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Getaway in the Loire Valley

 

 

  • 10 am : Discover Chenonceaux by boat

 

Boat trip on River Cher aboard a 60-seats traditional flat boat, or aboard l'Ambacia, a 75-seats comfortably arranged and covered, with a passage under the arches of the chateau of Chenonceau, commented live by the crew.

  • 11.30 am : Discoveries in underground cellars in Amboise

Based on the discovery of the wines of the Loire Valley, and especially some Touraine old vintages around a tasting of unique local products. After the tour and commentaries on the cellar's philosophy (wine as pleasure, as emotion, how to have un unforgettable time around a glass of Loire wine and value it on your table). Tasting of 3 wines and their appetizers.

  • 12.45 pm : Traditional lunch in an underground restaurant

Reception in the cellar and baking in a wood-fired oven to discover the hot fouées (small breads),

  • 2.45 pm : Self guided tour of the Château du Clos Lucé - Park Leonardo da Vinci
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Leonardo da Vinci settled at the Clos Lucé in Amboise in 1516, where he spent his last 3 years. Discover his mansion, his renovated bedroom and 40 amazing machines in the Park Leonardo da Vinci. A true initiatory journey to discover the main artistic creations and inventions of the Italian genius.

Includes:

- the mentioned activities
- a traditional lunch, including wine and coffee
- free persons according to the number of people
- handling fees

Does not include :

 - transportation

- personal expenses

Interactive map

Tourist Office

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