Maine-et-Loire
Saumur
Recommended
Saumur The Essential
Recommended
Saumur is renowned for its horses and especially its Cadre Noir stables, a French cavalry centre of excellence that visitors should not miss (the acrobatics on horseback are remarkable). The "pearl of Anjou" is also known for its elegant château and the delights of its old quarter.

Must see

Michelin's recommendations for Saumur
Museum of Decorative Arts
Museum of Decorative Arts
An attractive collection of works of art
120 minutes
Saumur Castle
Saumur Castle
With its towers and sloping roofs, this
90 minutes
Musée des Blindés
Musée des Blindés
This museum is home to 700 military
120 minutes
Town Hall
Town Hall
This building constructed in the 16C has
30 minutes
Horse Museum
Horse Museum
Within the walls of Château de Saumur,
Church of Notre-Dame-des-Ardilliers
Church of Notre-Dame-des-Ardilliers
By the side of the river, this Church
15 minutes