6 days in France Itinerary

6 days in France Itinerary

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Chambord
— 1 night
2
Chenonceaux
— 2 nights
3
Rigny-Usse
— 1 night
4
Azay-le-Rideau
— 1 night

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Chambord

Chambord ©
On the 16th (Sun), don't miss a visit to Chateau de Chambord and then pause for some serene contemplation at Saint-Louis de Chambord. Here are some ideas for day two: head outdoors with Baignade Naturelle du Pays de Chambord, step into the grandiose world of Chateau de Cheverny, and then get outside with Air Club Blois Vendome.

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La Rochelle to Chambord is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of flight, train, and bus. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from La Rochelle in August since evenings lows in Chambord dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to drive to Chenonceaux.

Things to do in Chambord

Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

Chateau de Cheverny, Baignade Naturelle du Pays de Chambord, Air Club Blois Vendome
Highlights from your plan
Chateau de Chambord ©
Chateau de Chambord
Chateau de Cheverny ©
Chateau de Cheverny
Air Club Blois Vendome ©
Air Club Blois Vendome

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Chenonceaux

Chenonceaux ©
Situated in the valley of the river Cher within the tributary of the Loire, Chenonceaux has a unique location in the Touraine-Chenonceaux wine-growing area.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Tue): examine the collection at Chateau de Chenonceau, then get interesting insight from Tours, and then hike along Balade des Rochers. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Wed): step into the grandiose world of Chateau de Loches, then trek along Sentier Randocroquis du Pas-aux-Anes, and then hike along Les Balcons de l'Indrois.

To see photos, reviews, maps, and tourist information, use the Chenonceaux online trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Chambord to Chenonceaux in an hour. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in August, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can go by car to Rigny-Usse.

Things to do in Chenonceaux

Outdoors · Parks · Trails

Side Trips

Loches, Balade des Rochers, Les Balcons de l'Indrois, Boat Tours & Water Sports
Highlights from your plan
Chateau de Chenonceau ©
Chateau de Chenonceau
Chateau de Loches ©
Chateau de Loches
Sentier Randocroquis du Pas-aux-Anes ©
Sentier Randocroquis du Pas-aux-Anes

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Rigny-Usse

Rigny-Usse ©
On the 20th (Thu), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Fontevraud L'Abbaye Royale, examine the collection at Cave de la Dive Bouteille, and then explore the historical opulence of Chateau d'Usse.

For maps, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Rigny-Usse trip maker.

Getting from Chenonceaux to Rigny-Usse by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Rigny-Usse can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can go by car to Azay-le-Rideau.

Things to do in Rigny-Usse

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Fontevraud L'Abbaye Royale, Cave de la Dive Bouteille
Highlights from your plan
Chateau d'Usse ©
Chateau d'Usse
Fontevraud L'Abbaye Royale ©
Fontevraud L'Abbaye Royale
Cave de la Dive Bouteille ©
Cave de la Dive Bouteille

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Azay-le-Rideau

Azay-le-Rideau ©
As the center of the Touraine Appellation d'Origine Contrôlée (AOC) for the Loire Valley, Azay-le-Rideau produces dry, white wines and red wines rich in tannins.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): step into the grandiose world of Chateau of Azay-le-Rideau, then explore the historical opulence of Château de l'Islette, and then stroll through Chateau de Villandry.

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Azay-le-Rideau is just a short distance from Rigny-Usse. In August in Azay-le-Rideau, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Azay-le-Rideau

Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trip

Chateau de Villandry
Highlights from your plan
Chateau of Azay-le-Rideau ©
Chateau of Azay-le-Rideau
Chateau de Villandry ©
Chateau de Villandry
Château de l'Islette ©
Château de l'Islette