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The Château de Langeais

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The Château de Langeais - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Indre-et-Loire
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Imposing medieval fortress of the 15th century which boasts towers, ramparts, rampart walk (chemin de ronde) and a drawbridge, the Château de Langeais also possesses a beautiful Renaissance facade on the garden side. Remarkable, the inside of the Château de Langeais is richly and splendidly decorated. This is where King Charles VIII and Queen Anne of Brittany's sumptuous wedding took place in 1491. Open to visitors, the Guards' Room, the Wedding Room and the furnished bedrooms will delight fans of antique furniture, tapestries and monumental fireplaces. The ruins of the keep stand in the garden of the castle.

Opening timesMonday: 09:30 AM – 06:30 PM   •   Tuesday: 09:30 AM – 06:30 PM   •   Wednesday: 09:30 AM – 06:30 PM   •   Thursday: 09:30 AM – 06:30 PM   •   Friday: 09:30 AM – 06:30 PM   •   Saturday: 09:30 AM – 06:30 PM   •   Sunday: 09:30 AM – 06:30 PM
AddressPlace Pierre de Brosse, Langeais
Telephone+33 2 47 96 72 60
Official sitewww.chateau-de-langeais.com

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The Château de Langeais

Royal residence, the Château de Langeais is a refined residence between the Middle Ages and Renaissance, built by order of Louis XI.

The castle houses a unique collection of furniture: beds, chests carved locks, tapestries from the 15th and 16th centuries, works of art?? evoke everyday life lords in the Middle Ages.

Within its walls, Dec. 6, 1491, took place the marriage of Charles and 8th Duchess Anne of Brittany. Show a striking realism plunges heart heart of this major event in the history of France.

In the park opened on the Loire, the tower built by the Count of Anjou Fulk Nerra in 994 is one of the oldest tower in France. The reconstruction of a medieval scaffold hoists with you back to the time of the builders of the millennium.

Further, the viewpoint of the Loire and the treehouse in a bicentennial cedar delight young and old alike.

Exhibition in the summer.

The façade of the castle
The façade of the castle
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Gardens
Gardens
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The dungeon Fulk Nerra built in 994
The dungeon Fulk Nerra built in 994
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Fully furnished castle
Fully furnished castle
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Covers
Covers
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The front
The front
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The back of the castle
The back of the castle
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Side
Side
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Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Hot Air Balloon Flight over the Loire Valley!
Nature and the great outdoors229 € Francueil
Helicopter Flight over the Great Châteaux of the Loire Valley
Entertainment390 € Neuvy-le-Roi
Introduction to Piloting an Ultralight Aircraft & Flight over the Châteaux of the Loire Valley
Sports sensations299 € Valloire-sur-Cisse
Guided excursion on a retro scooter
Sports sensations125 € to 186 € La Ville-aux-Dames
Excursion to the Langeais, Ussé, Azay-le-Rideau & Villandry Châteaux in a Minibus – Departing from Tours
Culture and education143 € Tours
Private Helicopter Flight of Châteaux de Langeais, Villandry and Luynes
Entertainment605 € Neuvy-le-Roi
Flight over the Châteaux of the Loire Valley by Ultralight Aviation
Sports sensations185 € Valloire-sur-Cisse
Helicopter Flight above the Loire Valley and Surrounding Châteaux
Entertainment230 € Neuvy-le-Roi
Ultralight Aviation Initiation Session in Val de loire – 30 minutes
Sports sensations80 € Valloire-sur-Cisse

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