Between the wars, Chateaubriant was called ‘the European capital of the plough’, and it has not lost its agricultural heart. Every Wednesday it holds an important cattle market. Chateaubriant has beautiful houses and a famous chateau and it is set in a region of lakes, rivers and forests, famous for being an ancient centre of industry and perfect for interesting walks, rambles and hikes.
A wide range of sight-seeing opportunities and activities are on our doorstep. The tourist office is a great place to start for information on the following and more. Website: www.tourisme-Chateaubriant.fr/en/
Wednesday 20th August 2014