This is another must visit castle in the Loire valley. Perched high above the town be ready for a walk up and to climb some steps. We got an audio tour and found it to be helpful and informative.
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Very interesting medieval chateau in the heart of Amboise. Leonardo da Vinci's grave is here, and several other French royals were raised here. The price was moderate, and it didn't seem as crowded as the others. The castle offers an excellent view of the entire...More
A really recommendable place. We didnt think to come here at the very beginning of the trip but we did not regret. Very cute town and lovely castle controlling it all. The visit takes around an hour only because the castle aint that big, but...More
We visited Clos Luce, and the Amboise castle the morning we left Amboise. We even had time to have outstanding quiche lunch at Bigot's before leaving for train station. (Our other days had been spent traveling to various Loire chateaus). Very pleasant walk, and view...More
Perched high above the river the castle, with its spiral ramp which leads from the river to the main courtyard, is home to the tomb of Leonardo da Vinci, in the Chapel of St Hubert. From the castle the road leads into the centre of...More
A must see Chateau while in the Loire Valley. The view of Amboise town is lovely and a wander through the gardens is gorgeous. The chateau is beautifully set up- you get a real feel for what it was like to live there.
Great time here! Warm, friendly people, great food, beautiful sights here and nearby! Great place to stay and use for day trips
Chateau d'Amboise is really a magic place, one of those you see in fairy tales. Inside there is not much to see, although the walls and the castle itself is full of details. During the summer the people from the city put together a medieval...More
A nice place to visit but it is overshadowed by the magnificent Chateau in the area plus Clos Lucie,but glad that we visited it.
The Chateau has wonderful views of both the river and the town. Lovely restaurants and shops in close vicinity