Registered Guide, Transportation, Entrance Fees, Wine Tour and Tastings, Available from April 19th to October 22nd
Pick-up: 09:00 AM at the Tours Tourist Office.
and 09:30 AM at the Amboise Tourist Office.
Guided tour of the Chateau of Blois.
The chateau of Blois is unique in its combination of four styles: Medieval, Gothic, Renaissance and Classical. Home of Kings Louis XII and François I, it stands for the memories of a tragic event in history.
Tour and Tasting at an organic local winery.
Enjoy an exclusive and convivial tasting of Cheverny and Cour-Cheverny wines, King François the 1st 's favourite wines, at a local winery. Then wines of the domain and terroir specialities.
Lunch at your leisure.
Guided tour of the Chateau of Cheverny.
It has been owned by the same family since the 13th Century. Thanks to some of the most beautiful furniture in the Loire Valley, The Marquis Hurault de Vibraye succeeded in giving warmth and life to his chateau. The chateau, which led to the creation of Moulinsart in the famous comic book Tintin, is also famous for the tradition of the horse-back hunt and its impressive pack of 100 dogs. You may have a chance to witness the spectacular daily event of “the dogs’ soup”.
Guided tour of the Chateau of Chambord.
Drive to the Estate of Chambord, whose national game reserve as large as the city of Paris! The Chateau de Chambord (guided tour) is a unique monument as defined by its architecture and proportions. Leonardo da Vinci likely took part in its conception. With more than 400 rooms and the double spiral staircase, Chambord is a highlight of the Loire Valley.
Drop-off: 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
- An English speaking guide
- Entry tickets and tours of the Chateaux of Blois, Cheverny and Chambord
- Tour and a wine tasting at an organic local winery
This tour does not include
- Personal expenses
- Extra drinks
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