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.
Loire Valley Castles Small Group Day Trip from Paris by Minivan
The chateau at Chenonceau
This was a very interesting and beautiful chateau with stories about its evolution and residents that were fun to hear ...
Photo by: Ron and Nina'sParis Tours
The Grande Dame - Chenonceaux
Fernando and Liz visiting the chateaux on a beautiful day
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entering the front gate
Photo by: Kenneth H
On an autumn morning!!
On a brisk autumn morning
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Centrally located Paris hotel (Zip codes 75001-75020)
Returns to original departure point at approximately 7:15pm
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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
Food and drink, unless specified
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Not wheelchair accessible
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