8 days in Centre-Val de Loire Itinerary

8 days in Centre-Val de Loire Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Brussels
+3
Train + Subway + Foot + Train:  4 h 30 min
1
Amboise
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h
2
Orleans
— 4 nights
+3
Train + Foot + Subway + Train:  3 h 15 min
End: Brussels

3
nights
Amboise

Amboise
Amboise is a commune in the Indre-et-Loire department in central France. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Amboise: Chateau Royal de Blois (in Blois), Saint-Aignan (Collégiale Saint-Aignan & ZooParc de Beauval) and Boat Tours & Water Sports (in Montrichard). The adventure continues: explore the historical opulence of Chateau Royal d'Amboise, get engrossed in the history at Le Chateau du Clos Luce - Parc Leonardo da Vinci, do a tasting at Domaine Le Portail, and indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Amboise online tour itinerary maker.

Brussels, Belgium to Amboise is an approximately 4.5-hour train ride. You can also drive; or do a combination of flight and train. In May in Amboise, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Orleans.

Things to do in Amboise

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Cheverny, Saint-Aignan, Chateau de Chenonceau, Chateau Royal de Blois, Boat Tours & Water Sports
Highlights from your plan
ZooParc de Beauval ©
ZooParc de Beauval
Chateau Royal d'Amboise ©
Chateau Royal d'Amboise

4
nights
Orleans

Orleans ©
Orléans is a city in north-central France, about 111km southwest of Paris. Get out of town with these interesting Orleans side-trips: Chateau de Chambord (in Chambord), Maison de La Loire (in Saint-Dye-sur-Loire) and Domaine du Croc du Merle (in Muides sur Loire). There's much more to do: admire the natural beauty at Chateau de Villandry, make a trip to église St Pierre, step into the grandiose world of Chateau of Azay-le-Rideau, and stop by La Savonnerie du Zebre.

To find photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Orleans tour planner.

You can drive from Amboise to Orleans in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In May in Orleans, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 10°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Orleans

Historic Sites Parks Wineries

Side Trips

Azay-le-Rideau, Chartres, Chateau de Villandry, Chateau d'Usse, Chateau de Chambord
Highlights from your plan
Chateau de Chambord ©
Chateau de Chambord
Chateau de Langeais ©
Chateau de Langeais
Chateau d'Usse ©
Chateau d'Usse

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