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Day Tour Loire Valley Wines and Castles

Eat. Drink. Love.

Based in the royal city of BLOIS, we welcome you to our 19th century Maison Bourgeoise for a journey back in time. Our accommodation is the central point from where we will stroll around.

Eat: Enjoying lunch in a typical French restaurant, taking in splendid views of the Loire river.

Drink: Sylvain GAMARD is a 3rd level WSET graduate with expertise in wine. Wander in the vineyards of the greatest, where you will be explained the wine process, proper wine selection and tasting. It's an opportunity to discover some hidden gems you’ll want to take back home!

Love: A stay on the banks of the Loire must include visits to the largest castles! Chambord, Cheverny, Chenonceau are must sees! We will narrate the History of France by its wines, which have been the main contributor to the Greatness of France.

per adult from

$303

AUD

Duration

12 hours

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  • What's included :
    • All taxes, fees and handling charges
    • Fuel surcharge
    • Lunch
    • Wine tasting
    • Driver/guide
    • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
    • Bottled water
    • Entry/Admission - Chateau de Chambord
    • Entry/Admission - Maison des Vins Chambord
    • Entry/Admission - Chateau de Cheverny
    What's excluded :
    • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
    • Taxi to and from airport (optional at 60 euros per person one-way)
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Chateau de Chambord, le Chateau, 41250, Chambord France

    9am: visit of the Chateau de Chambord, the largest Renaissance Castle in the Loire Valley. 440 rooms, 282 chimneys, 82 staircases including the famous double helix staircase attributed to Leonard da Vinci himself. A real treasure right in the middle of the Sologne forest.

    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Maison des Vins Chambord, Place Saint Louis, 41250, Chambord France

    11.30am: Wine tasting at the Cheverny House of Wines, tasting different producers from the same appellation to get a better feel of the wines of this area: 3 whites, 1 rose, 3 reds.

    Duration: 45 minutes

    Stop At: Bracieux, Bracieux, Loir-et-Cher, Centre-Val de Loire

    12.30pm Lunch in a restaurant between Chambord and Cheverny. Menu with an appetizer, a main dish and a dessert, accompanied by a glass of wine.

    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

    Stop At: Chateau de Cheverny, 41700 Cheverny France

    2pm: Discovering the Chateau de Cheverny, a palace typical of the first half of the 17th century (Classical era). The Chateau still belongs to the family of its founders (they still live inside!), the Marquis Hurault de Vibraye. They operate it 365 days a year. Come wander in its English-style park, peep at the 140-dog kennel who gets ready for hunting season, and take pictures of the 150000 tulips in March and April!

    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

    Stop At: Cour-Cheverny, Cour-Cheverny, Loir-et-Cher, Centre-Val de Loire

    4pm: Wine tasting in Cour-Cheverny, where you will get to try the wine of King Francis I, named the Romorantin. Explanations of the work in the vineyards and of the region’s climatic conditions. Watch how they work in the winery and listen to the choices the winemaker has to make. We end with a tasting of 7 wines (3 whites, 1 rose, 3 reds) with a detailed analysis of each wine.

    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

  • Departure Point :
    6 Rue Monin, 41000 Blois, France
    Departure Time :
    9:00 AM
    Return Detail :
    Returns to original departure point
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
    • A maximum of 8 people per booking
    • Near public transportation
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers
    • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
    • Face masks required for guides in public areas
    • Face masks provided for travelers
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
    • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
    • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
    • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English - Guide

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

8

Organised by Wine Geometry Tours

Activity ID: V-113047P4

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