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Places to visit nearby: Click on name or photograph below for more detail.


                                                         Loches                                 Le Grand Pressigny                   La Roche Posay  


                                                          Descartes                        Angles sur l'Anglin                                  Ligueil        

La Folie is located within Southern Touraine part of the Centre-Val de Loire region in the heart of France. The Loire Valley is an outstanding cultural landscape of great beauty, containing historic towns and cities, charming villages, great architectural monuments, wonderful chateaux and many fine vineyards.

You are also within minutes of some of the highlights of the neighbouring department of Vienne including the beautiful village of Angles sur l'Anglin, its capital, Poitiers, the medieval town of Chauvigny and  the interest holding theme park of Futuroscope.

               -----------------------    and it's on your doorstep!   --------------------------


Chambord Amboise Azay-le-Rideau Chenonceau

The major chateaux of the Loire Valley are all within easy reach.

Check out the local festivals here


Map of Southern Touraine


Touraine and the Loire valley offer a broad range of activities for all ages including:

  • An unparalleled collection of Châteaux
  • Fascinating museums
  • Significant historical sites
  • Vineyards producing a vast array of excellent wines
  • Outdoors activities like kayaking, rope courses in the trees, horse riding, etc
  • Wonderful local markets
  • Excellent food

Visit: www.experienceloire.com for more great info. on the Loire valley.

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