and Joan of Arc as you indulge in rich history, charming villages and world-class cuisine of la Loire.
Distinctive Comfort Accommodations:
7 days/6 nightsNight 1: Hotel Mercure
Located in the center of Blois facing the Loire River, Hotel Mercure is just a five-minute walk away from a the old part of Blois and 10 minutes from the chateau and the Maison de la Magie house of magic. With modern architecture, the hotel features the Quai St Jean restaurant, as well as a bar, swimming pool, sauna, Jacuzzi and steam bath.
Night 2: Château de Pray
Resembling a tower-flanked castle on the Rhine, Chateau de Pray lies in the heart of the prestigious Loire Chateaux Region. This 16th century Renaissance chateau houses antlers, hunting trophies, and a paneled drawing room with a fireplace and a collection of antique oils. The hotel’s restaurant, elected "Table de qualité" by Alain Ducasse, offers Loire cuisine and fixed-price menus of excellent quality.
This modern hotel offers comfortable rooms, and great views of the town of Loches. At the end of your day, enjoy a glass of wine in the hotel's restaurant, or take a dip in the indoor pool.
Nights 4 & 5: Hotel le Grand Monarque
In the heart of La Vallee des Rois, a registered UNESCO world heritage site, sits Hotel le Grand Monarque. This hotel-restaurant offers you a charming stay and relaxation. During your stay, you will discover its enchantment, great comfort, and genuine French cuisine.
Night 6: Château de Beaulieu
Recognized for the beauty and charm of its 18th-century architecture, Château de Beaulieu has been named a Monument Historique. The rooms in this château are beautifully decorated in charming French style. You’ll also be able to enjoy a heated swimming pool, billiards room, and terrace.