Pays-de-la-Loire Portals

Loire des Chateaux
Website focusing on the chateaux of the Loire Valley, the excursions and accommodation available.
This site offers a search for your holiday accommodation throughout Europe, France and the Loire, with many properties available for the complete region. Good listings for the Atlantic Coast for 44 and 85.
Visa Loire
Website in English covering the tourist services and facilities in the Loire Valley, in particular on the Centre Region.
Chateau de Breze
A rare treasure, this chateau in Breze (49) has been a listed monument since 1060. Underground fortress open to the public with seasonal tours. Rooms available for receptions, seminars and gatherings.
Vins Val de Loire
A complete website on the wines available and cultivated in the Loire Valley.
Official tourist website for the Vendee (85) with lots of information about the region.
SkyBlue Leisure Homes
Importer of British built mobile homes and lodges in France. Plots available with pretty views on family run parks. English and French speaking.
Chamber of Commerce - Loire
The Chamber of Commerce of the Pays de la Loire with offices throughout the region, offering assistance with all business activities and enquries.
Western Loire
Official site of the Pays de la Loire region for tourists and the tourist industry. Site in English with info about the region. Covers all the departements, coast and inland.
Discover France - Pays de la Loire
English website recounting France and its history. A good section for the Paye de la Loire with lots of information and historical facts.
Western France Tourist Board
Official tourist office for Western France in the US. Based in New York the site has some useful information and links.
French website about the countryside that surrounds the Loire river from St Nazaire (44) to Sancerre (18).
Pays de la Loire
Unofficial tourist site for the Pays de la Loire region. Website in English with links to accommodation, sites, visits and other holiday information.
Val de Loire
Website centring on the region declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, from 30 November 2000. From Chalonnes sur Loire (49) through Angers, Saumur, Chinon, Tours, Amboise, Blois, Orleans to Sully sur Loire (45).
Angela Birds Vendee Pages
The author of the guidebook "The Vendee" gives you her 35 years experience of this sunny corner of western France. Her book is in the Angloinfo bookshop under Guides to Pays de la Loire.
Chateaux de la
Private site run by a guide and interpreter well acquainted with the region and offering guided tours of the Chateaux de la Loire. Site in English with good information.
Official tourist site for the island of Noirmoutier (85) just off the coast of Vendee, with access by bridge and roadway during low tide. Home of the Oceanile Water Park.
Holiday Lettings
Established in 1999, this holiday home rental website has in-depth information on over 18,000 properties worldwide. Provides a comprehensive service to holiday homeowners to promote their properties directly to potential holidaymakers.
Conseil Regional - Loire
Regional administrative body for the Pays de la Loire listing business information and contacts.
Official site of Angela Bird, an English author, journalist and enthusiast of the Vendee (85). Copies of her book on living in the Vendee are available for purchase via Amazon.
Loire Visite
Tourist website for the traveller and holiday maker in the Loire Valley. Site in English with good information for the newcomer.
Site dedicated to the castles of France, with good information on the Loire castles. Website in English.