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 Leonard de 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 Léonard of gardens. A brilliant gardener, who acclimatized the orange tree in France and created the plum « Reine Claude ».