Things to see and do - Gien
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The austere yet appealing red- and black-brick walls of the oldest of the Châteaux of the Loire dominate the town and its museum devoted to Gien's famous blue-and-yellow earthenware. The impressive château is now home to a superb international Museum of Hunting .
Tourist attractions Gien : Things to see and do
Place du Château
This interesting museum of hunting is housed in the Château de Gien (rebuilt just before 1500). It offers a full picture of the arts and techniques of hunting: tapestries, ceramics, paintings and also beautifully made hunting weapons. The great hall ..
21 Quai de Sully F - 45500 Gien
This hotel is set on the banks of the Loire River, in the centre of Gien, and features a garden with a terrace. It offers a bar and elevator and some of the rooms have air conditioning and free Wi-Fi access. The guest rooms at Hôtel Sanotel include ..
10 Route de Bourges F - 45500 Gien
Prix Prices from : 45 €
The hotel Anne De Beaujeu is 600 metres from Chateau de Gien and only 50 metres from the river Loire. Featuring free WiFi throughout the property, Anne De Beaujeu offers pet-friendly accommodation in Gien. Guests can enjoy the on-site bar. Each room..
13 Quai de Nice F - 45500 Gien
Hotel La Poularde is situated in Gien in the Centre region, on the banks of the Loire River. The hotel proposes an on-site restaurant and free Wi-Fi internet access in public areas. The guest rooms at Hotel La Poularde include a flat-screen TV with ..
Z.A. Le Clair-Ruisseau F - 45500 Poilly-lez-Gien
14 route de Bourges F - 45500 Gien
Here, on the left bank of the Loire, the freshness comes as much from the breeze as it does from the carefully selected ingredients. At the helm, Arnaud Billard devises subtle associations of ingredients to create tasty market-based dishes. Cooking t..
13 quai de Nice F - 45500 Gien
This bourgeois house on the banks of the river serves traditional cuisine. There is of course fattened chicken on the menu, as well as frogs' legs and brill in Chinon wine. The rooms are practical and well kept.
66 rue Bernard-Palissy F - 45500 Gien
Pan-fried langoustine tails, roast quasi of veal and potatoes with garlic: the chef uses primarily seasonal ingredients, which prompts him to regularly update his creations. Diners sate their appetite in a dining area divided between two inviting roo..
22 quai Lenoir F - 45500 Gien
A refreshing place, run by a duo who complement each other: Céline for the savoury and Stéphane for the sweet. Everything is prepared to order and the recipes are wonderfully generous. The dishes all have hints of the South of France, since that is w..