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Self ride e-bike tour to Chenonceau through the forest of Amboise

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HIGHLIGHTS

  • Ride through the beautiful forest of Amboise

  • Open visit of must-see Chateau de Chenonceau and its beautiful gardens

  • Guided visit and tasting at a local family-run wine estate

  • Discovery of the lovely town of Amboise with its Royal castle and Clos-Lucé, the last residence of Leonardo da Vinci

INCLUDED

TASTING Included
FOOD -
LANGUAGE French/English
GROUP -
TRANSPORT by E-Bike
DURATION 00h00

Enjoy Loire Valley landscapes and a masterpiece of its Unesco listed heritage thanks to this 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 500 years ago and enjoy its pure air! On the way, you will cycle near local farms and fields of wheat, sunflowers, corn…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 during a tasting at a family-run wine estate. Cheers!

PROGRAM : 

From 9.00AM, come to pick-up your E-Bikes at our partner's Bike shop in Amboise (A deposit will be requestd for the bikes). You will also get your roadbook for the day, with all our tips, historical anecdotes and gourmet addresses for the day ;) 

Start your tour by riding along the Loire to get out of the twon in direction of Chenonceau. Follow our itinerary and ride through the beautiful forest of Amboise. You will pass by local farms and vineyards and get to admire all our beautiful landscapes and local villages. 

Once you arrive at Château de Chenonceau, enjoy a non guided visit thanks to your A la Française entrance ticket. We recommand you to take 1h30 to make the most of your visit and enjoy the splendor of the castle as well as its gardens. (Every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday, possibility to join one of our guided tours at 10.30AM - depending on availabilities).

After your visit, your itinerary will lead you at a family-run wine estate situated just 10 minutes away fro the chateau. Do not miss your appointement at 3.00PM to enjoy a guided-visit followed by a wine tasting with our local partner! 

After that, you can head back to Amboise, when you arrive, take time to visit Clos-Lucé or the impressive Royal Chateau of Amboise where you can enjoy one of the greatest views on the Loire river (these visits are not included - It can also be done in the morning - depending on your schedule) ! 

Do not forget to be back at the Bike Shop before 6.00PM to drop-off your E-Bikes !

CANCELLATION

  • • Up to 7 days before tour = 100% refund
  • • Less than 7 days before tour = no refund
  • Modification of the date possible (according to availability).
  • A minimum of 2 participants is required for a tour. If only 1 person is booked on a tour, A la Francaise Loire Valley will contact the customer (phone or email) to reschedule or refund the total amount.

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