Loire Valley Castles Tour with Wine-Tasting from Blois

Tours & Sightseeing in France
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Tour description

Explore three of the most popular castles of the Loire Valley on this small-group day tour from the historical city of Blois. Departure at 9:15am from the square castle of Blois to Chambord, Cheverny and Chenonceau castles. The return to the Blois is expected to 6:00pm.

The visit will begin in the morning with the discovery the castle of Chenonceau (1H45).Chenonceau is the most visited and photographed chateau of the Loire Valley in France. It is often described as ‘the ladies castle’ as throughout its history it is they who have most influenced is design.Then our visit will continue to the castle of Cheverny (1H15). Inhabited by the same family for over 6 centuries, the castle of Cheverny, its gardens, its labyrinth and its 3D Tintin exhibition will give family and friends an unforgettable experience.Near the castle, there is "La maison des vins" where you will also enjoy a wine tasting of the local wines of the Loire Valley before to continue our visit to the castle of Chambord (2H00).Chambord is the largest castle in the Loire Valley and one of the most recognizable castle in the world because of its very distinctive French Renaissance architecture. You can explore the spectacular open double spiral staircase designed by Leonardo Da Vinci or the newly-restored "jardins à la francaise"  as they were in the 18th century.

What's included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Skip-the-line access to the castles
  • Guaranteed to skip the lines

What's not included

  • Entrance fees to the castles