The river Loire. Fun facts!!!!. It’s the longest river in France. The Loire River, which starts in the west and flows to the Atlantic Ocean,. Fact. it drains an area of 117,054 km2 (45,195 sq mi), which represents more than a fifth of France's land area. More fun facts.
It’s the longest river in France
The Loire River, which starts in the west and flows to the Atlantic Ocean,
The blue line shows the source of the river
This line show the start of the river
The Loire Valley has been called the "Garden of France
The source of the loire river is located in South-Eastern France, at the bottom of the "mont Gerbier de Jonc". From that mount the Loire runs for 1,013 kilometres, first North, then West to the Atlantic Ocean.