Castles of the Loire Valley

Castles of the Loire Valley

Castles of the Loire Valley
8 days – 7 nights
Paris, Chartres, Angers, Tours, Blois, Orleans
Discovery, Art, History, Culture
This program may be operated for individuals or for groups
This is a suggested itinerary – Please call us to customize

Day 1: Paris, Chartres, Angers
After your arrival at Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport you’ll be met by our representative and driven to Chartres for a visit to the Chartres cathedral, model of the great Gothic constructions. This UNESCO listed monument was started in 1145, and then rebuilt over a 26-year period after the fire of 1194. The cathedral marks the high point of French Gothic art.

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Tour includes
  • Round-trip airfare New York-Paris
  • Arrival and departure transfers
  • 7 nights’ accommodation:
    • Angers 2 nights
    • Tours 2 nights
    • Blois 1 night
    • Orleans 1 night
    • Paris 1 night
  • Meals:
    • Breakfast daily
    • 6 dinners
    • Farewell dinner
  • Tours of:
    • Chartres Cathedral
    • Fontevraud Abbey
    • Walking tour of Blois
    • Tour of Orleans
  • Castles’ visits:
    • Angers
    • Brissac
    • Saumur
    • Montsoreau
    • Chinon
    • Azay-le-Rideau
    • Langeais
    • Villandry
    • Montrichard
    • Chenonceau
    • Amboise
    • Chaumont
    • Cheverny
    • Blois
    • Chambord
    • Chateaudun
  • Pre-booked castle visits
  • Entrance fees
  • Driver-Guide throughout the itinerary
  • A/C vehicle
  • Local taxes
Not included in tour
  • Any taxes and surcharges relating to airfares
  • Travel Insurance
  • Meals not mentioned under inclusions
  • Tips to guides or drivers
  • Expenses of a personal nature
  • Any item not mentioned as “Included”


City Hotel Name Tripadvisor
Superior Tourist
Angers Logis du Cavier 4
Tours Best Western Plus l'Artist 4
Blois Ibis Styles Blois Centre Gare 4
Orleans Escale Oceania 4.5
Paris Albe Hotel St. Michel 4.5
First Class
Angers Hotel 21 Foch 4.5
Tours Chateau de Beauvois 4
Blois La Maison d'a Cote 4.5
Orleans De l'Abeille 4.5
Paris La Regence Etoile 4.5
Angers Mercure Angers Centre 4
Tours Chateau d'Artigny 4
Blois Auberge de la Caillere 4.5
Orleans Empreinte Hotel & Spa 4.5
Paris Hotel d'Aubusson 4.5
Hotels will be confirmed at time of booking
Note:   Additional nights in Paris available upon request

Tour Prices:
From: $3,549 including airfare
Add-ons available from all US gateways.
Prices are per person and may change without notice
This program can be customized for individuals and groups.
Changes to this program may be requested by phone (1855-55-TOURS) or using the web FIT Quote Request
  • Airfare
We also be glad to add the necessary airfare from your gateway so you take advantage of our special discounted leisure fares
  • Program
You may add or remove;
    • Trip days
    • Cities and sites
    • Meals
  • Other options
    • The program was designed with private services, however, we may substitute shared sightseeing where available
    • If you prefer deluxe services we may operate this program including private driver, private guide and concierge service.
  • Quotation
Once we have designed the program the way you want we'll give you a quote within 2 business days.
Tour Code: FR04PAR21VT

  • Lunches and dinners can be arranged for individuals, families and groups at top restaurants or any restaurant requested by you.
  • We can revise the itinerary to spend more time and provide more depth in those areas that you are interested on.
  • Any other changes to the itinerary will be accommodated depending on the facilities available in the area.

Group Quotations
  • If you wish to use these programs for your group or as the basis for a customized journey please either call us (1-855-55-TOURS or use the web Group Quote Request.
  • In either case our specialists will work with to refine all the details and they will get you a quote with 2 business days. Quotes may be obtained for the air and land portions of just for the lad journey.
  • Booking both air an land with us will represent savings for you because of our buying power and longtime relationship with the airlines.
  • We will also may have the choice between regular fares and special leisure fares not available to the public.