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One-day tour : A genius in Amboise

  • 10 am : Guided tour of the Royal Chateau of Amboise

As the first château of the Loire Valley influenced by the Renaissance, Amboise is the perfect example of the transition between the defensive style of the middle-ages and the elegant shapes of Italian Renaissance.

  • 12.30 pm : Picnic lunch in the park of the Clos Lucé


  • 2.00 pm : Costumed guided tour of the Clos Lucé with Mathurine, the maid of Leonardo Da Vinci

As his faithful maid and cook, Mathurine knows every little secret of Leonardo Da Vinci and takes you into his last home, telling you more about the life of this great genius. A door opened onto a part of our history.


Includes :

  • The mentioned activities above
  • The mentioned free entries above
  • Picnic lunch
  • Handling fees

Does not include :

  • Educational leaflets in some châteaux
  • Personal expenses
  • Transportation

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