Ticket to the Royal Fortress of Chinon
Attractions & guided tours

Ticket to the Royal Fortress of Chinon

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£9.00
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Language: English , Italian , French , Spanish , German , Portuguese , Russian , Dutch , Chinese
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Mobile voucher accepted
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Validity: Flexible
Do this because
  • Explore a medieval fortress in the Loire Valley with a HistoPad
  • Immerse yourself in the history secrets of France and England
  • Be captivated by the stories of important figures of the Middle Ages
What to expect

Listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Royal Fortress of Chinon is one of the few medieval sites in the Loire Valley. Come and visit the castle of Chinon and lift the veil on French history secrets through the adventures of Jeanne d'Arc and Richard Coeur de Lion.

Take the time to visit this heritage and follow in the footsteps of Eleanor of Aquitaine, Henri II of England, and Joan of Arc with the use of HistoPad! Travel back through to the Middle Ages with a spectacular virtual 360° experience in the 12th, 14th, and 15th centuries.

Enjoy an informative experience for adults and fun activity for children who can take part in a treasure hunt! Treasure hunters will receive a reward by email. Bigger kids can also take a medieval selfie with virtual costumes to dress up in with the HistoPad.

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What's included
  • check Interactive tour with the HistoPad
  • check Treasure hunt for children
  • check Entrance ticket
Where

Forteresse Royale de Chinon, 2 Rue du Château, 37500 Chinon, France

Meeting point:
Please present your voucher at the reception of the castle. The fortress is a 20-minute walk from Chinon station and a 5-minute drive. Bus: line B, from Chinon station to the Ccemetery (5 min from the fortress).
What to remember
  • The interactive tour with the HistoPad is available in 9 languages: French, English, German, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, Dutch, Chinese, and Russian
  • The languages spoken on-site are French and English
  • Proof of identity may be requested at the ticket counter
  • Suitable for people with mobility impairments
  • Dogs are forbidden except outside (held on a leash)
  • Possibility to eat near the site at Le Lysandre
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Provider
Conseil Départemental d'Indre-et-Loire
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Unfortunately, we can't offer you a refund nor can we change or cancel your booking for this particular product, due to our partner's policy.

What people say about this experience

Excellent

4.5/5

Based on 2 reviews from verified customers

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  • Anonymous

    From United States of America - February 2024

    Excellent

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    5/5

  • Anonymous

    From Switzerland - May 2023

    Great

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