"Encounters at Fontevraud" at the Abbaye Royale de Fontevraud, Fontevraud-l’Abbaye
In order to discover the spectacular abbey in a different light, experts lead visitors on a stroll full of history and anecdotes revolving around different and unexpected themes.
For instance, cinema-mad manager Hervé, unveils backstage stories from movies filmed at the Abbey during his tour “Silence, we’re filming!” And why not extend your stay by stopping off at the hotel? A designer destination – which has recently won the European prize for designer hotel in 2014 – which brims with the architectural history of the place. B.D. www.fontevraud.fr