Famed for its chateaux, rivers and vineyards the Pays de la Loire is full of natural beauty, historic significance and cultural heritage.
A BEAUTIFUL PLAYGROUND
Gorgeous local lakes, stunning riverside paths and quiet roads with rolling hills provide great training opportunities. These are conveniently supplemented by swimming complexes, athletics tracks and luxury spa complexes.
A VIBRANT CULTURAL HERITAGE
From classical music and jazz festivals to the internationally renowned horse racing in the local hippodromes, the Pays de la Loire has a diverse cultural heritage.
SITES OF HISTORICAL SIGNIFICANCE
Imposing historic buildings in nearby Laval, Angers and Chateau Gontier; remarkable pre-historic caves at Saulges; Roman remains at Jublains; and the notable Abbey of Port Salut - just a few of the many places to visit.
A GARDEN FOR FOOD & WINE
Quality local produce is transformed into Michelin quality food in the numerous bistros and gastronomic restaurants of Laval. The Loire vineyards produce highly drinkable wines – from the roses of Anjou to the whites of Sancerre.
For adrenalin seekers high ropes in Force, water slides at L’Aquabulle, and nearby pony clubs. For the more chilled quality boutique shopping, luxury spas, and golf at Sables-Solesmes.