3 days in Loire Valley Itinerary

3 days in Loire Valley Itinerary

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3 days in Loire Valley Itinerary

Start: Amboise
train:  30​min
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Tours
— 2 nights
train:  30​min
End: Amboise

2
nights
Tours

Tours ©
Famous for its original medieval district, Tours is famous for its cafes that serve regional wines and interesting architectural bridges crossing the river Loire.
Cathedrale Saint-Gatien and Le Chateau du Clos Luce - Parc Leonardo da Vinci are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get out of town with these interesting Tours side-trips: Amboise (Closerie de Chanteloup, Chateau Royal d'Amboise, & more) and Chateau de Chambord (in Chambord). There's more to do: explore the historical opulence of Chateau of Azay-le-Rideau and contemplate the long history of Chateau Royal de Blois.

To see photos, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Tours day trip app .

Amboise to Tours is an approximately half hour train ride. You can also drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in August, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to take a train back home.

Things to do in Tours

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Amboise, Chateau de Chambord, Chateau Royal de Blois, Chateau of Azay-le-Rideau
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Chateau de Chambord ©
Chateau de Chambord
Chateau Royal d'Amboise ©
Chateau Royal d'Amboise

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