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Château d’Amboise Tours

Situated less than 500 meters from the famed Chateau du Close Luce, Château d’Amboise is connected to the former residence of Leonardo da Vinci by an underground passage. The stunning Renaissance castle looks out over the scenic Loire River and offers travelers a memorable look at the history of French royalty. Visitors can wind through the dark past of this impressive structure, which includes royal takeovers, complicated conspiracy theories and epic declines. The rich history is worthy of a tour, so travelers suggest hiring an expert guide to fully access and appreciate Château d’Amboise's place in French history.

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The château is open daily, but hours vary depending on the season. Admission fees range from 10.9 euros for adults—which includes entry and a leaflet—to 15.4 euros for a behind-the-scenes history tour. 
Address: Amboise, France
Admission: Varies
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12 Tours and Activities to Experience Château d’Amboise

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Day tour of Chateaux of Chenonceau, Amboise, Da Vinci Clos Lucé & Caves Duhard

Day tour of Chateaux of Chenonceau, Amboise, Da Vinci Clos Lucé & Caves Duhard

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Combine visits to 2 major Loire Valley chateaux on this small-group excursion from Tours, France. With an intimate group of 8 people or fewer, visit le Clos Lucé, the Amboise Royal Castle, and Chenoceau for wine tastings. Skip-the-line entrance to the wineries is included.
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  • 9 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$241.45
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$241.45
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Loire Valley Castles VIP Private Tour: Chambord, Chenonceaux, Amboise

Loire Valley Castles VIP Private Tour: Chambord, Chenonceaux, Amboise

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Follow in the footsteps of French royals and aristocrats on a day trip from Paris to the Loire Valley, home to more than 100 châteaux and many of the finest in France. Most are impossible to visit without a car, so relax as a personal chauffeur takes you to a trio of the most impressive estates—Amboise, Chenonceaux, and Chambord. An art historian guide accompanies you inside for a detailed look at these time capsules of French history.
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  • 13 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$804.83
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Photography tour of Château Amboise

Photography tour of Château Amboise

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Develop your photography skills while capturing the magic of Château Amboise, resting place of Leonardo da Vinci and once home to several Kings of France. Our expert guidance and local knowledge ensure you will get the best possible images from your visit. Capture the details many miss. Suitable for all camera types from DSLR, Mirrorless, Point & Shoot to Mobile Phone and Tablet. Your guide, tutor and local resident, Mark Playle is a prize winning photographer who has shot London Fashion Week, Le Mans 24hr and photographed Daphne Selfe, one of the world’s top Supermodels. His work has been displayed at The Photography Show in the UK and at FESPA in Hamburg. Combining his passions for Photography, Teaching and France, Mark founded Photograph France in 2010. Customised tours are available for an additional fee. Contact us for details.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$198.11
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Loire Valley 2 Days+night In A Castle+train Ticket From Paris+4 Castles+wines

Loire Valley 2 Days+night In A Castle+train Ticket From Paris+4 Castles+wines

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This tour includes a round trip TGV train ticket from Paris, do not waste hours in a bus in the middle of the traffic. Sleep one night in a private château or troglodyte suite. Visit the famous castles of: Chambord, Blois, Amboise, the Clos Lucé with your French American guide and taste the delicate wines of the region. Everything is included: round trip train tickets from Paris, Loire Valley transportation, tour guide, castle entrances, breakfast, lunch, gourmet diner, wine tour & tastings and accommodation. The following day you are returned to the train station on your way back to Paris. This is a small group, limited to 6 persons max. You also be treated to sleeping in your own private chateau for the night. This tour is run by Luc Bonhomme, owner and former Loire valley wine importer for the USA. By the end of the tour, you will have gain a good knowledge of the Loire valley wines. Read more about this special two-day Loire Valley experience!
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  • 2 days
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$866.74
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Private tour in Amboise. Walk on Leonardo Da Vinci's footsteps.

Private tour in Amboise. Walk on Leonardo Da Vinci's footsteps.

Discover 2 of the greatest Loire Valley Castles : Clos Lucé & Amboise. Learn more about Da Vinci & arts & history with a professional guide specialist of the Renaissance. It is a private tour : you will be able to ask all the questions you want.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$290.98
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1-Hour Sightseeing Flight around Châteaux de la Loire

1-Hour Sightseeing Flight around Châteaux de la Loire

Go on an unforgettable adventure and discover the beauty of Châteaux de la Loire in the most unique way...from a private micro plane! You’ll see stunning views of Amboise, Chaumont and many more for you to discover with a local pilot! Your pilot is key to this adventure. They are sharing the flights' direct cost, not making a profit. They just love to fly and want you to understand their passion for aviation. So be sure to meet your pilot directly at Aérodrome d'Amboise - Dierre. ++Confirm weather conditions with your pilot before++ --> Access a local airfield --> Discuss the flight route together with your pilot --> Pre-flight check --> Up you go, enjoy the view from a whole new perspective! The flight can depart between 9-17h, depending on the availability of the pilot, aircraft, and weather. Please let us know your flexible hours/days upon booking, and make sure that you've been in touch with us beforehand!
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  • 1 hour
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$128.77
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Loire Valley Hot-Air Balloon Ride

Loire Valley Hot-Air Balloon Ride

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Savor views of the beautiful Loire Valley from an unbeatable vantage point – on a hot air balloon ride! Soar over the fairy-tale châteaux, sweeping vineyards and winding waterways of the UNESCO-listed Loire Valley on a thrilling 1-hour flight. Spot iconic landmarks like the Château de Chenonceau and Amboise castle from above, then toast your safe landing with a glass of Champagne.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$278.60
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Amboise Discovery Segway 45mn

Amboise Discovery Segway 45mn

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At the controls of your Segway Segway, enjoy a fun and unusual experience! Follow your guide to discover the hidden stories of the city of Amboise! Effortlessly explore all the emblematic sites of the city. This circuit lasts 45 minutes and always begins with 15 minutes of initiation.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$34.67
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Loire Valley Self-Ride E-bike Tour from Amboise : Amboise & Vouvray vineyards

Loire Valley Self-Ride E-bike Tour from Amboise : Amboise & Vouvray vineyards

Explore the Loire Valley by electric bike on this tour that introduces you to the beauty and elegant architecture of the French countryside. You'll see Chateau du Clos Lucé, where Leonardo da Vinci once lived, and pass by the town of Amboise while learning about the history of the region, which is known for its chateaus and wine. Traveling by e-bike allows you to put in as much or as little effort as you wish for a relaxing experience.
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  • 5 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$84.20
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Self-ride E-bike tour to Chenonceau through the forest from Amboise

Self-ride E-bike tour to Chenonceau through the forest from Amboise

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Enjoy Loire Valley landscapes and a masterpiece of its Unesco listed heritage thanks to this self-drive E-Bike itinerary designed (and tested!) by our passionate local team! After cycling along the lovely streets of Amboise and its timbered-houses, immerse into the great forest of Amboise where the French Kings used to hunt ! On the way, you will cycle near local farms and fields before arriving to the must-see Chateau de Chenonceau. Discover its fascinating history as well as its unique architecture as it is built on the river Cher. You will also have a chance to learn everything about the vineyards surrounding Chenonceau and producing some open and fruity white and red wines. You will also have the opportunity to stop to visit Château d’Amboise and Clos-Lucé during your ride (not included)
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  • 5 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$84.20
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Loire Valley Castles Helicopter Tour

Loire Valley Castles Helicopter Tour

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The sweeping vineyards and fairy-tale castles of the Loire Valley appear even more magnificent from above and this 20-minute helicopter flight is a perfect introduction to the region. Soar over the UNESCO-listed valley and spot landmarks such as the Château d'Amboise, Château de Clos Lucé, the Pagode de Chanteloup, and Jardins de Valmer.
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  • 25 minutes
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$315.12
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Loire Valley Day Tour From Paris

Loire Valley Day Tour From Paris

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Take a one day trip from Paris to see four historic castles in the Loire Valley. Tour includes 1st or 2nd Class rail tickets from Paris to the Loire Valley. Total tour day, including rail travel time, lasts approximately 13 hours.
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  • 13 hours
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$365.66
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