Built between the 14th and 16th centuries, it's one of the best preserved walled towns in France. With 10 towers and 4 gates to see, a highlight of the town is the Gothic-styled "Chapelle Notre Dame de La Blanche" which is the oldest building in the city and was built in the 14th century. However, if you're planning on visiting Guerande from holiday apartments Loire Atlantique, you should also visit the church of Saint Aubin for it's spectacular stained glass windows.
For the nature lovers among you, a trip to Jardin des plantes in Nantes is a great place to head from Loire Atlantique holiday rentals. The city garden contains around 11,000 plant species, as well as ponds, an artificial mountain and statues surrounding the pathways. For those on a family holiday, it makes a great day trip as there's also a children's play area and after the kids are worn out, why not have a picnic on the grass? If you fancy travelling around Loire Valley a little more while on holiday in holiday rentals Loire Atlantique, visit the surrounding departments Vendee, Sarthe, Morbihan and the bordering Ille-et-Vilaine department.