Chateaux in Amboise – walking distance
Chateau Royal d’Amboise – 2min from le Choiseul
A Renaissance castle overlooking the Loire. “Sound and Light” Show in July and August.
Le Clos Lucé – Amboise
This was the final residence of Leonardo da Vinci & contains a collection of some of his inventions
Château Gaillard – Amboise
This royal domain was created by Charles VIII. It was an experimental garden confided to Dom Pacello de Mercogliano, the Leonardo of gardens. A brilliant gardener, who acclimatized the orange tree in France and created the plum « Reine Claude ».
Domaine de Chaumont-sur-Loire – 20 km
This castle, overlooking the Loire, hosts the annual garden festival.
Association Millière Raboton
Chateau de Villandry – 40km
Famous for its French-style gardens.
Zoo de Beauval – 41km
Ranked among the 10 best zoos in the world, the ZooParc de Beauval presents the greatest diversity of animal life in France. Come and see the baby pandas