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 Scheduled Loire Valley Tours

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2018

Blois chateau

7 Day/6 Night tour

7 Day/6 Night Tour   •   6 Loire Valley CASTLES: Angers, Amboise, Chenonceau, Chambord, Villandry, Chaumont   •   Knowledgeable Tour Guides   •   1 Fun Loire Valley Cooking Classes  in a Professional Kitchen  •   1 Artisan Loire Valley Markets   •   Cheese & Wine Tasting Excursion   •   VIP Winery Tour, Wine Tasting & Privately Hosted Lunch at Friend’s Family Wine Estate  •   Lots of Flexibility  •   1 Exceptional Hotel For 4 nights.

Pricing per person:   US$3,840.00  (double/twin occupancy)

Round trip, TGV train tickets from Paris to the city of Tours included.

Itinerary

Day 1: ARRIVAL AM In the city of Tours  (from Paris, city of Tours, TGV station)

Chinon Fortress + Diner at 1 star Michelin restaurant + lodging Domaine de la soucherie

Pick up at the Tours’ TGV train station. Possible arrival time from Paris: 10.09 AM Drive to the city of Chinon, Lunch in Chinon Domaine de Noiré http://domainedenoire.com/?lang=en. Visit of the old town and Chinon’s Fortress http://www.forteressechinon.fr/en/.PM: Drive to Château Soucherie for lodging: https://www.domaine-de-la-soucherie.fr/oenotourisme-evenements/ Wine tasting at the Domain. Diner at: La table de la Bergerie http://www.latable-bergerie.fr/ (one star Michelin restaurant).

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Day 2: Angers Castle + City of Angers +  lodging Domaine de la soucherie

Breakfast, AM drive and visit of the city of Angers. Visit of the Château of Angers, http://www.chateau-angers.fr/en/ lunch in Angers.PM: Wine tasting at a local winery, drive back to the Château Soucherie for lodging https://www.domaine-de-la-soucherie.fr/oenotourisme-evenements/ Diner at a local restaurant.

Day 3: Amboise Castle + Clos Lucé + lodging Abbey de Fontevraud 4 stars

 Breakfast,  AM drive to Amboise Clos Lucé, Leonardo da Vinci last home, visit http://www.vinci-closluce.com/en of the Chateau d’Amboise http://www.chateau-amboise.com/n/en/. Pick nick at the Château Gaillard: http://www.chateau-gaillard-amboise.fr/  PM: Wine tasting at a local winery, Drive back to hotel Abbey de Fontevraud (4 stars): http://www.fontevraud.fr/en/Sleeping-at-Fontevraud/L-hotel Diner at: the Croix Blanche’s restaurant in the village of Fontevraud.

Day 4: Chambord Castle + Lunch at 1 star Michelin  restaurant + lodging Abbey de Fontevraud 4 stars

After breakfast AM:  drive to the Château of Chambord visit of the Château and gardens https://www.chambord.org/en/discovering/the-castle-visit/ PM: Wine tasting in Cheverny . Lunch at: Maison d’à Côté (one star restaurant) https://www.lamaisondacote.fr/en/. Drive back to hotel Abbey de Fontevraud (4 stars): http://www.fontevraud.fr/en/Sleeping-at-Fontevraud/L-hotel : Diner at the: Table de Mestre.

Chambord castle loirevalleystay.com

 

Day 5: Chaumont Castle + International garden Festival + lodging Abbey de Fontevraud 4 stars

Breakfast,AM drive to the Château of Chaumont and gardens, including International festival of gardens: lunch at  Chaumont: http://www.domaine-chaumont.fr/fr/festival-international-des-jardins PM: Wine tasting in the garden of Fontevraud Abbey, night at the  Fontevraud Hotel (4 stars): http://www.fontevraud.fr/en/Sleeping-at-Fontevraud/L-hotel . Diner at a local restaurant.

Day 6: Villandry Castle + Diner at 1 star Michelin restaurant + lodging Abbey de Fontevraud 4 stars

 Breakfast,  AM: Drive to the Château of Villandry and gardens http://www.chateauvillandry.fr/en/. Lunch in Villandry, local restaurant. PM: local Winery tasting, Drive back to hotel Fontevraud (4 stars): http://www.fontevraud.fr/en/Sleeping-at-Fontevraud/L-hotel Good-bye diner at Fontevraud restaurant (One star restaurant)

Chateau de Villandry

Day 7: DEPARTURE mid morning TGV train to Paris

After breakfast, drop off at Tours’  TGV Train station

SELECT YOUR TOUR DATES

These tours are small group tours of no more than 6 persons, make your reservation accordingly.
A 20% non refundable deposit is required at the time of booking

 

JUNE 11 – JUNE 17, 2018  I BOOK THIS TOURSOLD OUT

 

 

JULY 8 – JULY 14, 2018    I BOOK THIS TOUR

 

AUGUST 12 – AUGUST 18, 2018  I BOOK THIS TOUR

 

SEPTEMBER 2 – SEPTEMBER 9, 2018  I BOOK THIS TOUR