France is renowned for its magnificent castles. In this section of France This Way we bring together some of the best, the most interesting, and the most popular French chateaux with visitors to the country. You can also start exploring using our map of castles in France.
There are said to be more than 1000 castles in the Dordogne region of south-west France. Although many are closed to the public, the most important chateau can be visited, and bear witness to the tumultuous events of the Hundred Years War in the region between the French and English. Dramatically located, the castles in the region are among the most fascinating to be found in France.
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