L'abbaye Royale


Unusual tours

We offer some unusual tours of the site that take in some of the lesser-known corners of Fontevraud Royal Abbey, viewed from a novel historical perspective. These tours bring to life what is known about the buildings and the lives of those who lived in them over nine centuries. A variety of different tours are proposed for the curious – with a particular focus on the monastic or penitentiary periods, an underground discovery, or a nocturnal tour during the summer months … Come and discover the Royal Abbey as you have never seen it before!