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Loire Chateaux 8-day Self-guided Cycling Tour Level 2

  • 8days
  • France

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Blois round tour, 8-day Self-guided Cycling Tour

Let the Royal River Loire be your guide among its most prestigious treasures and discover its Chateaux, ponds and forests. Along the "Loire a Velo" or the "Pays des Chateaux" cycle paths, this trip allows you to reach the most prestigious chateaux of the Loire Valley! Chambord, Chenonceaux, Cheverny, Amboise or Blois will no longer have any secrets for you. Discover these incomparable historical residences and ride thorugh landscapes of irresistible charms, between the wild Loire, its surrounding forests, vineyards and small pictuesque villages - live a moment of real escape!

Tour character: Level 2

Average = a little bit hilly stages OR stages between 40 km and 50 km

Included in the Loire Valley Cycling Tour:

  • 7 nights’ accommodation with breakfast (double or twin room with shower & toilet) in Charming 3*/4* hotels (2*/3* or 4* chateau available on request)
  • 1 dinner (half board available at 290 EUR)
  • Transport of luggage between hotels.
  • Colour maps, itineraries & tourist information
  • Taxes & services
  • 7-day hotline

Not included in the tour:

  • Drinks, lunches, and personal expenses
  • Entrance fees to the monuments
  • 6 dinners (half board available at 290 EUR) book at [email protected]
  • Bike rental
  • Extra night in Blois (94 EUR shared room, 150 EUR single) book at [email protected]
  • Chateau package: Domaine de Chambord (chateau and garden), Domaine de Chaumont-sur-Loire (chateau and garden festical). Chateau de Cheverny, Park Leonard da Vinci in Amboise, Chateau de Chenonceaux, Chateau de Valmer (including wine tasting), 1 x wine-tasting of Cheverny AOC in Cheverny - 125 EUR

Daily departures March to October

Solo traveller 85 EUR surcharge.

If you would like to hire a bike (95 EUR) sporty bike (125 EUR) or e-bike (200 EUR) please contact our office when booking [email protected]

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  • Day 1

    Arrival in Blois

    Possibility to visit the town with its typical paved streets punctuated with staircases, and the chateau, a perfect illustration of how French architecture evolved between the Middle Ages and the 17th century.

    Blois – Amboise | 40 km

    Follow the 'pays des châteaux' cycling tracks through nice tiny villages to the château of Chaumont-sur-Loire, which proudly dominates the river. Then continue on the 'Loire à Vélo' cycling tracks before arriving at the charming town of Amboise with its royal château, where the greatest kings of France and Leonardo Da Vinci lived.

  • Day 2

    Excursion to Vouvray | 48 km

    Leave the Loire banks for a while to reach the picturesque Vouvray vineyards, surrounded by troglodyte houses, and famous for its fine and elegant white wines! On the way you will admire superb Renaissance private châteaux such as château de Valmer (remarkable for its Italian and vegetable gardens), and the beautiful château de Jallanges as well. And don't hesitate to stop for a visit to a local wine producer to sample a glass of Vouvray wine!

  • Day 3

    Amboise – Chenonceaux | 42 km

    Today, go to château de Chenonceau ! This stage through the vineyards of Montlouis-sur-Loire will take you to the Cher valley! Then reach the famous chateau of Chenonceau straddling the Cher River, which was the scene of a famous rivalry in French history: that of Diane de Poitiers and Catherine de Medici. Enjoy a walk in the heart of Diane de Poitiers‘s garden, then Catherine de Medici’s. Take a breath, in the shade of one of the huge park trees, at the rhythm of the river murmur which will tell you stories about these 2 rival women.

  • Day 4

    Chenonceaux – Cheverny (or Chitenay) | 40 / 55 km

    Ride along the peaceful Cher river banks to the medieval town of Montrichard. Then leave the Cher Valley and enter the vineyards of Touraine via the Château de Fougères-sur-Bièvre, a small fortified castle which perfectly illustrates the local building arts of the 15th century. Your cycling day ends in Chitenay (in a charming rural inn) or in Cheverny, just around the famous château.

  • Day 5

    Excursion to Beauregard and Sologne area | 47 km

    An excursion offering the possibility to visit the Château of Beauregard famous for its Portrait Gallery. Then continue your excursion to the rich and mysterious ‘Sologne’ with magnificent landscapes: beautiful forests sheltering game, ponds at every crossroads and small private châteaux hidden behind their vineyards or groves.

  • Day 6

    Cheverny (or Chitenay) – Blois | 40 / 50 km

    During this last stage you will discover the famous sumptuously furnished Château of Cheverny before reaching the prestigious Château of Chambord, real masterpiece of French Renaissance period with its 440 rooms, built during the reign of Francis the 1st.

  • Day 7

    Departure during the day

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Tours marked with are special prices.

Start End Max. No. Guests Accommodation Price p.p.
Sep 20 2022 Sep 27 2022 8 Single rooms 1,544€
Double rooms 994€
Sep 21 2022 Sep 28 2022 8 Single rooms 1,544€
Double rooms 994€
Sep 22 2022 Sep 29 2022 8 Single rooms 1,544€
Double rooms 994€
Sep 23 2022 Sep 30 2022 8 Single rooms 1,544€
Double rooms 994€
Sep 24 2022 Oct 01 2022 8 Single rooms 1,544€
Double rooms 994€
Sep 25 2022 Oct 02 2022 8 Single rooms 1,544€
Double rooms 994€
Sep 26 2022 Oct 03 2022 8 Single rooms 1,544€
Double rooms 994€
Sep 27 2022 Oct 04 2022 8 Single rooms 1,544€
Double rooms 994€
Sep 28 2022 Oct 05 2022 8 Single rooms 1,544€
Double rooms 994€
Sep 29 2022 Oct 06 2022 8 Single rooms 1,544€
Double rooms 994€
Sep 30 2022 Oct 07 2022 8 Single rooms 1,544€
Double rooms 994€
Oct 01 2022 Oct 08 2022 8 Single rooms 1,544€
Double rooms 994€
Oct 02 2022 Oct 09 2022 8 Single rooms 1,544€
Double rooms 994€
Oct 03 2022 Oct 10 2022 8 Single rooms 1,544€
Double rooms 994€
Oct 04 2022 Oct 11 2022 8 Single rooms 1,544€
Double rooms 994€
Oct 05 2022 Oct 12 2022 8 Single rooms 1,544€
Double rooms 994€
Oct 06 2022 Oct 13 2022 8 Single rooms 1,544€
Double rooms 994€
Oct 07 2022 Oct 14 2022 8 Single rooms 1,544€
Double rooms 994€
Oct 08 2022 Oct 15 2022 8 Single rooms 1,544€
Double rooms 994€
Oct 09 2022 Oct 16 2022 8 Single rooms 1,544€
Double rooms 994€
Oct 10 2022 Oct 17 2022 8 Single rooms 1,544€
Double rooms 994€
Oct 11 2022 Oct 18 2022 8 Single rooms 1,544€
Double rooms 994€
Oct 12 2022 Oct 19 2022 8 Single rooms 1,544€
Double rooms 994€
Oct 13 2022 Oct 20 2022 8 Single rooms 1,544€
Double rooms 994€
Oct 14 2022 Oct 21 2022 8 Single rooms 1,544€
Double rooms 994€
Oct 15 2022 Oct 22 2022 8 Single rooms 1,544€
Double rooms 994€
Oct 16 2022 Oct 23 2022 8 Single rooms 1,544€
Double rooms 994€
Oct 17 2022 Oct 24 2022 8 Single rooms 1,544€
Double rooms 994€
Oct 18 2022 Oct 25 2022 8 Single rooms 1,544€
Double rooms 994€
Oct 19 2022 Oct 26 2022 8 Single rooms 1,544€
Double rooms 994€
Oct 20 2022 Oct 27 2022 8 Single rooms 1,544€
Double rooms 994€
Oct 21 2022 Oct 28 2022 8 Single rooms 1,544€
Double rooms 994€
Oct 22 2022 Oct 29 2022 8 Single rooms 1,544€
Double rooms 994€
Oct 23 2022 Oct 30 2022 8 Single rooms 1,544€
Double rooms 994€
Oct 24 2022 Oct 31 2022 8 Single rooms 1,544€
Double rooms 994€
Oct 25 2022 Nov 01 2022 8 Single rooms 1,544€
Double rooms 994€
Oct 26 2022 Nov 02 2022 8 Single rooms 1,544€
Double rooms 994€
Oct 27 2022 Nov 03 2022 8 Single rooms 1,544€
Double rooms 994€
Oct 28 2022 Nov 04 2022 8 Single rooms 1,544€
Double rooms 994€
Oct 29 2022 Nov 05 2022 8 Single rooms 1,544€
Double rooms 994€
Oct 30 2022 Nov 06 2022 8 Single rooms 1,544€
Double rooms 994€
Oct 31 2022 Nov 07 2022 8 Single rooms 1,544€
Double rooms 994€

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If you would like to drive yourself before or after your tour, ask us for a quote on any brand new Renault, Peugeot or Citroen vehicle for driving in Europe.

Pick up your vehicle from most capital cities in Europe and return it to your drop off destination. Top insurance cover. Email [email protected] for a competitive quote

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