Château de Chinon is a castle located on the bank of the Vienne river in Chinon, France. It was founded by Theobald I, Count of Blois. In the 11th century the ...
History of the Fortress. Located at the crossroads of the three provinces of Anjou, Poitou and Touraine, the rocky spur where the Royal Fortress of Chinon stands, ...
The English King Henry II built much of
Forteresse royale de Chinon, Loire Valley Picture:
The medieval town of Chinon is located in the heart of the Val de Loire resting by the banks of the majestic Vienne river, Hotels in Chinon.
This chateau, was built for the first time in stone in 954 By Theobald I, Comte de Blois, on a steep plateau. The stronghold, which replaced a lighter wooden ...
Sep 10, 2016
Visit the royal fortress of Chinon, the location of important events in France's history in the Val de Loire. Photos, videos and full information on ...