A FULL DAY PRIVATE TOUR IN LOIRE VALLEY. CASTLE AND WINE EXPERIENCE. ONLY 1 HOUR FROM PARIS.
UNIQUE CASTLE VISITS.
In the morning, arrive at Saint Pierre des Corps train station, only a short hour journey from Paris.
Pick-up can also be arrange from Paris or other places.Meet and greet with your English speaking driver-guide for a full day Castle guided tour and a wine experience.
Start your day with a visit to Chambord Castle.
The castle of Chambord is a Renaissance masterpiece.
Today, this glorious symbol of history is featured on the UNESCO World Heritage list. The double-spiral staircase forms the centerpiece of the décor. However, this cultural treasure also offers chimneys, terraces and an incredible nature preserve. Explore this historical pièce de résistance, from its view of the Grand Canal to the wealth of its local flora and fauna.
Lunch at leisure. Your guide will be happy to recommend good places to stop to for a lovely meal.
In the afternoon, enjoy the visit of Chenonceau Castle.
This Castle reminds you why you admire France. Arching over the River Cher, it is one of the most romantic Chateau of the Loire Valley.
AN AUTHENTIC WINE EXPERIENCE.
Later in the afternoon, continue with a wine experience. You will enjoy a visit to an authentic family-run wine estate in Vouvray famous wine region. The cellar visit will be followed by a wine tasting from the estate accompanied by regional specialties. You will also taste some Chinon red wine to learn more about the diversity of the Loire valley wines and whet your appetite for a return trip!
HOW TO GET THERE
We would suggest getting the TGV from Paris Montparnasse to Saint Pierre des Corps train station. A short 1 hour train journey. A short 1 hour train journey.
Private transfers from Paris or other places can be arranged.