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Loire Valley Castles Small Group Day Trip from Paris by Minivan

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  • Location: Paris, France
  • Duration: 12 hours (approx.)
  • Tour code: 2050PLUSCW
The day dedicated to "Renaissance" starts with a visit of Amboise Castle, where King Francis 1st welcomed Leonardo Da Vinci at the end of his life. After lunch (included), you leave for Chenonceau Castle and the day finishes with a visit of Chambord.
Discover Château d’Amboise, a favored royal residence during the Renaissance. Here, in the Chapel of St Hubert, the remains of Leonardo da Vinci are buried. After a visit of the Chateau, enjoy lunch with drinks (included). At the beginning of the afternoon, there is a visit to Chenonceau Castle, called the "Chateau aux Dames" built on the Cher. Finally, you will visit the impressive Chambord Castle before returning to Paris.

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Centrally located Paris hotel (Zip codes 75001-75020)
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Returns to original departure point at approximately 7:15pm

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Loire Valley Castles Tour

Loire Valley Castles Small Group Day Trip from Paris by Minivan with an English-speaking driver/guide

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Loire Valley Castles Small Group Day Trip from Paris by Minivan

Loire Valley Castles and Wines Day Trip from Paris by Minivan

  • Lunch with drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Visit Amboise castle
  • Visit Chenonceau castle and its gardens
  • Visit Chambord castle
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Food and drink, unless specified
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Traveler Reviews

Reviewed by: Linda F, December 2014

What a wonderful day trip! Our guide was so knowledgeable and engaging! I highly recommend this excursion, in fact, if I am fortunate enough to visit France again I will take this day trip a second time.

Reviewed by: Anne C, December 2014

Fantastic trip The Chateaux were amazing.
Very good commentary on the bus, then we were able to visit at our own pace.
Delicious lunch at the Orangarie Restaurant at Chenonceau.
Highly recommended.

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Tour code: 2050PLUSCW