Free to visit the Clos Lucé château in Amboise 10h00
The château was home to Leonardo da Vinci for the last three years of his life, where many of his rooms have been restored: his bedroom, kitchen, workshop. It also houses 40 of his extraordinary inventions with original materials. Twenty giant machines to try out in the gardens.
Lunch in a restaurant 12h15
1/4 bottle of wine included
Potted fish rillettes with vegetable julienne flavoured with citrus fruits
Beetroot mash with goat’s cheese and basil, balsamic vinegar and honey sauce
7-hour shoulder of lamb, creamy risotto with spring vegetables and rosemary gravy
Glazed chuck of beef, mashed potato with herbs, mustard cream sauce
Home-made nougat ice cream, red fruit coulis
Pear and caramel cream desert
Free to visit the Chaumont-sur-Loire Château 14h30
The Chaumont Château overlooks the Loire from its beautifully managed gardens. It was the prerogative of many women in the XIX century. Its rooms trace the history of its owners including Catherine Medici and the extravagant Princess of Broglie.
Free to visit the 29th Chaumont-sur-Loire International Garden Festival
Twenty teams of landscape gardeners offer their vision of the theme “Gardens of the World, Back to Mother Earth” An original theme often expressed using a wide variety of plants, water and materials.
- Entry into and a free visit to the Clos Lucé château
- Lunch including 1/4 bottle of wine
- Entry and a free visit to the Chaumont-sur-Loire estate (château and gardens)
- Personal expenses
- Additional aperitif and coffee
- Additional cost for a guide: Clos Lucé château 200€ and Chaumont château 105€ per group of 30 people maximum
Valid from April 01 to October 31, 2020
- Free for the driver