and the local area
The affluent area surrounding Amboise has a multitude of exceptional assets - History,
culture , nature. sporting activities and of course the vineyards.
There is something for everyone.......you won't want to leave!
T HE CASTLES OF AMBOISE
Discover the fascinating world of Leonardo da Vinci at his home the Domaine du Clos Lucé
Still in Amboise, admire the Castle of Gaillard, the 1st Orangerie in France , where François II and Marie Stuart spent their wedding night.
Be impressed by the splendid Pagode de Chanteloup, an unusual monument belonging to the Duke of Choiseul.
Enjoy a visit to one of the last nut and hazelnut Oil mills in the region ,which dates back to the 18th century.
The Goat cheese Dairy is worth a visit .
Discover the interesting world of wine making with a visit to the vine yards of Vouvray, Montlouis or Touraine Amboise .