Your program To know

DAY 1

Departure from your region towards Villandry.
Arrival for lunch in a troglodyte restaurant.
Guided tour of the gardens and the Château de Villandry. This Château is the last of the great Loire castles erected during the Renaissance in the Loire Valley. The sober elegance of its architecture combined with the charm of its remarkable gardens make this monument one of the jewels of World Heritage …
Installation, dinner and overnight in hotel 3 *** in the vicinity of Tours.

DAY 2

Breakfast at the hotel then departure for a guided tour of Tours by small train. This walk traces the history of the city through the centuries, takes you through the heart of the city to make you admire its architectural treasures; the railway station and the Town Hall, very beautiful buildings of the 19th century, the Châteauneuf district with the Saint-Martin Basilica, the Clock Tower and the Charlemagne Tower. Through the district known as “Old Tours”, you will discover the famous Place Plumereau with its pretty wooden houses, Place Foire-le-Roi, then the banks of the Loire, the district of the City with the Royal Castle , St. Gatien Cathedral (stop).
Road to Bléré for lunch in a restaurant. Then, guided tour of the castle of Chenonceau. You will discover including the guard room, the chapel, a superb gallery 60 m long above the Cher, the room of Diane de Poitiers, Francis I room.
On the upper floors, you will still admire the rooms of Gabrielle d’Estrées, Catherine de Médicis and Louise de Lorraine … Arranged in the two piles of the castle anchored in the bed of the Cher, the kitchens will reveal the art and ingenuity builders of the Renaissance.
You will also discover the Galerie des Dômes and the Galerie des Attelages. A
walk in the French gardens and in the Potager des Fleurs will end pleasantly your visit. Then, tasting of 3 wines in the cellar of the Domes. The new Controlled designation of origin Touraine-Chenonceaux offers a perfect harmony, a beautiful alchemy between a land and an exceptional castle. Then, around 17:00, return to your area.

Further information

Coach travel

Children’s rate (under 12 years old) sharing the room of 2 adults

Child rate based on 30 to 39 people: 240 €

Child rate based on 40 to 49 people: 215 €

Child rate based on 50 people: 200 €

To know
Our prices include :

• Coach transportation – video – toilet – reclining seats
• Full board inclusive drink from lunch from day 1 to lunch of day 2
• Accommodation in a 3-star hotel in a double or twin room in the vicinity of Tours
• Entries and visits as mentioned in the program
• Assistance insurance, repatriation

Our prices do not include :

• Cancellation insurance, baggage: 2.25% per person
• Single or single parent supplement: € 30 per night and per person
• Personal expenses

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