A castle nestled in its very own woodland setting

It's the autumn of 1519, a palace stands at the heart of the Sologne, on the edge of a forest abundant with game. Francis I, the young King crowned after the victory of the Battle of Marignano ordered its construction. According to some accounts, it was a secluded place to which the sovereign invited his "tight-knit group" however this definition alone is not adequate... Chambord, beginning with its unique staircase, is a monument...

  • Loir et Cher
  • Renaissance
  • 2,000 hours of work

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