Services and Highlights:
(4 Days / 3 Nights - Prices on request)
Executive coach for transfers and excursions according to the program.
English speaking professional guide throughout the tour
Accommodation in 3 to 5-star hotels
If you enjoy wandering through ancient chateaux, filled with history, and walking around magnificent gardens this tour is made for you! From the famous Chateau d’Amboise to the stunning Chateau de Cheverny and the unmissable Chateau de Chambord, discover the magic of these unforgettable place. Also on program some wine tasting in Vouvray cellars.
Groups must be established before contacting us (9 participants minimum). If you are less than 9, we organise Private Escorted Tours.
Our know-how is our essential asset to guarantee high-quality tours in France, as we have created a real network of partners, from coach companies to guides, boutique hotels and gourmet restaurants. We selected them meticulously to ensure the maximum comfort during your whole stay.
Day 1: Paris / Amboise
Arrival in CDG airport. Welcome by your driver and your guide and coach transfer to the Loire Valley. Visit of Vouvray cellars and wine tastings. First taste of the Loire Chateaux with a visit to a private chateau, its grounds and visit the Jardins de Valmer. Settle into your hotel, a medieval building completely restored, not far from Amboise in the heart of the Loire valley. Overnight.
Day 2: Villandry / Azay-le-Rideau / Aulée
After breakfast, full day of discovery of the south Loire valley. Visit of the Gardens of the Château de Villandry: Villandry is best known, at least abroad, as France's archetypal potager, a kitchen garden elevated to a regal plain and Frenchified to the maximum, with its seemingly endless geometric parterres edged in immaculately clipped boxwood. Visit of the castle of Azay le Rideau : the elegant lines of Azay-le-Rideau, reflected in its wide moat, have been seen around the world, attracting millions of visitors. A masterpiece of the first French Renaissance period, Azay is symbolically reminiscent of late 15th century medieval fortresses. Visit the gardens of a private chateau with extensive flowerig pergolas, roses, honeysucle and clematis. Visit the Chateau de l'Aulée and enjoy some wine-tasting in is excellent-value wines. The production of this domain is composed of still wines AOC Azay-le-Rideau, traditional-method Touraine and Crémant de Loire.
Return to your hotel for overnight
Crédit Photo: CDT Touraine, David Darrault