Camping Grande Tortue is a family-friendly campsite situated in the heart of the Loire Valley, between the cities of Tours and Orléans. The site is close to the majestic chateaux that the region is renowned for. Grande Tortue has a relaxing wooded, flower-filled setting with spacious pitches. The site is just 500 metres from the river where fishing is permitted.
The campsite has a great range of facilities and activities, including a restaurant with an outdoor terrace, perfect for al fresco dining. There is a children’s club in high season, including entertainment and games. If you’re feeling active there’s volleyball, tennis, boules and basketball on site, as well as cycle routes so you can explore the local countryside.
Camping Grande Tortue is the perfect base for exploring the famous chateaux of the Loire. Check out the tapestry and Old Master paintings at Château de Chenonceau, and the iconic Château de Chambord, both just 30 kilometres from the campsite. Take a day trip to the medieval town of Blois for cobbled streets and stunning architecture. For an action packed family day out, visit the Fantasy Forest activity park in Mosnes where activities include mountain biking, canoeing and paintballing. Children will also love ZooParc de Beauval, famous for its elephants and giant pandas.