Chateau of Chateaudun, Chateaudun

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Built between the 12th and 16th centuries, Chateau of Chateaudun shows off its origins as a 12th-century fortress overlooking the Loire River Valley. Perched on a limestone outcrop, this converted castle underwent renovations adding outstandingly authentic Gothic, feudal, and Renaissance architectural elements. The main roofing has a Gothic style, and inside, a finely wooden carved staircase remains from this period. Today, the castle includes the chapel, the Dunois wing, the Longueville wing, and a large keep that is 31 m (100 ft) high and 17 m (59 ft) in diameter. For travelers who use our custom trip planner, Chateaudun holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Chateau of Chateaudun and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • One of the first château de la Loire So beautiful, worth a visit The furnitures are well preserved. I recommend this place. Always beautiful  more »
  • Lovely place to look around in a very sweet village, beautiful views over the river and country side 😍  more »
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  • Its really nice point with view on castle. I did lots of panoramic pics out of this place!
  • Ancient area of Chateaudun. Well worth a visit for history buffs.
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