Chateau de Brissac, Brissac-Quince

The tallest château in the Loire Valley, Chateau de Brissac has seven stories overlooking the sumptuous curves of the surrounding landscape. It’s also a posh locale for the Val de Loire festival. Once the French location for Brazil's celebrity magazine, “Caras,” the castle was also the stadium for Iron Chef France. Chosen as a spot to showcase French cuisine--and celebrities--because of its elegant rooms, the château is a classic example of austere French elegance, gilded in gold and fit for a king. Use our Brissac-Quince itinerary maker app to add Chateau de Brissac and other attractions to your Brissac-Quince vacation plans.
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  • This castle looks really beautiful when you arrive in Brissac (follow the signs, as Google Maps seems a bit confused). The carpark is a bit hidden away opposite the Chateau. We were not well prepared....  more »
  • We visited in August, and in July and August you don't have to take the guided tour. We opted instead for the 'visite libre' with just the written information (in English) to guide us. This was...  more »
  • Spot on! Great place. In very good condition, considering it's age. Friendly guide, good wine shop and a cafe. Steeped in French history with lots of historical connections. Great!
  • Fantastic chateau and grounds, so peaceful to sit at the side of the canal after a long walk. Had a very tasty piece of cake and cup of tea in cafe . Don't think they do any other foods. Well worth the visit
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