Castle panoramas

Chinon is a fascinating city. A small town on the banks of the Vienne, it is the birthplace of François Rabelais, a Renaissance writer known for his love of good food and good wine. Because Chinon is also a wine appellation, with an absolutely famous red wine. The town is overlooked by a spectacular medieval castle, from which one has a breathtaking view of the town, the vineyards and the Vienne valley.

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