1-Day PRIVATE tour from Paris by Train / Minibus | CASTLES of the LOIRE VALLEY

Château de Chenonceau
Château d´Amboise
Château de Villandry

Take the TGV  (Bullet train) to the city of Tours where you will meet your English-speaking guide/driver to board your minibus for an incredible CASTLE tour through the Loire Valley which is referred as the “Cradle of the French” and the Garden of France due to the abundance of vineyards, fruit and vegetable fields. It is also considered as UNESCO´s World Heritage since 2000.

You will have a guided visit of three Châteaux: Château de VILLANDRY, especially known for its beautiful gardens; Château de CHENONCEAU, one of the best-known châteaux of the Loire valley, and also one of the two to have been built in the river bed; and finally Château d´AMBOISE recognized as Historical Monument by the French Ministry of Culture since 1840. Leonardo Da Vinci spent his last days in this Château.

At the end of the day return to Paris in the Bullet train (TGV) an be there in one hour.

Languages: English, French (Other languages on request)

  • 2-6 people max
  • Starting and ending at Paris, Montparnasse train Station

Tour

  • Assistance at Montparnasse train station. We provide train tickets and vouchers for the day
  • Take the TGV (Bullet Train) to the city of TOURS, arrive in 1 hour
  • Meet your driver guide at TOURS train station and board your minibus 
  • Start your incredible castle tour of the LOIRE VALLEY
  • You will have a guided visit of 3 Châteaux:
    • Château de VILLANDRY, especially known for its beautiful gardens
    • Château de CHENONCEAU, one of the best-known châteaux of the Loire valley, and one of the two to have been built in the riverbed
    • Château d´AMBOISE, recognized as Historical Monument by the French Ministry of Culture since 1840. Leonardo Da Vinci spent his last days in this Château.
  • At the end of the day return to PARIS on the TGV (bullet train)

End of Tour

Includes:

  • Assistance at Paris Montparnasse train stations
  • 2nd class train tickets from Paris to Tours
  • 1-Day tour in the Loire Valley with English-speaking guide / driver
  • Entrance fees and guided tour in the three castles of the Loire Valley

Not included:

  • Meals and beverages
  • Tips for the guide / driver