Chenonceau and Chambord Tour with Wine-Tasting from Tours or Amboise
Attractions & guided tours

Chenonceau and Chambord Tour with Wine-Tasting from Tours or Amboise

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Based on 4 reviews
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£178.00
Free cancellation
language
Language: English
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Mobile voucher accepted
duration
Duration: 9 hours
Do this because
  • Visit the two most popular Loire Valley castles
  • Explore the countryside and become part of the beautiful landscape
  • Dive into the world of winemaking - see the transformation from grape to glass
What to expect

Led by an expert guide, you'll dive into French history visiting the castles of Chambord and Chenonceau. You'll enjoy a wine tasting in a typical limestone cave cellar on such wines as Vouvray.

The first stop on your agenda is the Chateau of Chenonceau, a unique piece of architecture with arches crossing the river like a bridge. Also called "the ladies chateau", it has been inhabited exclusively by women of which the famous Catherine de Medicis. Surrounded by magnificent gardens, it has an impressive furniture and painting collection.

The visit and tasting takes place at the Caves Ambacia. Sensory visit and Odyssey of the Vintages tour followed by a tasting of 3 wines. Enjoy free time for lunch in Amboise.

After lunch, you'll drive to Chambord, the largest and most spectacular piece of architecture of the Loire Valley. Nestled in a forest as large as Paris, this hunting lodge built by King François I houses 426 rooms, 282 fireplaces, and a mindblowing double helix staircase undertaken by Leonardo da Vinci.

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What's included
  • check Entrance tickets to chateaux de Chenonceau and Chambord
  • check Transportation in 8 seats minibus
  • check Guide
  • check Guided tour
  • check Wine tasting
What's not included
  • x_not_included Personal expenses
  • x_not_included Accommodation
  • x_not_included Train tickets
  • x_not_included Lunch
Where

Tourist Office of Tours, 78-82 Rue Bernard Palissy, 37000, Tours, France

Meeting point:
Meet your guide in front of the Tourist Office of Tours at 8.55AM or in front of the Tourist Office of Amboise at 9.25AM
What to remember

Know in advance:

  • Please be sure to mention the pickup point during the booking steps : Tours at 8.55AM or Amboise at 9.25AM
  • Please wear comfortable shoes for this tour
  • Please bring baby seat(s) if you are joining with children/infants
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Provider
France Intense
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

What people say about this experience

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4.5/5

Based on 4 reviews from verified customers

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  • Anonymous

    From United States of America - September 2022

    Excellent

    Overall rated

    5/5

  • Anonymous

    From Italy - August 2018

    Excellent

    Overall rated

    5/5

    Chateau meravigliosi, guida brillante, degustazione vini e formaggi, nonché lunch ottimi!!!

  • Anonymous

    - July 2018

    Great

    Overall rated

    4/5

    Fantastic

  • Anonymous

    - March 2018

    Great

    Overall rated

    4/5

    Hassle-free! Do yourself a favor and book before you go.

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