Loiret holiday homes are situated in the region of Centre, France and the department is often associated with Joan of Arc, so Loiret is a great place to holiday if you like finding out about history. Orleans is the capital of Loiret and this is where Joan of Arc is most associated to as the Siege of Orleans took place here. If you want to follow the history of Joan of Arc, many important battles happened throughout Loiret and you can travel through the towns of Chécy, Gien, Jargeau and Patay to celebrate Joan's history.
Being the capital, close to holiday rentals Loiret, Orleans has plenty of attractions to see such as the cathedral and the medieval city centre. A visit to Joan of Arc's house is also recommended, as well as taking a trip to the Parc Floral de la Source: the most visited attraction in Loiret. The gardens include those dedicated to roses and irises. The Orleans Forest and the Domaine du Ciran, which is just south of Orleans, are great places for more active visitors who will enjoy walking from holiday rentals Loiret. In the parks you can enjoy marked trails and have the chance to see wildlife such as deer in their natural environment.
Loiret holiday homes provide the perfect base to explore the department and visit an official beautiful village of France, the Yevre-le-Chatel which is situated north-east of Orleans. Surrounding departments of the Centre region, like Loir-et-Cher and Indre-et-Loire can also be visited from holiday rentals Loiret, as well as visiting the neighbouring region Burgundy and Yonne, the bordering department to Loiret.