Centre-Val de Loire

The Centre is a large inland region of central France located to the south-west of the French capital Paris. The official name for the region is frequently combined in tourist literature with the French appellation Val de Loire to produce the combination Centre-Val de Loire, reflecting the fact that much of this region embraces the renowned valley of the river Loire.
Tours is an important city located in the Loire Valley of west-central France.
Bourges is a city in Centre region, France. Bourges is accessible by train from Paris Austerlitz in about 1 hour 45 minutes, or on the A71 motorway from Paris via Orleans.
Chartres is a small city in the Centre-Val de Loire region of France, approximately an hour south-west of Paris by train.
The Parc Régional du Perche sits on the borders of the Centre and Basse Normandie regions of France.
Nogent le Rotrou is a town in the Centre-Val de Loire region of France.
Chambord is a town in Centre-Val de Loire in France.
Orleans is the capital of the Centre-Val de Loire region of north-central France, located some 120 km south-west of the French capital, Paris.
Issoudun is a city in the Centre-Val de Loire region of north-central France.
Maintenon is a city in Eure-et-Loir. Train from Paris Montparnasse on the line to Chartres.
Saint-Benoît-du-Sault is a medieval village, perched in a curve on a rocky butte overlooking the Portefeuille River in the Indre département.
Amboise is a town in the Indre-et-Loire department of central France, 20 km east of Tours.
Chinon is a city in the departement of Indre-et-Loire on the Loire Valley.
Blois is a town in the Loir-et-Cher department of Centre-Val de Loire, almost equidistant between Tours and Orléans.
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