La Pagode de Chanteloup et son parc, Amboise

#3 of 6 in Historic Sites in Amboise
Park · Hidden Gem · Historic Site
La Pagode de Chanteloup et son parc is the oldest park in the French Castle of Chanteloup. Note the distinctive Chinese-inspired 44 m (144 ft) high pagoda monument supported by 16 columns with 16 pillars. Each of the seven floors has a dome built in it, and each dome has a narrow staircase that narrows further as you ascend towards the top. Climb the steps to reveal a panorama of the lush Amboise forest and the contours of the Loire Valley. Plan to visit La Pagode de Chanteloup et son parc and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Amboise attractions using our Amboise driving holiday planning app.
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  • The pagoda is beautiful and the view from the top is nice but that is all the site has on offer as the (uninteresting) garden is just an excuse to up the entrance fee. I know, preserving beautiful...  more »
  • Didn't know what to expect. Although there doesn't look much, it's got a fascinating story to it. Climb the pagode and get a bit scared by the height! Try the games. It's all really nice. There is a....  more »
  • The 10€ entrance fee seems way too much for what you get. Btw, if you use Google Maps to navigate there, it guides you to a small way behind a hedge next to the Pagoda, which is actually closer to it than the main entrance, but something like 10 minutes away from the actual entrance.
  • After visiting a few Castles is nice to end your afternoon
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