We have selected surprising and marvelous treasures that you will certainly enjoy discovering. Let’s take a moment for an art history lesson about frescos and their technique so that you can appreciate their beauty…
Twenty churches to visit
The miraculous catch of fishes to be discovered in the capitular room of the Trinity Abbey in Vendôme.
Christ in majesty in the Saint Gilles chapel in Montoire-sur-le-Loir (see the full-scale reconstitution at the Cité de I’Architecture in Paris).
Saint-Genest church in Lavardin, one of the “most beautiful villages of France”.
Saint-Jacques-des-Guérets church at the foot of the little troglodytic town of Trôo.
Areines church with 12th century frescos.
Saint-Calais church in Meslay with 20th century Byzantine-style paintings.