Normandy and the Loire Valley
In Normandy, immerse yourself in the rich tapestry of history as you explore the famous D-Day landing sites along the stunning coastline. Visit the charming town of Honfleur, known for its picturesque harbor and vibrant art scene. Take a leisurely drive through the scenic countryside, dotted with picturesque villages and magnificent castles. Don’t miss the awe-inspiring Mont Saint-Michel, a UNESCO World Heritage site that rises dramatically from the sea, offering breathtaking views and a glimpse into medieval life.
In the Loire Valley, prepare to be enchanted by its fairytale-like landscapes and majestic châteaux. Discover the grandeur of Château de Chambord, with its distinctive French Renaissance architecture, or the elegance of Château de Chenonceau, built over the River Cher. Explore the charming towns and villages that dot the region, each with its own unique character and story to tell. And let’s not forget the delightful local wines of the Loire Valley, renowned for their quality and diversity.
Indulge in the region’s culinary delights, from fresh seafood and creamy cheeses in Normandy to delectable wines and gourmet cuisine in the Loire Valley. Treat your taste buds to the flavors of the land, as you savor regional specialties and visit local markets bursting with fresh produce and artisanal products.- Read less