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The Loire Valley in Central France has a wealth of stunning Chateaux, in fact the entire area is designated as a World Heritage Site. Centuries ago, the Loire River was a crucial frontier between Northern and Southern France, and so many Kings, Queens, Dukes and nobles established their strongholds here, and then developed extravagant Castles and fortresses as their holiday houses. Still today, the Loire Valley is dotted with the most extravagant Chateaux’s and impressive Villa’s in France. The beautiful Loire countryside of vineyards and fruit orchards which line the river banks, making this area known as ‘the garden of France’. The magnificent Loire River runs through this lush, green valley which is picturesquely scattered with some of the most stunning Chateaux's in France, from Renaissance homes, medieval fortresses, and fairytale castles which were owned by Kings, gentry, artists and authors. The Loire Valley has an abundance of activities and things to do and see whilst on holiday here. Visit nature parks, bustling food markets, interesting towns and villages and book thrilling outdoor adventure sports.