The DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Loire Valley will help you get the most out of your stay in this popular area of central France. The fully updated guide includes unique cutaways, floorplans and reconstructions of the must-see sites, plus street-by-street maps of all the fascinating cities and towns. The guide is also packed with photographs and illustrations leading you straight to the best attractions on offer. The uniquely visual DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Loire Valley will help you to discover everything region-by-region, from magnificent chateaux, ancient abbeys and majestic cathedrals, to the picturesque dense forests and windswept coastline of rural Loire. Detailed listings will guide you to the best hotels, restaurants, bars and shops for all budgets, our detailed practical information will help you to travel around the region, whether by train, bus or car. Plus, DK's excellent insider tips and essential local information will help you explore every corner of the Loire Valley effortlessly. DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Loire Valley - showing you what others only tell you.