DISCOVER CHENONCEAU, AMBOISE & CHAMBORD.
A member of our staff can pick you up anywhere.
Then you will discover the treasure of Loire Valley on a 9-seat comfy minibus.
One of the best moments of the day you will first visit of Chenonceau castle, one of the most visited castles after Versailles.
Chenonceau is built on the Cher and this makes it unique and amazing.
The gardens are named after Catherine de Medicis and Diane de Poitiers and the setting accurately depicts the French art of living at that time.
You will have lunch at a restaurant where you can taste and eat some typical French local dishes and wine. (Michelin reference)
You will visit Amboise Royal Castle where you will discover the kings’ secrets.
It was one of Francis I’s favorite castles.
The medieval fortress became a royal residence.
It is one of the first times Renaissance architecture was brought in the Loire Valley.
The king invited Leonardo da Vinci for the last 3 years of his life.
The Italian genius spent his time drawing and teaching urbanism and architecture.
His cremains were moved to the Chapelle Saint Hubert.
The view on the Loire river is breathtaking.
The trip will end with the visit of the French « Valley of Kings » at Chambord, considered today as a masterpiece of the Renaissance era.
There, you will be able to fully discover king Francis’ I passion for architecture.
At the end of this great experience, we will bring you back to the departure place.