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Castle & palace tours

Guided visit Villandry and Château de L’Islette from Tours

Availability: Monday, Wednesday, Friday
Duration: 6 hours
Language: English, French
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Discover the sober elegance of Chateau de Villandry
  • Take a very unusual visit of the Château de L’Islette
  • Experience for real the chateau daily life of a French family
  • Enjoy a picnic lunch with local wine and food
What to expect

Visit a stunning château of the Loire Valley, as well as a charming genuine family-owned château in which you will instantly feel like home!

We will start our visit at château de Villandry, a Renaissance jewel ranking high in French heritage. You will time-travel from Renaissance to life in France back in the 18th century. You'll stroll through all the rooms of the chateau, with plenty of thrilling anecdotes! The big highlight of Villandry is the garden à la française, a beautiful and delicately-manicured landscape masterpiece.

You'll then head to château de L’Islette, a private château still inhabited by the French family who inherited this historical monument. Be prepared for a very unusual visit, as your guide will take you to all the rooms of the house, including the most intimate ones. The highlight of your tour will be the French picnic lunch in the Park of the chateau. You'll enjoy a Loire wine, perfectly matching a selection of tasty local products.

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What's included
  • Châteaux entrance fees
  • Picnic lunch with local wine and food
  • Friendly and professional local guide
  • Semi private tour in English and French (max. of 8 pax)
  • Transfers by minivan
What's not included
  • Tips
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
Where

Tours Tourist Office, 78-82, Rue Bernard Palissy, 37000 Tours

Meeting point:

Present your voucher at the Tourist Office of Tours 10 minutes before departure time scheduled.

When
  • May 2nd to September 30th
    Monday, Wednesday, Friday
    Departure at 9.30am
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Provider
BORDOVINO WINE TOURS
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.

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