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The Château de Gizeux is an important edifice, dating from the Middle Ages and much altered over the centuries, notably during the Renaissance and the Age of Enlightenment.The Château de Gizeux in located in the commune of Gizeux in the Indre-et-Loire département of France, in what used to be the province of Anjou. It is one of the Châteaux of the Loire.The château stands at the heart of the Parc naturel régional Loire-Anjou-Touraine. The building is 250 metres long, making it the longest château in Touraine angevine.GeographyThe Château de Gizeux is situated some fifteen kilometres north of Bourgueil and 25 kilometres from Saumur, within the green and wooded parc naturel régional de Loire-Anjou-Touraine. It is mid-way between Angers and Tours.The château was part of the former province of Anjou and today is in Touraine angevine. It was built on the site of a 14th-century castle.HistoryThe manor of Gizeux belonged to the family of the poet Joachim du Bellay from 1315 to 1660.Using our custom trip planner, Gizeux attractions like Chateau de Gizeux can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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Le château de Gizeux est un château peu connu et pourtant il est beau et bien entretenu ! Je l'ai visité deux fois. Une visite classique en journée et une visite théâtralisée en nocturne qui était vra... more »Gizeux is a little-known Castle and yet it is beautiful and well maintained! I visited him twice. A classic day tour and a visit himself at night which was really nice! Most of this place is the Gallery painted, recently restored. This family is fighting to keep this place. DoView original
Cette activité mérite de loin un 5. Les propriétaires sont vraiment investis . Il y a une visite pour les enfants avec des déguisements. C'est la propriétaire du château qui a fait la visite avec les ... more »By far, this activity deserves a 5. The owners are really invested. There is a tour for kids with costumes. It is the owner of the Castle, who made the visit with the children, we enjoyed. Because if it was not offered they couldn't make it. Suffice to say that the children were delighted. The guide was very friendly, we tell the life of the castle in a pleasant way. We also made hunting treasure proposed to the children. They try to get out off the beaten path by offering varied and friendly activities. Not to Miss! This activity is to do. The building is beautiful.View original
Très belle visite en dehors des sentiers battus. Visite libre d'environ 2h30 dans cette propriété privée en restauration continue. Explications dans chaque espaces dont certaines pièces meublées très ... more »Very nice visit off the beaten path. Open House about 2:30 in this private property in restoration continues. Explanations in each areas including some very interesting furnished rooms. Very happy momentsView original
Audrey ChezeWe stayed overnight in this castle. The setting is nice and exotic. The owners are very friendly, helpful and very invested in the protection of their heritage.View original
Motorsports Cars PassionMagnificent CastleView original
J & H Logis-Saint-Mexmea little treasure with its unique frescoes has must see to get out of the beaten paths of large "block buster" castles here is the history of people who have done live and we do share.View original
Anne ScoobiSuperb visit very suitable for children.View original
Benjamin BretonA superb visit. Whether it's the exteriors or interiors, the castle is magnificent! Every small corner brings his story... The painted Gallery is very moving. It feels actor of a magical place, the space of one hour... I urge again and again! Special mention to the young guide Leah, thank you for this visit and this good communicative mood!View original
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