Royal History, and rivalries in the spectacular scenery of the Loire Valley !

What would deserve your early alarm clock more than the Loire Castles’beauty ? Your wake up at the crack of dawn can only be worth it with the magical beauty of the Loire Valley. Chenonceau, nicknamed “the ladies castle”, gets the ball rolling, to make way for Amboise and its Royal Castle after lunch. The daytrip ends by strolling on the Loire riverbanks, in the mesmerizing old streets of Amboise.

Your program

  • Departure every Friday
  • Departure from Nantes at 7 am
  • Visit the Chenonceau Castle
  • your guide will tell you its fascinating story
  • Have lunch in one of the human-size establishment selected by NAOW: local products and friendly welcome guaranteed!
  • Discovery of the Royal Castle of Amboise and its unique view of the Loire Valley
  • Free time in Amboise
  • Arrival in Nantes around 7.30 pm


Formula: day/duration: 12h






Small organization details:

  • The meeting point in Nantes will be sent in the booking confirmation e-mail: it will be in the city Centre and accessible by public transport.
  • This excursion requires a minimum of 2 participants. If this condition is not fulfilled, it will be cancelled, you will be offered another date or full refund.

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