Discover Chenonceau and create your floral composition
You will discover a French renaissance masterpiece, refined and elegant with an admirable collection of paintings, tapestries, furniture and the beautiful flower compositions created by a Master Craftsman of France.
Built in the early 16th c, it has been embellished and protected by a succession of women from that time.
Through this visit, let me tell you thousands of anecdotes about Catherina da Medici, king Henri II mistress and how the royal court lived back at that time.
Before or after the tour you will meet the floral designer of the castle, Master Craftsman of France. We will be with him during 1 hour 30 min. On the program demonstration and creation of compositions from flowers cultivated specially in the flowers garden of the castle. You will be able to take home your composition.
I can customize this tour upon request
Pick up from agreed location in Tours
Drive to Chenonceau
After crossing a part of the flowers garden and the 16th c farm I will show you one of the most beautiful view of the castle.
Visit of the castle (the chapel, the gallery, few rooms and of course the renaissance kitchens)
Meeting the Master craftsman and starting the floral masterclass (1h 30 min)
Drive back to Tours
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building
Duration: 6 hours
Depending on the Master Craftsman of France availability we might start by the floral masterclass
In the castle this is a walking tour
- Guiding Services
- Private Transportation
- Admission Tickets
Estimated Local Cash Needed
30 EUR - Food, Drinks and Souvenirs
- Personal Expenses
- Food, Drinks, Snacks
* I am not a driver. I can accompany you in your vehicle or I can arrange for a separate car and driver
* Licensed guide but not travel agency (cannot include tastings, lunch and entrance fees in the rate)