With its imposing chateaux and willow-tree-lined tranquil waterways, the region of Loire Valley, in France is always a favourite for tourists. Holidays in Cher are no exception and they really will place all of this immense natural beauty on your very own doorstep. Expect the self catering accommodation to be cosy and very comfortable in this delightful part of France.
This large town is full of delights from the natural beauty in its surroundings, to a range of activities to make for an enjoyable holiday. Picking up the keys to a holiday apartment rental in Cher is a sure-fire way to begin an enjoyable and active vacation. You can go swimming in the selection of available outdoor pools, taking to horse riding through the pristine countryside, or going for a round of golf in one of the two available highly-recommended courses. There are garden tours within the city limits and opportunity to take out electric boats and pedaloes on the River Cher or on the canals that run through the city. What more could you desire on your holidays in Cher?
Your holidays in Cher are within shooting distance of a range of wonderful small towns. Each one offers variety of activity. Go wine tasting in Saint-Satur, visit the floral town of Vesdun, where you can also attend local theatrical productions. Try the native beer from the village of Sancerre, explore the pottery making traditions of Chatelet-en-Berry and even learn the craft yourself with one of their pottery class offerings. This region is known as ‘The Garden of France’ and has the beauty you would expect; the landscape benefits through many delightful chateaux that dot the horizon.
The weather in the Loire Valley is best described as that of a continental climate. This means that holidays in Cher during the summer will be hot and sunny; and during the winter the weather will be dictated through the direction of the winds that are blowing at the time. Southerly winds will bring very mild weather, but pack accordingly, as easterlies or northerlies may bring snow on them. The region has around 18 inches of rainfall per year.
Your spoilt for choice on your holidays in Cher, as you have a choice of three airports in and around The Loire Valley to choose from. In the far west Nantes Airport (NTE). Then in the centre - Tours Airport (TUF), and Orleans (ORE) farther east. Between these airports, there are a number of airlines offering cheap and frequent flights and these include Air France, British Airways and Ryanair. Leave from numerous UK airports, such as London Stansted (STN), Luton (LTN), Newcastle(NCL) and Manchester (MAN).