FRANCE BURGUNDY SAONNE ET LOIRE Château de Sully-sur-Loire

The statuesque Château de Sully [+33 385820986 www.chateaudesully.com/ ad/ch €7.70/4.80] is located right on the outskirts of the village of Sully. This Renaissance building used to belong to the Marshall MacMahon, duke of Burgundy. The former president of France was born in this very place. The castle remains under the MacMahon family’s ownership. The castle welcomes visitors with a long courtyard and stands enclosed by an English-style garden. The interior is well worth a visit as it boasts beautiful furnishing. The surrounding vineyards also enhance the beauty of this stately edifice. Guided tours are held for both the castle interior and the surrounding vineyards.