Explore the region

  • The Château of Chissay lies in the heart of a unique terroir, the Valley of the Loire, listed as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO since 30 November 2000.
  • Discover the famous châteaux of the Loire: Chenonceau, Amboise, Chaumont sur Loire with its celebrated Garden Festival, Cheverny, Chambord, Montpoupon, Montrésor, Loches, not to mention the Clos Lucé in Amboise where Leonardo da Vinci lived the last years of his life.
  • River cruises on the Cher starting from Chisseaux and from Montrichard.
  • Discover the vineyards (Touraine, Vouvray, Montlouis, Cheverny, Chinon, Bourgueil, etc.) and the regional specialties such as cow’s cheese (Le Petit Trôo, Le Neuville), goat’s cheese (Selles sur Cher, Sainte-Maure), rillons, rillettes and nougat of Tours.
  • Visit the mushroom cave and the underground sculpted village in Bourré, just 15 minutes from the Château.
  • Visit the 17th-century Magnanerie also in Bourré, with galeries dug into the rock and learn about the historic production of silk in Touraine and see silk-worm breeding on site.
  • Visit the artisan liqueur distillery in Chissay en Touraine and taste their product: La Fraise d’Or.
  • See the archeological site of Thésée la Romaine.
  • Horseback riding
  • Hunting/fishing
  • Tennis

Bicycle rentals available with a service charge