Loire Valley canoe and cycling tour around Blois, Amboise & Chenonceau, 94 kms. (B6)
Loire Valley bike tour
BLOIS / CHAUMONT SUR LOIRE / AMBOISE / CHENONCEAU / MONTRICHARD
4 nights: 2 nights in cosy 3* apartment with kitchen and 2 nights chateau-hotel.
Reduced price for children under 12 years old.
Free of charge for infants under 3 years old.
The tour includes the tickets to the Chateaux mentioned in the tour.
You avoid all queues and have direct access to the monuments with your guide.
Bike & Canoe
This is a mixed tour with bike & canoe.
We transfer your luggage from hotel to hotel.
Cycling tours Loire Valley
This five day bike tour is for nature and chateaux lovers. Canoe down the River of Kings, the last wild river in Europe, and down the Cher river, passing under the most prestigious bridge in the Loire Valley, the chateau de Chenonceau. Walk on the steps of Leonardo da Vinci, spending a whole day in Amboise, where the genius decided to spend the last three years of his life. In the evening, get a well deserved comfort in a great apartment-hotel and chateau-hotel.
Day 1: Biking Blois-Chaumont sur Loire, 25 kms. Canoeing Chaumont-Amboise, 18 kms.
Meet in Blois.
We provide you with quality bicycle, detailed maps, complete flat tire set and helmets, mineral water for the whole tour. entrance tickets to tour the Loire Valley Chateaux of Amboise, Clos Lucé, Chenonceau castles, vouchers for hotels and other services in the tour, itineraries, maps, emergency phone numbers for assistance
Depending on your arrival time, we recommend the tour of the Chateau de Blois and a bike or walking tour of the town.
This ancient city with a rich historical part merits to be visited. In the XVIth century Blois was the capital of France, under the king Louis XII. You can stroll through the old town, along its paved side-streets.
Late afternoon, check-in at 3* holiday resort and SPA, near Amboise.
Day 2: Day in Amboise, 10 kms.
Tour of the Chateau du Clos Lucé.
Night at 3.holiday resort.
Day 3: Amboise to Chissay via Chateau de Chenonceau, 16 kms.
Pedal on the gentle hills from the Loire Valley to the nearby Cher river Valley to Chateau de Chenonceau
Dinner at Château hotel.
Day 4: Canoeing and biking along the Cher, 24 kms.
Ride to Montrichard.
In Montrichard, board a canoe and let the current gently take you all the way down the Cher from Montrichard to Civray (app. 3 hours), with the best view ever on the most famous chateau in the Loire Valley; Chenonceau.
We highly recommend you to bring your picnic and have lunch on the left bank of the Cher, looking at the Chateau.
Keep on canoing, pass under the bridge of the chateau and after less than 1 hour, in Civray, grab your bike and pedal back to your hotel all the way along the river.
Night at Chateau-hotel. Dinner at your leisure.
Day 5: End of the tour.
Check out after breakfast.
This tour includes
2 nights in a 3* holiday resort, 2 nights in château-hotel, double occupancy, 2 dinners, 4 breakfasts, luggage transportation from hotel to hotel, high quality bike hire for 4 days (21 gears, anti flat tyre kit, lock, small bag), helmets, travel pack (entrance tickets to tour the Loire Valley Chateaux of Amboise, Clos Lucé, Chenonceau castles, vouchers for hotels and other services in the tour, itineraries, maps, emergency phone numbers for assistance), 1 bottle of mineral water (25 cl) per person and per day, canoe hire on the Loire on day 1, on the Cher on day 2, bike transportation for mix “bike-canoe” days 1 and 2.
This tour doesn't include
entrance tickets in other sites, lunches, drinks, personal expenses, extra.
Escort cycling tour guide (350.00 € per day).