Richelieu is a town in Indre-et-Loire with a rich historic and architectural heritage. It enjoys a pleasant climate in summer, with highs of 25°C. Every two years, the town organises a swashbuckling festival, with many actors dressed in costume from the time of the Three Musketeers. A chance to put on your cape and set off to discover the flavours of the region from your holiday rental in Richelieu: rillettes, fouace and andouillette au vouvray...
The town of Richelieu makes the perfect setting for a change of scenery, whether you’re visiting for a weekend or a week. It’s the perfect destination for discovering the castles of the Loire valley, especially the Chateau du Rivau, nearby your holiday accommodation in Centre-Val de Loire.
The Chateau de Chinon is also worth the detour, and not just for the beautiful location. The surrounding vineyards actually produce an excellent wine. As for the Chateau d’Usse, it inspired Charles Perrault for his tale Sleeping Beauty.
But there’s more to Centre-Val de Loire than castles! The whole family will love the Futuroscope park. Don’t miss the Place du Marche and the park either, right beside your Richelieu holiday rental.
Are you looking for Richelieu holiday rentals with a pool? Vacanceole is here to make your dreams come true with the residence Le Relais du Plessis. Its cottages are able to welcome up to 6 people and include a terrace or small garden. With Vacanceole, you’re guaranteed eco-friendly holidays, this residence prioritises protecting our natural environment and makes the perfect location for an eco-friendly stay in Richelieu.
Why not plan a day out in the vineyards? Come and discover the wines of Anjou, meet the winegrowers to talk to you about their wine. From the grape to the bottle, what interesting things to do to fully appreciate a wine.
Go back in time and travel through the castles of the Loire Valley. Each one more beautiful than the other, they appeal to the youngest and the oldest. Azay-le-Rideau is located 30 minutes by car from your residence and admission is free for accompanied children.
... to have tasted the specialities of the Centre-Val de Loire. Nothing like a real tarte tatin with good caramelized apples! And do you know the Pithiviers ? It's a kind of galette des rois but made with almond cream and not with frangipane.