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Loire Valley Castles Day Trip from Paris with Wine Tasting
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Loire Valley Castles Day Trip from Paris with Wine Tasting

By City Wonders
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About
Chambord and Chenonceau are two of the largest and most visited châteaux in the Loire Valley. On this day trip from Paris, visit both châteaux in one day and enjoy plenty of time to explore the castles and their gardens on both guided tours on your own. Complete your experience with a romantic wine tasting lunch amid the vineyards at the Château de Nitray.

Ages 0-99, max of 50 per group
Duration: 13h
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Live guide: English
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Highlights
  • Tours of Chambord and Chenonceau: explore at your own pace and with a guide
  • Comfortable round-trip transport from Paris by air-conditioned coach
  • Groups are limited to 25 people per guide for a most personalized experience

  • Expert, English-speaking tour guide
  • Wine tasting at the Château de Chenonceau
  • Entrance ticket to Chambord and Chenonceau Castles
  • Return transportation from Paris in an air-conditioned coach
  • Free time in the town of Blois
  • Entry/Admission - Château de Chambord
  • Entry/Admission - Chateau de Chenonceau
What's not included
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Lunch
  • Guided visit inside Chambord and Chenonceau Castles


Start:
  • Catacombs of Paris, 1 Av. du Colonel Henri Rol-Tanguy, 75014 Paris, France
    Meet you at the entrance to the Catacombes de Paris. He/She will be holding a sign up.To arrive at the Catacombs by Metro please take Line 4 or Line 6 to the Denfert-Rochereau metro stop and exit using “Sortie 1”; the entrance to the Catacombs can be found directly across the street from this exit.
End:This activity ends back at the meeting point.

    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    If you have questions about accessibility, we’d be happy to help. Just call the number below and reference the product code: 3731LOIRE

    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Most travellers can participate
    • We strongly recommend all clients who are traveling with infants to bring their own infant or child seat. It is the responsibility of the parent or guardian to ensure the safety of their child.
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 50 travellers

    • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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      Meet you at the entrance to the Catacombes de Paris. He/She will be holding a sign up.To arrive at the Catacombs by Metro please take Line 4 or Line 6 to the Denfert-Rochereau metro stop and exit using “Sortie 1”; the entrance to the Catacombs can be found directly across the street from this exit.
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    Tracie W
    Union City, United States2 contributions
    2.0 of 5 bubbles
    May 2024 • Family
    It really depends on your guide. Our guide James just rambled and couldn’t finish a story. He would just jump from whatever was in his head. I did my best to tune him out and enjoyed the chateaus.
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    Ryan V
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    Elisa G
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    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    May 2024 • Family
    Raymond was the excellent guide, very nice, everything he told us during the trip was very insteresting and helped made our experience even better. Everything we saw was incredible, me and my mom loved the trip!
    Written 19 May 2024
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    Cruiser19567113503
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    May 2024 • Solo
    Raymond is a great guide and the tour was really enjoyable with beautiful castles and landscapes. I really recommend this experience
    Written 19 May 2024
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    Anastasiya M
    Toronto, Canada1 contribution
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Apr 2024 • Family
    Had a fantastic time at the Loire Valley Castles! Raymond did a fantastic job (plus he took us to a great kebab place)! Amazing experience overall, thank you.
    Written 19 May 2024
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    Priyanka K
    3 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    May 2024 • Solo
    The views of the Castles were amazing! Our first stop was the Château de Chambord, followed by lunch and stroll at Blois, wine tasting at a vineyard, and final stop was the Château de Chenonceau. Overall, the day was great and provided an overview of the region. If one wants to spend a lot of time at each castle, then they should come on their own to explore.

    Our guide Raymond was knowledgeable and shared the history of the castles with us making the tour even more enjoyable. I would highly recommend the tour if you have limited time and want to explore the Loire Valley region.
    Written 17 May 2024
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    Sumant P
    Pune, India13 contributions
    4.0 of 5 bubbles
    May 2024 • Family
    The Loire valley trip is well organised, lovely drive , gives enough time to visit the attractions. Tour guide Raymond was great help, very friendly and at the same time knowledgeable about historical aspects of the areas visited. Only suggestion could be that the winery visit was a bit of an disappointment with regards to ambience, facilities and overall experience and a better spot could have been selected.
    Written 17 May 2024
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    Pedro L
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    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    May 2024 • Couples
    Great tour, great history telling and would do again. Goran and Ify were great tour guides and made your educational and fun.
    Written 16 May 2024
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    Beelzebulb2
    5 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    May 2024 • Solo
    One of the highlights of my trip to Paris. It was nice to break up city excursions with this day trip. Our tour guide, Raymond, was extremely helpful and attentive. I would highly recommend this tour!
    Written 15 May 2024
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    Emkayoo
    Grayson, GA15 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    This was both a French history lesson & a delight watching the marvelous beauty of the chateaus. Raymond was great. Thx.
    Written 15 May 2024
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