• Nearest Lake: Direct Access

  • Nearest River: Loire 0.2km

  • Nearest Town: Muides-sur-Loire 1km

  • Nearby Towns:

    • Blois: 19km
    • Romorantin - Lanthenay: 40km
    • Orléans: 50km
    • Tours: 86km
    • Le Mans: 129km


The Royal palace, Château de Chambord is just 6 miles away, one of the most extravagant in the region and well worth the visit, day or night. Slightly further out is the beautifully romantic Château de Chenonceau. Also visit the narrow streets of Tours for a spot of shopping and a bite to eat, and marvel at its Gothic cathedral. For walkers and cyclists, there are many forests and parks waiting to be explored. Finally for chocolate lovers there's the Max Vauche Chocolate Factory, just 15km away.

Days Out

Zoo Parc de la Beauval

Zoo Parc de Beauval

Zoo Parc de Beauval is an excellent animal attraction. It has over 4,500 animals, from white tigers to Chinese pandas. Sea lion and birds of prey shows will have you clapping and squawking along.

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La Maison de la Magie

For a weird and wonderful day out visit La Maison de la Magie in Blois. This house of magic is a very exciting venue with tricks and illusions around every corner. It is dedicated to the magician and inventor Jean Eugène Robert-Houdin.

Charmbord Chateau

Château de Chambord

Château de Chambord is the largest and grandest of all the châteaux in the Loire Valley, with 22 miles of stone walls and more than 12,000 acres of countryside, and is supposedly designed in part by Leonardo Da Vinci.

Adventure Parc Nancay

Adventure Park Nançay

If you need to let off some steam then Adventure Park Nançay will be sure to wear everyone out! It is a woodland adventure park with courses to suit all ages. You will be walking across tightropes, swinging like Tarzan and leaping across rope bridges.

Parc Floral de la source

Parc Floral de la Source

Parc Floral de la Source is a delightful place and a UNESCO World Heritage listed site. Its rows and rows of fragrant flower beds are glorious. There are also a number of animals, including donkeys, sheep and birds, and a butterfly greenhouse.



Blois is close by – an attractive royal old town with lots of restaurants and bars. It also has a wonderful château, enriched by a sound and light show.

Events in the Region

Château de Blois Spectacular

Château de Blois Spectacular

The Château de Blois is one of the most beautiful examples of Renaissance architecture in the Loire region. The story of its fabulous history is told in an audio-visual spectacular (Son et Lumière) illuminating the facades of the château in a magical world of light, colour and music. The show begins at 10 or 10:30pm and lasts for about 45 minutes. Please note, there is no show on the 21st June or the 13th July.

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International Garden Festival, Château de Chaumont-sur-Loire

If you are a fan of all things floral, then you will love the International Garden Festival held in the grounds of the château at Chaumont-sur-Loire between April and October.  With up to 30 themed gardens around a theme which changes every year, this feast for the senses has gained an international reputation. With garden designers coming from Russia, America, Germany, Italy, Japan, South Korea, Canada and of course France, the festival attracts visitors from across the globe.

Off Parc Activities

The site is close to the small town of Muides-sur-Loire, perfectly placed for outdoor activities and close to the Loire River for canoeing and fishing. It is a great area for walks and cycling with lovely routes through lush forests. Less than 10 km away you can find kayaking, canoeing, horse riding and karting.

The following activities are available off parc:

Golf 30 km from site
Horse Riding 7 km from site
Boat trips 4 km from site
Canoeing 4 km from site
Kayaking 4 km from site