Full-day sidecar tour of the Loire Valley from Tours
Activities

Full-day sidecar tour of the Loire Valley from Tours

Free cancellation
Language: English , French
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 7 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Spend a day discovering the best of the Loire Valley
  • Enjoy the landscape on board a vintage sidecar
  • Visit the Loire Castles and wineries with a local sider
What to expect

Discover the castles and wineries of the Loire Valley on board a vintage sidecar driven by gentlemen local siders.

These true ambassadors of the Touraine region are passionate about the Renaissance and will tell you the most secret stories and anecdotes about the châteaux. A unique, original and offbeat experience awaits you!

On the day of the visit, you will be able to choose from the following exclusive itineraries which include the visit to a monument or winery - yet the tour can also be tailored to your needs and wishes:

  • Full trip: Villandry, Langeais, Rigny-Ussé, Cande Saint-Martin, Chinon, Azay-le-Rideau, Saché, Chenonceaux, Amboise, Montlouis
  • Wine tour: Saint-Nicolas de Bourgueil, Chinon, Azay-le-Rideau, Amboise, Vouvray
  • Writers tour: Balzac Museum in Saché, Rabelais Museum in Seuilly, Ronsard’s Home - Prieuré de Saint-Cosme
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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitized between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Visitors over 18 must show their ID and proof of one of the following: a full vaccination or first vaccination (this requirement varies depending on the country) received at least 15 days prior, recovery from a COVID-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative result from a PCR or antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the experience starts. This may also apply to those aged 12 and above
  • What's included
    • Local rider / guide
    • Vintage sidecar
    • Private custom tour
    • Monument or winery visit
    Where

    Tourist office - Office de Tourisme Tours Val de Loire, 78-83 rue Bernard Palissy 78-82, 37000 Tours, France

    Meeting point:

    Meet your local guide at the entrance of the tourist office.

    What to remember
    • This tour can be tailored to your needs and wishes. Choose your preferred itinerary (full trip, wine tour or writers tour) on the day of the visit
    • The price is per sidecar with 1 or 2 passengers. At the time of purchase, you can book up to 2 sidecars per type
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    When
    • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability
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    Provider
    RETRO TOUR CHÂTEAUX DE LA LOIRE
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 5 days before the experience begins.

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