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Valençay with friends

Adults 2023

From a richly furnished and decorated castle to its gardens and its beautiful park,
you will discover one of the most beautiful sites of the Loire Valley in Valençay.

We can help you plan your outing for a customized visit,
adapted specifically to meet everyone’s needs: tourism professionals,
associations, local authorities, etc.


Château tours

From formal living rooms to historic kitchens, experience the French art of living in the time of Talleyrand!

archives Michel Chassat / Chateau de Valencay

Self-guided tour
Duration : 1 hour
Podiums set up throughout the tour.
Languages : French, English, Spanish

Guided audio tour
Duration : 1 hour
Guided tour of the château with an interactive audio guide.
Languages : French, English, Spanish, Italian, Deutsch, Japanese, Russian, Nederlands


Theatre Tour

Discover this early 19th century treasure, which has beautifully preserved all its sets and backdrops.

Duration : 30 minutes
Only with a guide.
Guided tour can be arranged in English, upon reservation.

Culinary activities

Complete your visit by learning about the culinary heritage and local specialties in the former kitchens of Antonin Carême, Talleyrand’s personal chef.


Tasting of A.O.P. products
Valençay Cheese and Wine
Duration: 45 minutes
Language : French
Presentation and tasting of Valençay wines and cheeses by a local winegrower.

Duration : 20 minutes
Language : French
Projection on the pastry world of Antonin Carême in the kitchen office. Subject to health authorization

Park and gardens

From the blooming gardens to the park forest, discover the estate and all its important historical and forest landmarks.


Self-guided tour
Duration : 2h00
Self-guided tour of the park and gardens

the Forêt des Princes in an electric car
Duration : 45 minutes
Historic and forest trail in the park of the castle (4 km).



from 15 people

Château and park visit : 10,00€

Audioguide : 3,50€

Guided tour of the castle : 4,70€

Guided tour of the Theatre : 4,70€

Golfcar rental : 3,50€

Tasting of A.O.P. Wine & Cheese from Valençay given by a local wine-maker : 9,00€

Vehicle parking on site : fixed price of € 50 + € 3 / vehicle

Free visit to Talleyrand’s grave (Valençay town centre)


Reservation conditions

Group rates apply for a minimum of 15 visitors.
One free visit is given for every 20 paying entries.
The bus driver is given free entry. All group visits must be confirmed in writing.

The number of participants, date, arrival and departure times, services contracted plus complete contact information should be sent to our booking department to draw up a contract.

Catering is possible in the Orangery offering group menus, please contact us.

+33 (0)2 54 00 41 82