Castle country with the family & by bike

Castle country with the family & by bike

The Loire is a queen, she was loved by kings! Come with your family to discover the castles that border the Loire, including the castle of Chambord with its extraordinary staircase.

STANDARD : with accommodation in 2-star hotels

DELUXE : with accommodation in 3-star hotels

Description of the hike:

Day 1: Arrival in Blois
Your adventure begins in Blois and its old town centre, get ready to climb the many steps linked by small streets each more charming than the other. Take the time to visit its castle located on the heights of the city.

Day 2: Blois – Bracieux – 29 km
The day begins with a visit to the famous Max Vauché chocolate factory. Fill your nostrils with these incredible smells and fill your taste buds with the creations of this chocolate maker. You will then set off to discover the most famous of the Loire Valley castles, the Château de Chambord, a true nugget of the French Renaissance. The day will end in Bracieux, a small typical Sologne village with its superb 16th century market hall.

Day 3: Bracieux – Cheverny – 12 km or 33 km
We propose you today to discover the castle of Cheverny whose fame goes beyond our borders thanks to the draftsman Hergé who was inspired by it to create the Castle of Moulinsart where the swearwords of Captain Hadock resound. If you listen carefully, you can hear them as you harp through the magnificent rooms of this castle. The children will be conquered by the exhibition “the Secrets of Moulinsart” which will allow them to follow the steps and adventures of their hero! For the older ones, we propose you the tasting of the wines of the appellation “Cheverny”, a day for the whole family!

Day 4: Cheverny – Blois – 22 km
A more exclusive day awaits you today. The Loire River is full of small castles like Troussay which is much more private than Chambord or Cheverny, a Renaissance manor house or the Château de Beauregard known for its gallery of 327 portraits. You will continue through the forest of Russy to reach Blois where your journey ends!
Possibility of extra night in Blois, please contact us.


  • 3 nights with breakfasts (in room for 2 people)
  • Luggage transport during the cycling stages
  • Entrance fees for the castles of Chambord and Cheverny and for the chocolate factory Max Vauché.
  • The rental of a VTC bike equipped for 3 days (with 1 helmet) and its repatriation
  • 1 travel file (per room) including colour maps, detailed itineraries (FR or GB) and tourist documentation
  • Tourist taxes
  • Hotline support 7 days a week








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Group rate (5 and more) and CE, contact us.

Comfort: 3/4 star hotel - gourmet dinner (according todescription)

Standard: 2-star hotel - regional dinner (according to description)




Sentiers de France create for you the perfect holiday. All you have to do now is walk, cycle or drive and of course enjoy !

Sentiers France concocts a stay.
Your only concern will be to enjoy and hike.







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