Touraine Evasion

Tour Details - N° B


Meeting at the tourism office of Amboise 5 minutes prior to departure where you’ll be welcomed by your driver

Leaving at 10.00 am

for a 1 hour trip to Chambord following the scenic road along the banks of the Loire river with an outside view on the châteaux of Chaumont sur Loire & Blois

The château of Chambord( Visit and lunch break: 2h15 )

The dream of a King

Chambord is the largest of the Loire Valley Chateaux, it has 440 rooms, 365 chimneys, one monumental double helix staircase and 76 secondary staircases. In the midst of a 13000 acres parc surrounded by a 32 kilometers / 20 miles long wall, this majestic 156 meters long construction is a symbol of the climax of the Renaissance.

Lunch at your convenience in the parc of Chambord

Leaving at 1 pm

for a 25 mn trip to Cheverny through the forest of Chambord

The château of Cheverny( Visit: 1h )

The "Grand Siècle" style

Construit en une seule fois de 1604 à 1634, Cheverny dresse sa façade classique de pierre blanche au milieu d’un magnifique parc à l’Anglaise . Toujours habité par la même famille, ce château est une exception dans e Val de Loire par sa rare unité de style tant dans son architecture que dans sa riche décoration intérieure.

45 minutes trip to Chenonceau

The château of Chenonceau( Visit: 1h30 )

Chateau of the Ladies

The most famous and visited chateau of the Loire Valley was built on the Cher river in natural surroundings where water and gardens combine harmoniously. Thanks to Catherine Briçonnet, the builder – Diane de Poitiers, the favorite lady – Catherine de Medici, the queen – and Louise de Lorraine, the queen dowager,the chateau of Chenonceau was the setting of an incredible history full of romance and unexpected events.

20 min trip back to Amboise

through the forest of Amboise

Back at 5.15 pm

Your driver will drop you off at the tourism office of Amboise

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