Registered Guide, Transportation, Entrance Fees, Wine Tour and Tastings.
Pick-up: 09:00 AM, Tours Tourist Office.
09:30 AM Amboise Tourist Office.
Guided Tour of the Chateau of Chenonceau.
The unique architecture of the Chateau of Chenonceau makes it one of the most exquisite Chateaux in the Loire Valley. Nicknamed "The Ladies Chateau", the castle of Chenonceau is related to important French women such as Diane de Poitiers and Catherine de Medici. The magnificent Renaissance Gardens around it make it even more spectacular.
Transfer to Amboise for the lunch.
Les Caves Ambacia, the Loire Valley Wine Experience!
Sensorial visit and Vintages' Odyssey followed by a guided wine tasting with a sommelier (extra wines are at an additional cost).
Optional lunch at Caves Ambacia (35€/person).
Caves Ambacia welcomes you in its restaurant "l'Oppidum" where you will discover typcial Loire Valley products such as Cheeses, Delicatessen and fishes.
You will be delighted by the view on the Loire River!
This option includes a 2 courses menu (Dish & Dessert) with a glass of Loire Valley wine and a coffee.
Or Lunch at leisure in Amboise.
Transfer to Chambord.
Guided tour of the Chateau of Chambord.
Drive to the Estate of Chambord, a national game reserve as large as the city of Paris. The Chateau de Chambord (guided tour) is a unique monument by its architecture and proportions. Leonardo da Vinci probably took part in the conception of the project. With more than 400 rooms and its double spiral staircase, the Chambord is a highlight of the Loire Valley.
Drop-off is at 05:30 PM at the Tours Tourist Office
or 06:00 PM at the Amboise Tourist Office.
This tour includes
- Transportation in a comfortable minivan
- English speaking escort guide
- Entry tickets and guided tours of Castles of Chenonceau and Chambord
- Tour and Wine tasting at Caves Ambacia
This tour does not include
- Personal expenses
- The cost of additional drinks
- Lunch (available at Caves Ambacia)
Hotel pick up is possible at 15.00 € per person (and only for hotels located in the Loire Valley between Amboise and Tours).
Loire Valley Day tours from Paris (save time and money with the TGV).
The city of Tours being only 70 minutes away from Paris by TGV, here is our train time table recommendation : To be advised shortly