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The Best of Vallées de la Loire

4 days / 3 nights Shared Tour

 

 

Price per person from:

3-star Hotel Artiste : 533€
2 participants minimum

 

Included in the price :
3 nights accommodation B&B in Tours

Private transfers on day 1 & 4

Full Day Shared Tours on day 2 & 3 in executive minivan with qualified English- or Spanish-speaking driver-guide

 


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How it works

 

This Loire Valley tour takes the form of a shared tour, leaving at precise hour and available every day. Transport is ensured by comfortable air-conditioned minivan with a qualified English- or Spanish-speaking driver-guide. You will be sharing this tour with other participants (8 maximum).

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Optional: Should you wish to combine elements of other escorted tours or wine tours with this selection, please do not hesitate to contact us.


Highlights

 

Discover the impressive heritage of the Loire Valley with guided visits of the local gardens, museums, as well as tours of some of the most breath-taking castles in France: Château de Chenonceau & Château d'Amboise.

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Enjoy also the landscapes, the castles gardens and the charming city of Tours.


 

   Day 1: Arrival in Tours
  

Arrival in Saint-Pierre-des-Corps.

 

Pick-up by your driver & transfer from Saint-Pierre-des-Corps TGV train station to your hotel in Tours

 

Check-in & overnight at your hotel.

 

Crédit Photo : L. de Serres


Day 2: Amboise - Cheverny - Chambord - Chenonceau

 

Breakfast at your hotel.

Meet your driver-guide & enjoy a Full Day Tour. You will be wandering through ancient castles, filled with history, and walking around magnificent gardens! The Royal château of Amboise which is an elegant Renaissance château, overlooking the Loire River and the medieval city of Amboise. Visit of Cheverny, one of the finest castle in the Loire Valley. You will visit the Château de Chambord, the largest Renaissance castle born from the greatest genius of all the times, Leonardo Da Vinci. End your tour by a visit of the castle of Chenonceau, known as 'Château des Dames'. It is certainly one of the most romantic castles in Loire Valley.

Back to & overnight at your hotel in Tours.

 

Crédit Photo : L. de Serres


 

Day 3: Azay-le-Rideau - Villandry - Usse - Langeais

 

Breakfast at your hotel.

Meet your driver-guide and start the tour of the Château of Azay-le-Rideau, one of the purest gems of Renaissance architecture in the Loire Valley.

We will not forget to admire the chateau under every angle with a stroll around the English style garden, a jewel case of greenness for what is considered today as one of the most beautiful stone diamonds in Touraine. Discover the Château de Villandry and its magnificent gardens. This castle is one of the last built during the Renaissance period in the Loire Valley. Visit of the Château de Usse which used to belong to the various families who owned the site throughout the centuries; and plunge yourself into the daily life of a prince at the end of the Middle Ages in the Château de Langeais.

Back to Tours & overnight in your hotel.

 

Day 4: Departure

 

Breakfast at your hotel.

Transfer from your hotel in Tours to Saint-Pierre-des-Corps Train Station.

 


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Crédit Photo : David Darrault - OT Tourraine