Famous castle of Amboise,Loire ValleyThe villiage of Montbazon in the Loire ValleyChateau de ChantillyLuynes Castle with vineyard, Indre-et-Loire, CentreRiverside town Amboise on bank of Loire

Famous castle of Amboise,Loire Valley

The villiage of Montbazon in the Loire Valley

Chateau de Chantilly

Luynes Castle with vineyard, Indre-et-Loire, Centre

Riverside town Amboise on bank of Loire

Description

Take a tour to France and see the Loire Valley, the "Garden of France", is an enchanted land of vineyards, flowers and rolling green hills dotted with innumerable chateaux. It is perhaps the charm of its gentle paced life that has made it a sought-after location for poets and writers. To get to this fairy-tale land you pick up a Hertz car in Paris and delve into this magic world, even sleeping in chateaux. A wide line up of castles will be seen - spectacular Chateau de Chambord, a royal hunting reserve larger than Paris itself. In Chambord also visit Joan of Arc house. Continue your France vacation and visit the town of Tours, dating back to Gallo-Roman times, which was once the capital of the Kingdom of France. This tour of France will take you to the most romantic French chateau found in Chenonceau - the Ladies Castle - built by one of France's great Queens -in nearby Amboise, besides a Royal castle, you may see Clos Luce, where Leonardo da Vinci spent the last years of his life. Other notable chateaux will be in Villandry, best known for its magnificent flower and vegetable gardens - in Azay-le-Rideau - in the town of Saumur, set by the Loire River - in Angers, one of France's most beautiful cities, see Jean Lurat's dramatic tapestry "Chant du Monde". A few more gems... savor local cuisine at La Cave; an incredible restaurant located in a cave... and, in a Mont Louis cellar, attends a tasting of red, white, rose and sparkling wines... your last overnight in France at luxurious Chateau Montvillargenne in Gouvieux.


Includes

  • Hotel accommodation for 6 nights
  • Daily buffet breakfast
  • 7-day car rental - Category C. Car Rental includes unlimited mileage, CDW (Collision Damage Waiver), TP (Theft Protection), Third Party Liability (including passengers), airport surcharge, 24 hour-a-day road assistance and VAT (Value Added Tax)
  • E-voucher for special gift with in-store purchase at Galeries Lafayette
  • Document holder and luggage tags
  • Hotel taxes and service charges

Excludes

      • Airfare, Airport taxes & Fuel Surcharges 
      • Visa upon arrival (and upon re-entry) if required 
      • Tips and Personal items 
      • Travel Insurance 
      • Optional Tours

Notes

    A selection of different hotels in Paris, room category, additional nights, transfers and optional tours are available. Program’s validity and/or some included features may vary.

Departures & Rates

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