There are many good reasons to choose Azay-Le-Ferron the next time you are planning a breakaway. You?ll find fabulous food, beautiful historic buildings and a long list of things to do and see. A holiday rental home in Azay-Le-Ferron will put you close to all of the best that this area has to offer. You are sure to feel like you are in your home away from home in your well-appointed rental.
As is the case in much of France, the food in Azay-Le-Ferron is not to be missed. For some, the food is one of the highlights of their visit. Consider taking a daytrip to a nearby winery. Participate in a wine tasting and learn how to properly pair wine with food. The Loire River provides the opportunity for some water related activities such as fishing or boating. Hiking and cycling are both quite popular in the area, and there are several lovely trails for both nearby. A visit to nearby outdoor market will provide the chance to see how things were bought and sold in this area hundreds of years ago. Markets are also a great place to pick up some inexpensive mementos of your holiday to Azay-Le-Ferron.
Azay-Le-Ferron and the Loire Valley are dotted with numerous chateaus and castles. Bring along your camera so can capture some shots of fairy tale castles and chateaus from the 10th century. Churches, such as the Cathedral de Chartres, are also located in the Loire Valley. This particular church is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. You will also find museums, such as the Museum de Compagnonnage and several art museums. Spend an afternoon browsing through local antique stores and small craft boutiques in search of one-of-a-kind treasures.
Fairly mild winters and pleasant, warm summers are what you will find whilst on holiday to Azay-Le-Ferron. During the winter months the average low temperatures are between 2° and 4° C and the average highs are between 8° and 11° C. The spring brings average lows of 6° to 9° C and average highs of 15° to 19° C. During the summer, the average lows are 11° to 14° C and the average highs are 23° to 25° C. There is between 44 and 65 mm of rain per month.
The nearest airport to Azay-Le-Ferron is Biard Airport (PIS) which is 66 km away. Another option is St. Symphorien Airport (TUF) which is 68 km from Azay-Le-Ferron. It is recommended that you have a car for use during your stay.