Loire Valley

Language & Cultural Tour in France

The Loire Valley, also known as the ‘Garden of France’, is renowned for its impressive Châteaux, and its former royal residents. We have excellent homestay centres around the Loire Valley in Tours, Descartes & Chinon, each within easy reach of the must see sights of the Loire Valley!

At this destination

  • Cultural activties
  • School integration
  • Language lessons
  • Homestay accommodation
  • Work experience
  • Host family day

Must see sights

  • Clos Lucé – the home of Leonardo da Vinci
  • Châteaux Chenonceau, Chambord or Cheverny
  • Futuroscope
  • Villandry Chateaux and Gardens
  • Amboise
  • Vallée Troglodytique des Goupillières

Travel advice

For Foreign and Commonwealth Office advice, please visit www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice.

Sample itinerary

Day 1 Arrive at destination – meet host families or check-in to requested accommodation

Day 2 Discover Château de Chenonceau & Clos Luce

Day 3 Discover the house & gardens at Villandry, and the mushroom cellars or Grottes Petrifiantes

Day 4 Discover Futuroscope

Day 5 Depart and make your return journey home.