The town of Amboise is located on the banks of the Loire and is surrounded by vineyards. Only thirty kilometers from Tours, this city was for many years the favorite city of King Francis I who resided in his royal castle. Each summer evening, you will be able to observe a magnificent nocturnal spectacle "At the court of Roy" within the Castle. On the program, games of light, water games, fireworks, Renaissance dance scenes and cavalry scenes will make you live the history of France.
This pearl of Touraine and the Loire hides still other secrets ... Leonardo da Vinci has spent his last two years at the Château du Clos Lucé in Amboise. Today, this place can be visited by everyone. You can discover the reconstruction of a large part of his works from the Renaissance.
But Amboise is also a wine city: it offers sublime wine landscapes. You can also taste, in the Touraine Amboise appellation, white, rosé but also red. Amboise knows how to please everyone!