- Visit the great royal chateaux: Chambord, Cherverny, Amboise
- Gentle flat walking through vineyards, forests and lush river valleys
- Friendly hotels with character and delicious local cuisine
This easy-paced, gentle walking holiday balances peaceful, out-of-the-way discoveries with the splendor and opulence of some of the finest Renaissance chateaux in France.
There's no tough climbing but you are still rewarded with beautifully unspoilt landscapes and enchanting views at every turn.
Cultural highlights include the magnificent chateaux of Chambord, Cheverny and Chaumont, in their stunning country settings; and two historic towns of Amboise and Blois, packed with things to see and explore.
The places you'll stay in have been hand-picked for their superb locations, atmospheric charm, excellent cuisine and warm, friendly owners. We've included evening meals everywhere except in Blois.
chateaux of the loire trip