As part of your Loire valley  wine tasting visit you can indulge in all types of leisure activities. Site below list fantastic Loire Valley Golf Locations and deals.

Loire Valley Campgrounds have plenty of leisure activities on site.  The links below list the best Loire Campground and prices for a diverse range of camping alternatives - whether you have your own tent, motorhome or wnat to rent them on site. 

 

 

Loire à "Vélo" – Cycling the Loire - 800 km in Length

For example, link to the EuroVelo route #6 that runs from Sully-sur-Loire (Loiret) all the way to the Saint-Nazaire beaches, this "Loire à Vélo" route is a great way to discover the heart of Loire region. From the ramparts of the Amboise chateau to the alleys of Candes-Saint-Martin village, "Loire à Vélo" is a unique trip through Touraine where you can discover the regions’s unique cultural heritage: along this  120 + kilometre section of  pathways, here are the major castles of the Loire Valley (Amboise, Villandry, Azay-le-Rideau, Langeais, Chinon, Loches...), river landscapes, vineyards and villages with history going back to the 12th century. There are plenty of places for picnics and hiking. You can also break up your trip with canoe hire at several locations on the river and its tributaries.
Along the length of the route, the trail alternates between designated cycle tracks and small roads with limited traffic, making the journey pretty much stress-free. Follow the flow of the river towards the ocean, or head upstream towards its source? Both options are possible, with the route marked out in both directions and is secure and free . 

. Bicycle rental stations can be found at various locations along the route at train stations, tourist offices and private firms.  Loire Valley Tourism companies (rental stations or accommodations with the "Accueil Vélo" label are also able to handle transportation for your luggage. Train links (train stations in Amboise, Montlouis-sur-Loire, Langeais and Chinon) make it possible for you to split up your outings as you wish, and to return your bicycles to a location other than the one where you rented it. For accommodation there are more than 200 ‘Accueil Vélo' accommodation sites on the ‘La Loire à Vélo' trail. Brought together into a network, these campsites, hotels, gîtes and guest houses offer accommodation adapted to cyclists: locked bike park, minor repair equipment, possibility of transporting baggage to the next accommodation unit, etc.

 

GOLF IN THE LOIRE VALLEY

Golf - plenty to choose from.  There are several excellent courses in through the Loire region. Best value is a terrific package offer Golf Pass for only 125 euros that enables you to play (over three days) with green-fee on a choice of seven golf courses in the green surroundings of the Loire : The course are Domaine de Vaugouard, the golf course of Sully-sur-Loire, the golf course of Sologne, the golf course of Limère, the golf course of Augerville-la-Rivière, the golf course of Orléans-Donnery, the golf course of Marcilly-en-Villette. Valid for one year.Available from Comité Départemental de Tourisme du Loiret - 8, rue d'Escures - 45000 Orléans - France Phone : + 33 (0)2.38.78.04.04 

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AUGERVILLE-LA-RIVIERE -Golf du Chateau (18 holes)
In 1995 the 110 hectare park was changed into a magnificent undulating 18 hole golf course and its historical castle converted comfortably into a club house.

FONTENAY-SUR-LOING The Domain of Vaugouard (18 holes)
Golf course in Fontenay-sur-Loing in the heart of the Montargis National forest, the domain offers calm, comfort and relaxation to all players - an exceptional environment for a top quality golf course- wooded, undulating with picturesque water holes. 
  
 

 Canoeing in Loire

There are many opportunities for canoe/kayak hire within the Loire Valley with the Loire river and its tributaries for every skilllevel. Also more calm environments of many leisure lakes. .. You will discover the natural, historical and architectural heritage of the region while descending its many delightful rivers such as the Loire, Indre, Cher,Creuse, Eure, Loir and Vienne. .Rental information for kayaks and canoes available from all local tourist offices..

Amuse Bouches - Interesting stuff. - Click on picture to go there.