Discover the fascinating Clos-Lucé, where Leonardo da Vinci lived, and commemorate the 500th anniversary of his death in the town of Amboise. Ride along the Loire Valley rivers and vineyards and learn everything about its unique landscapes and history !
1.45pm : Meet your guide at Tours Tourist Office, follow your guide and step into a shuttle train, you're off to Amboise! Once in Amboise, adjust your E-bike and follow your guide through the charming old town of Amboise! You will have a stunning view on the impressive royal Chateau of Amboise before riding to the unique Clos-Lucé, residence where Leonardo da Vinci’s had a peaceful time for the last three years of his life.Once you arrive, your guide will take you for a complete visit. You will learn everything about Leonardo da Vinci’s friendship with the French King as well as his creations and main inventions. Make the most of a nice walk in the picturesque green park where the Italian genius used to observe nature.After this visit, your guide will take you for a nice ride through the Loire Valley country lanes ! While pedaling in direction of the city of Tours, admire typical sceneries of the region like cave houses, private family chateaux, wine cellars, vineyards...Halfway through the itinerary, you will be offered a restful and pleasant break in the vines with a glass of local white wine and some French pastries.7.15pm : Arrival back in Tours, you will leave your bikes to your guide before saying goodbye!