Châteaux de la Loire – 3 nights €370 per person
Embark on an unforgettable journey through the picturesque Loire Valley, located in central France. Known as the “Garden of France,” this region is celebrated for its breathtaking landscapes, charming villages, and, most notably, its magnificent châteaux. Immerse yourself in the rich history, cultural heritage, and culinary delights that the Loire Valley has to offer.
Day 1: Arrival in the Loire Valley Upon arrival, settle into your comfortable accommodations and take some time to explore the surrounding area at your leisure.
Day 2: Château de Chambord and Château de Cheverny Begin your exploration with a visit to the iconic Château de Chambord. Marvel at its fairy-tale-like architecture, with its distinctive French Renaissance design and impressive turrets. Explore the grandiose halls, intricate staircases, and the vast surrounding parkland. Continue to the elegant Château de Cheverny, renowned for its well-preserved interiors and picturesque gardens.
Day 3: Château d’Amboise and Clos Lucé Discover the Château d’Amboise, which offers breathtaking views over the Loire River and showcases a blend of Gothic and Renaissance architectural styles. Learn about its historical significance as a royal residence. Next, immerse yourself in the world of Leonardo da Vinci at Clos Lucé. This historic manor house was the final residence of the great artist. Explore the rooms where da Vinci lived and worked, gaining insight into his genius and inventions. Walk through the lovely gardens that once inspired him and see life-size models of his inventions on display.
Day 4: Château de Chenonceau and departure Discover the graceful beauty of the Château de Chenonceau, an architectural masterpiece gracefully spanning the Cher River. Admire its unique design and explore the beautifully landscaped gardens. Marvel at the gallery that extends across the river, known as the “Gallery of the Ladies,” and learn about the influential women who left their mark on this remarkable château.
370.00 EUR per person in 1/2 twin/double sharing
140.00 EUR per person single room supplement
Terms and conditions
- • 30% deposit at confirmation to secure the booking (refundable until 35 days prior to departure)
- • Balance to be paid at 35 days prior to departure
- • Cancellation is free of charge until 35 days prior to departure
- • Afterwards 100% cancellation charges will apply
Included / Not Included
- 3 nights in a hotel in central Tours
- Breakfast included
- Visit of Chambord Castle
- Visit of Cheverny Castle
- Visit of Ambois Castle
- Visit of Clos Lucé
- Visit of Chenonceau Castle
- Transfers Meals and drinks
- Personal expenses
Ibis Styles Tours Centre 3* – Website
ibis Styles Tours Centre hotel near the historic center of Tours is the ideal starting point for visiting the Loire castles or exploring the vineyards of Vouvray or Chinon. Plumerau Square with its bars and quaint houses, cafés on the banks of the Loire, the tower, Charlemagne and its panorama, the Olivier Debré Museum of Modern Art are easily accessible from the hotel.
Place of departure: 4 Place de la Liberte, 37000 TOURS, France
Accommodation location: Tours
Tours Accessible to all audiences: yes