What to see and do

La Pillebourdière is ideally located in the Loire Valley to many activities and places of interest which are available throughout the year 



One of the main attractions of the Loire Valley are its castles which are steeped in history and architectural heritage.The most famous castles in the Loire  Valley include Chenonceau, Chambord, Cheverny, Chaumont sur Loire and Amboise.  

Otherwise, why not visit one of the lessor known but charming chateau in the area such as Beauregard, Fougère, Chemery, Villesavin and Gué Péan

La Pillebourdière is ideally located within a 30km radius of these famous chateaux.


Beauval Zoo


ZooParc de Beauval is one of France's most favourite zoos. The zoo has more than 35,000 animals spread over 40 hectares of land and has one of the largest animal collections in France. 

The zoo is only a 20 minute drive away from La Pillebourdière


Outdoor Activities


The Loire Valley is not just a wine region – it is a wilderness destination offering many outdoor activities for the whole family 

  • Biking - Discover the banks of the Loire and Cher rivers by Bike or go mountain biking through forests or vineyards
  • Hiking – Follow the Grand Hiking paths (Grande Randonnée) around the various Chateaux in the area.
  • Kayaking /Canoeing
  • Hot Air Balloon – Take flight in a hot air balloon for an alternative view of the Loire Valley and its chateaux
  • Golf – Located 20 minutes drive from La Pillebourdière, Golf du Chateau de Cheverny is an 18-hole golf course located in the former hunting grounds of the Chateau.