Registered Guide, Transportation, Entrance Fees, Wine Tour and Tastings, Overnight at the Hotel Relais de Chambord, Available from March 2nd to December 23rd
Day 1 : Chenonceau, Caves Ambacia, Chambord
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.
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).
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 04:30 PM at the Relais de Chambord****
Check in at the Relais de Chambord****.
Enjoy the best of the Loire Valley! After touring the two highlights of the region, Chenonceau and Chambord, you will surely enjoy the Relais de Chambord****.
Day 2: Check out & end of services
The hotel is located right in front of the magnificent Château, a wonder of the French Renaissance and listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Recently restored, the Relais de Chambord**** offers a beautiful bar, an intimate restaurant and comfortable rooms with refined, modern amenities (Wi-Fi, safe-box). Above all are the wonderful views of the park, the river and the château. The bar is an ideal place to enjoy a cocktail at sunset (request to sit on the back terrace!). The delightful eatery welcomes you for an amazing meal created by chef Alexandre Trazeres who works exclusively with local producers. Taste his foie gras, his lièvre à la royale or his café et cognac cake! After all that you'll have earned a night in the comfy room, all of which have unique decor and offer one-of-a-kind views. Silence and serenity will be the key words of your experience at the Relais de Chambord****! If you'd like to stay a little longer near the château, don’t hesitate to book in the Nuxe Spa, unforgettable in itself!
Accommodations may change according to availability. Should one provider be unavailable we will offer a quality, comparable alternative in the immediate vicinity of Chambord.
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
- One night at the Hotel Relais de Chambord in a double occupancy superior room, with breakfast and taxes included.
This tour does not include
- Personal expenses
- The cost of additional drinks
- Lunch (available at Caves Ambacia)
- Private transfers
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