Where to swim around Blois, Tours and Orléans?

This summer, come and discover swimming spots and leisure parks, to unwind and enjoy nautical activities. These lakes and rivers are sure to delight young and old. 

Where to swim around Orléans?  

Châlette-sur-Loing Leisure Park  
Come and enjoy summer at the Chalette-sur-Loing Leisure Park, where the sandy banks of the lake are ready and waiting to welcome you. For kids, there’s no need to worry: two swimming zones are marked out and lifeguarded in July and August. And if you get a bit peckish, there are picnic areas as well as food and beverage stands.  

Puits Lake Leisure Park in Cerdon  
This leisure park, located on the biggest lake in Sologne and surrounded by woods, is perfect for a day trip to enjoy nature. At the Puits Lake, you can practice all kinds of water sports like sailing, water skiing and pedal boating. Of course, you can also choose to chill out on the beach or have a swim with your family.  

Vallée Lake Leisure Park in Combreux  
Venture to the heart of the Orléans Forest and discover the Vallée Lake Leisure Park. It’s a perfect spot for swimming, with many activities on offer. Rediscover your love for summer sports, with beach volleyball and boules courts available. And for adventurous souls, come and try stand-up paddleboard on the Vallée Lake.  

Bois Lake Leisure Park in Vieilles-Maisons-sur-Joudry  
Come and take a dip in the Bois Lake in Vieilles-Maisons-sur-Joudry. Surrounded by the Orléans Forest, enjoy a preserved, natural space that’s lovely for a swim. You won’t be able to resist a peaceful nap after bathing at the beach. And if you feel like it, why not take a stroll on the shady paths bordering the lake.  

Where to swim around Tours?  

Descartes Leisure Park  
Get ready for a day full of the various activities offered at the Descartes Leisure Park. There’s something for everyone: aquatic area, minigolf, sports area, beach volleyball. And after a bit of physical exertion, there’s nothing better than a swim. Dive into the cool water and enjoy the various spaces at this relaxing place.  

Chemillé-sur-Indrois Leisure Park  
At the water sports centre at Chemillé-sur-Indrois Lake, you can relax at the beach and swimming area. But you can also enjoy water sports on the lake, such as canoeing, sailing, boating, and more. And to spice up your trip, why not try the impressive zipline over the water at Clic’lac Aventure.  

Swimming at Hommes Lake  
The Hommes Lake is the perfect place for a day’s swimming with family or friends. The clear water and summer lifeguards means you can enjoy a cooling dip while feeling perfectly safe. During the day, experience a delightful and natural swimming spot with sports facilities available. And if you don’t feel like heading home, why not stay a little longer at the open-air cafe, open all summer.  

Swimming at Bléré Beach  
The banks of the Cher River are perfect for swimming and relaxing. Pick a spot to spend a day in the sunshine on Bléré Beach and enjoy a moment on the water’s edge. Then, cool down in the shallow river, where there are lifeguards keeping an eye on swimmers all summer long. If you feel like keeping the day going, there are events offered certain evenings. 

Where to swim around Blois?  

Villiers-sur-Loir Lake  
Come and relax at the Villiers Lake leisure park. It’s a perfect swimming spot for families, where you can also practice many outdoor activities thanks to the volleyball and boules courts and ping-pong tables. And if you also want to enjoy the lake, you can choose to rent windsurf boards, catamarans, pedal boats, canoes, and more.  

Natural swimming at Grand Chambord  
Come and try the natural bathing experience at Grand Chambord. This innovative pool uses natural water filtration methods, thereby creating a space for swimming in symbiosis with the surrounding nature. You can swim in clear water, while enjoying a natural, attractive landscape. Wellbeing and relaxation guaranteed!  

Beach at the leisure park on the banks of the Cher in Montrichard  
Come to this beach on the banks of the Cher River for a swim with an incredible view of Château of Montrichard. You can enjoy the beach as well as tree-filled, shady areas. Many events are organised in summer, and beach volleyball and beach soccer pitches await you for unforgettable moments. You can also enjoy a free boat ride, connecting the leisure park beach to the town centre.  

Saint Aignan Island Beach  
Come and enjoy a sunny afternoon on the banks of the Cher River at Saint Aignan Island Beach. You will discover a friendly place, with a restaurant open in summer and games for kids. Young and old can swim in complete safety, with a lifeguard in attendance. And don’t miss the concerts, every Thursday evening during the summer period.  
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