Embark on a delightful 11-day trip, starting in Paris, through the the heart of France’s Loire Valley, where history, romance, and natural beauty converge to create an unforgettable experience. This region is full of stunning châteaux, picturesque towns, wineries and mind-blowing gardens. First, visit Orleans, a city steeped in history and charm. Explore the medieval streets and savor the ambiance before moving on to the first chateau. Next, venture to the royal city of Blois. In Amboise visit the final residence of the brilliant Leonardo da Vinci. Continue to the area of Tours, with unique medieval castles and rose gardens. In Saumur explore its picturesque streets and the magnificent views over Loire river from the castle. Visit several wineries and taste the local gastronomic delights. Visit the charming Angers and the vibrant city of Nantes, a hub of culture and innovation. Don’t miss out on the cute village of Kerhinet and a boat trip on the marshes of Brière Park. The trip can be done the other way around, shortened or extended, according to your preference. This is a great trip for all ages, from family trips with children, to romantic escapes and retirement adventures.