Do you want to see splendid Renaissance Castles and taste delicious Loire Valley wines ? At the end of this VIP 11-hour wine & culture private day tour, you will have fallen in love with Chambord impressive architecture and with the diversity of Loire Valley wines.
After an early morning hotel pickup in Paris, you will travel with your knowledgeable guide about. 2 hours south of the city towards Chambord Castle. En route, bite into flaky croissants and pastries while hearing about the wine-making region of Loire and its heritage.
You will arrive at Chambord Castle in the morning for a private tour with a guide from the Castle. He will reveal allthe secrets behind this magnificent Chteau, constructed by King Francis I of France five hundred years ago and even open you the doors of rooms closed to the public. Back in your air-conditioned car, drive through the vineyards of Touraine, Vouvray and Montlouis sur Loire. Admire the colorful landscapes of Chenin Blanc, Sauvignon Blanc and Cabernet Franc grapes.
For lunch, our guide will take you to one of the best restaurants of the region, which is a Michelin * restaurant. The chef's creative 5 courses menu isprepared with local products and will be paired to delicious & boutique wines of the region.
After lunch, your guide will take you in the vineyard to enjoy a beautiful landscape and offer you a vine growing introduction course!
Then, you will get to visit one of the most emblematic winery of the region and depending on availability, taste sparkling white wines, dry and sweet white wines, red and ros wines. Here, you will get to taste authentic Loire Valley wines largely unavailable in the rest of the world.
Our guide will drop you back at your hotel in the early evening.