Loire Valley 3 Best Castles & Wine Tasting Small-Group Day Trip from Paris

Loire Valley 3 Best Castles & Wine Tasting Small-Group Day Trip from Paris

Stroll through the châteaux of Chenonceau, Chambord, and Amboise on this full-day tour from Paris to the UNESCO-listed Loire Valley. Admire Chenonceau’s amazing floral gardens, and marvel at the sheer grandeur of Chambord, the largest chateau in the valley. At Amboise, see the quarters of King Francois I and the tomb of Leonardo Da Vinci. Learn from an informative guide about each site, and fit in souvenir shopping along the way.

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Stop At: Chateau de Chambord, le Chateau, 41250, Chambord France

Chambord Chateau is the biggest chateau in the Loire Valley! It has hundreds of delicate spires and a double helix staircase that is sure to impress you with its genius design and magnitude. You'll learn about Chambord with your guide and then have at least an hour of free time to visit it on your own and take amazing souvenir photos..

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Chateau de Chenonceau, 37150 Chenonceaux France

Chenonceau is very unique! Known as the Ladies Chateau as it was owned and built up by, mostly, powerful women, and they left their feminine touch throughout it. You'll learn about its fascinating history, including why it was built over a river, from your guide then have free time to explore inside and admire the gorgeous decor.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Chateau Royal d'Amboise, Montee de l'Emir Abd El Kader Montée de l'Emir Abd-el-Kader, 37400, Amboise France

Amboise Château is one of the oldest Royal castles in France. From its hilltop perch, it has gorgeous views over the untamed Loire River and the charming medieval town of Amboise. You'll learn all about its torrid history from the guide and then have free time to explore the castle ramparts and take amazing pictures.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Chapel of Saint-Hubert, Château Royal d'Amboise Montée de l, Emir Abdel-Kader, 15 Rue de la Concorde, 37400 Amboise, France

Visit the tomb of the great Leonardo Da Vinci and see where he spent the last 3 years of his life in the service of the French King. No visit to the Loire would be complete without learning about Da Vinci. His architectural genius was very important to the Renaissance Chateau in the Loire.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Amboise, Amboise, Indre-et-Loire, Centre-Val de Loire

The Medieval town of Amboise will charm you with its plaster and timber-framed houses and tiny winding streets. You'll enjoy free time for lunch in the beautiful town of Amboise. There are dozens of little restaurants and bakeries for you to choose from. Your lunch is not included in our tour price.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Place Michel Debre, Amboise France

While wine is not the focus of this tour before you leave Amboise your guide will take you to a cute little wine shop where you will be given a wine tasting of three different wines. The Loire Valley is known for its production of white wines so you will taste some of them to make your visit to the Loire even more authentic.

Duration: 20 minutes

Pass By: Chateau De Chaumont Sur Loire, Rue Marechal De Lattre D.751, 41150 Chaumont-sur-Loire France

On your way to the Chambord Chateau, we'll pass by this lovely 1,000-year-old castle and its beautiful flower garden that is along the Loire River. If you ask about it the guide will be happy to share its history with you and, if time permits, stop for a few photos of it as well.

Informacion Adicional
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately"
"Minimum age of all participant is 7 years old"
"It is necessary to be able to walk at a moderate pace in order to keep on schedule."
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Near public transportation"
"Most travelers can participate"
"Not recommended for travelers who have trouble walking or climbing steps."
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers"
"Face masks required for travelers in public areas"
"Face masks required for guides in public areas"
"Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff"
"Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized"
"Guides required to regularly wash hands"
"Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms"
"Proof of COVID-19 vaccination required for travelers"
"COVID-19 vaccination required for guides"

Start Time: 7:00 AM
Duration: 12 Hours
Start location: La Flamme, 6 Av. de Wagram, 75008 Paris, France

Cancellations and refunds: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.


  • Small Group Tour !
  • Driver/guide
  • Entrance tickets into Chambord Castle
  • Entrance tickets into Chenonceau Castle
  • Entrance tickets into Amboise Castle
  • Fuel, parking fees, highway toll fees.
  • Transport by luxury van with air conditioning
  • Wine tasting of 3 different French wines or 1 very full glass of 1 French wine
  • Entry/Admission - Chateau de Chambord
  • Entry/Admission - Chateau de Chenonceau
  • Entry/Admission - Chateau Royal d'Amboise
  • Entry/Admission - Chapel of Saint-Hubert
  • Entry/Admission - Place Michel Debre

Not Included

  • Gratuities, aka Tips. French guides do appreciate them so don't be shy if you want to give one.
  • Food and Drinks (apart from the promised Wine tasting)


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