Top Experiences in Amboise

Unique things to do, curated by kimkim specialists
There's plenty to see and do in Amboise, located in the Centre-Val de Loire region of France, on the banks of the Loire River. If you'd like to glimpse the city from the sky, you might enjoy a hot-air balloon ride over the Loire Valley, passing vineyards, castles, and forests. You can visit Leonardo DaVinci's château, where he spent the last three years of his life. You might walk the beautiful grounds here, see some of his inventions, and learn about his life. A fun option for wine lovers is to visit a nearby winery to learn about the wine-making process, taste the local offerings, and enjoy a picnic lunch. 
Chateau du Clos Luce
Explore Leonardo da Vinci's Château in Amboise
Spend an afternoon with Leonardo da Vinci in his final resting place and where he spent the last three years of his life: the Château du Clos Lucé in Amboise. You can tour the interior of his mansion, imagining the master at work. Next, head to the picturesque Leonardo's Garden, a unique open-air...

Experiences in Amboise, France

Claude Monet's Gardens
Top Cultural Experiences in France

Many travelers choose France specifically for its unique and diverse culture. Explore Paris for its food, literature, and cabaret, visit Normandy for its art (including Claude Monet's gardens), and escape to the Loire Valley for chateaus, palaces, castles, and more. When ready, head to the south and peruse the unique cuisine and culture of the French Riviera and Provence, plus romantic hilltop villages and medieval riverside hamlets.

The French Alps
Top Active Experiences in France

France is an active traveler's dream, with sandy beaches in the north, the towering Alps in the southeast, several river valleys across its heartland, and a rocky southern coastline dotted with inlets, caves, and coves. You can easily spend your time cycling through vineyards and from one chateau to another, riding horses in the surf, kayaking the famous Calanques, and hiking in the mountains. Or, if you're more of a city person, add a bike tour or vineyard stroll to your exploration of hubs like Paris.

The beauty of the Loire Valley
Best Things to Do in the Loire Valley

Known for its wine and imposing chateaus, France's Loire Valley gives you those quintessential French vibes and experiences, with rolling hills dotted with fairytale-like castles and endless vineyards stretching across the region. Visit Leonardo da Vinci's mansion, sip on organic wine, cycle between chateaus, take a hot air balloon ride above the landscape, and discover humble villages, all within one compact area.

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