3 Castles of the Loire Valley

We leave Paris towards the Loire Valley, local of the famous Castles of the Loire Valley. We will start the tour at the castle of Chenonceau with its unique beauty. After we leave toward the castle of Cheverny and finish the tour in the castle of Chambourd, the largest castle of the Loire Valley.

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Château de Chenonceau, one of the jewels of the Loire Valley. The Château de Chenonceau, spanning the Cher river, whose waters reflect the unique beauty of its Renaissance architecture. The castle of Chenonceau owes to women much of its charm. For almost 400 years women lived and gave life to this castle, such as: Catherine de Médicis, Diane de Poitiers, MadameDupin, among others. The French gardens and the park are around the castle of Chenonceau complete the charm of this wonderful place.

Château de Cheverny, a small and cozy furnished Castle. The Château de Cheverny is renowned for its rich interior and the beautiful collection of art objects and tapestry. The Château de Cheverny inspired Hergé to create Moulinsart castle, in the adventures of Tintin.

To complete the tour, we set off towards the Château de Chambord, the largest castle of the Loire Valley. The Château de Chambord is located in the heart of a 5500-acre park. The construction of the castle of Chambord was commanded by François I, only to serve as a hunting lodge. The Chambord Castle features 128 meters of façade, 440 rooms, 365 fireplaces, and 84 staircases besides the spectacular double-helix staircase.
The castle is composed of a central fortress and four huge towers bastions at the corners. Four rectangular domes on each floor form a cross-shape.

 

Total time: 13 hours
Departure: 7:00am
Departure every day except 01/01 and 25/12
Departure and return to the hotel
Included: Private car with driver and tickets. Not included lunch.