LOIRE VALLEY TOUR: Chinon and Villandry: 12 Hours from Paris; 8 Hours from Loire
CHINON AND VILLANDRY – LOIRE VALLEY PRIVATE TOUR
Chinon, Villandry, and Villandry Gardens
This Loire Valley private tour has an optional winery visit & wine tasting.
NOTE: Loire Valley is easily and comfortably reached from Paris via the fast trains (1 hour each way) to and from Loire Valley. Everything will be arranged for you! Assistance at the train station also possible. OR opt for private transportation starting in Paris.
Departure Points: Paris or anywhere in the Loire Valley.
Loire Valley Private Tour: Chinon and Villandry Includes: Our Loire Valley private tour includes private tour guide and private transportation starting in Paris or Loire Valley.
Also Included: Entrance tickets to
Customize your Loire Valley private tour. Our Loire Valley private tour may include two castles tour and a Loire winery tour with wine tasting or another castle of your choice. Other departure points available.
CASTLES OF THE LOIRE VALLEY PRIVATE TOURS
Embark on one of our favorite Paris day trips, our Loire Valley private tours, combining the French countryside views with tours of Loire Valley’s magnificent castles… the making of fairy tales. The castles and the beautiful Loire Valley are perfect for all ages. Simply an unforgettable touring experience.
Your Loire Valley private tour starts with your English-speaking tour guide taking you on a private tour of Chateau de Chambord, the grandiose palace of François the First featuring a double-turn spiral staircase designed by Leonardo da Vinci. You’ll tour Chambord’s suite of François the First, the Chapel, the apartments of Louis XIV, and terraces with a magnificent panorama over the vast estate and its many pavilions and slate-roof towers.
Your Loire Valley private tour continues on with a drive along the Loire to Amboise, with a glimpse of the Le Clos Luce, the former residence of Leonardo da Vinci and the Royal Château of Amboise which has the tomb of Leonardo da Vinci. You will have time to stop and explore elegant Amboise sits on the banks of the Loire river.
After lunch in a typical French restaurant, or perhaps a picnic, your Loire Valley tours continues for guided tour of picture-perfect Château de Chenonceau, an elegant castle built on the Cher River with its beautiful gardens located in the small village of Chenonceaux.