5 days in Loire Valley Itinerary

5 days in Loire Valley Itinerary

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Fly to Paris CDG, Train to Tours
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Tours
— 3 nights
Drive
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Angers
— 1 night
Drive to Nantes Atlantique Airport, Fly to Detroit

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Tours

— 3 nights

Garden of France

Famous for its original medieval district, Tours is famous for its cafes that serve regional wines and interesting architectural bridges crossing the river Loire.
Venture out of the city with trips to Amboise (Balloon Rides, Chateau Royal d'Amboise, &more), Blois (Chateau Royal de Blois & La Maison des Parapluies) and Chateau de Chambord (in Chambord). There's more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedrale Saint-Gatien and step into the grandiose world of Chateau of Azay-le-Rideau.

To see ratings, photos, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Tours holiday planner.

Detroit, USA to Tours is an approximately 12.5-hour combination of flight and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Detroit to Tours is 6 hours. In April, daytime highs in Tours are 61°F, while nighttime lows are 43°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Angers.

Things to do in Tours

Historic Sites · Tours · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

Angers

— 1 night

City of Flowers

Discover France's rich medieval history in Angers, a medium-sized city well known for its medicinal and culinary gardens dating back to the Renaissance and still open for a visit.
On the 15th (Fri), find something for the whole family at Terra Botanica and then explore the historical opulence of Chateau d'Angers.

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Traveling by car from Tours to Angers takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In April in Angers, expect temperatures between 63°F during the day and 43°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Angers

Theme Parks · Historic Sites