12 days in La Fleche, Ecuille & Saumur Itinerary

12 days in La Fleche, Ecuille & Saumur Itinerary

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La Fleche
— 6 nights
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Ecuille
— 2 nights
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Saumur
— 3 nights
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La Fleche

— 6 nights
La Flèche is a town and commune in the French department of Sarthe, in the Pays de la Loire region in the Loire Valley. Your list of things to see and do now includes Parc de Loisirs de L'Escotais, Sarthe Montgolfiere, La Vie Du Chateau, and other attractions. Visiting Jardin d'Atmosphere du Petit Bordeaux and Golf de Sable-Solesmes will get you outdoors. Explore hidden gems such as Vignoble de la Jarnoterie and Chateau de Champchevrier. Venture out of the city with trips to Cave de la Dive Bouteille (in Bourgueil), Chateau de Gizeux (in Gizeux) and Chateau de Craon (in Craon). There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Prytanee National Militaire, do a tasting at Cave Nathalie et David Drusse, make a trip to Moulin de la Bruere, and explore the world behind art at Faienceries d'Art de Malicorne.

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If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Tours-Val-de-Loire Airport, Nantes Atlantique Airport and Rennes-Saint-Jacques Airport. In January, plan for daily highs up to 49°F, and evening lows to 37°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Ecuille.

Things to do in La Fleche

Historic Sites · Wineries · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

Ecuille

— 2 nights
Ecuries d'Air Pur has been added to your itinerary. On the 9th (Sat), step into the grandiose world of Chateau de la Lorie, see the interesting displays at Little Couère, pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise Notre Dame, then take an in-depth tour of Musee-chateau de Villeveque, and finally take a pleasant ride with Ecuries d'Air Pur. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the historical opulence of Chateau du Plessis-Mace, then tee off at Golf de Bauge-Pontigne, then browse the exhibits of L'engrenage Moulin de Villeveque, and finally step into the grandiose world of Chateau du Plessis-Bourre.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Ecuille visit planner.

You can drive from La Fleche to Ecuille in an hour. In January, plan for daily highs up to 49°F, and evening lows to 38°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can go by car to Saumur.

Things to do in Ecuille

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors · Golf

Side Trips

Saumur

— 3 nights

Pearl of Anjou

Saumur is a famous historic town known for its locally grown mushrooms and for their production of a number of regional wines and celebrated Combier liqueurs.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Domaine de Clos Maurice. Start off your visit on the 11th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at Chapelle Royale des Ardilliers, learn about winemaking at Caves Louis de Grenelle, stop by Gratien et Meyer, then do a tasting at Domaine de Clos Maurice, and finally learn about winemaking at Ackerman. Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Saint Michel, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Collegiale de Candes-Saint-Martin, step into the grandiose world of Chateau de Targe, then pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise Saint-Pierre de Saumur, and finally learn about winemaking at Langlois-Chateau.

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Traveling by car from Ecuille to Saumur takes an hour. In January in Saumur, expect temperatures between 49°F during the day and 37°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Saumur

Wineries · Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips