Le Château d'Amboise

Loire Valley
Landmarks and Historic Buildings

A magnificent example of Renaissance and Gothic architecture, this château still houses a well preserved and exceptional collection of furniture. The gardens also offer one of the most beautiful views over the Loire Valley.


Places to visit nearby

Tours in the Loire Valley is a modern city with a history dating back to the Romans that is famous for its architecture, wines and markets.

Blois in the Loire Valley is a charming royal city with an historic château that has been home to 7 French kings and 10 French queens.

Saumur in Atlantic Loire Valley is easily recognised by its fairytale chateau and is famous for its association with horses - the area around the town is even known as the Kingdom of the Horse.

Nearby attractions

Between Tours & Blois, this estate has a park with château, stables & exceptional gardens (the famous International Garden Festival) designed by landscape architects from all over the world. Guided & self guided...

Since 1886 these cellars have been used to store the highest quality wines, which have graced the tables of royalty. During your visit you will discover the history of the cellars - which are kept at a constant 12°C - and have...

The Tours mueseum of fine arts was originaly established 4 March 1795 but has been situated in the bishop's former palace since 1910. The museum has over 12,000 works but only 1,000 are on show to the public. The ground floor...