Skip-the-line tickets to the Château Royal d'Amboise
Castle & palace tours

Skip-the-line tickets to the Château Royal d'Amboise

Availability: Every day
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 24 hours
Do this because
  • Explore the architectural jewel of the Renaissance
  • Immerse yourself in history of the French kings with the Histopad
  • Discover the chapel containing Leonardo da Vinci's tomb
  • Your entrance ticket is valid until 31th December 2020
What to expect

A place of residence for French kings from the 15th to the 19th centuries, its destiny is inextricably linked to the history of France. Numerous literary figures and artists were invited here, like Leonardo da Vinci whose tomb is preserved at the château.

This royal château is thus the expression of French-style luxury. From its balconies, its roofs and its terraced gardens, visitors can take in the Loire landscape and delight in what the kings enjoyed.

Enjoy the 'Renaissance' of the Royal Château of Amboise with the Histopad, a new tablet-based visitor experience, which offers visitors the chance to really immerse themselves in history. Move through long-disappeared buildings; witness the evolution of the royal lodge over time and discover works of art - now found in museums around the world - in their original location. Finally, cross paths with the sovereigns as well as the more humble characters who made history.

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What's included
  • Entrance fees
  • Histopad available in 12 languages
What's not included
  • Guide
  • Gratuities
  • Pick-up and drop-off
Reduced price
  • Student (18-25 years): reduced
  • Child (7-18 years): reduced
Where

Château of Amboise, Montée de l'Emir Abd el Kader, 37400 Amboise

Meeting point:

Present your ticket at the entrance of Château of Amboise.

What to remember
  • Histopad in 12 languages included in the entrance fee
  • Several departures per day for guided tours (free)
  • Self-guided visit with a brochure available in 16 languages
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Picnic allowed in the park
  • Open ticket valid until 31th December 2020
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When
  • The castle is open every day
  • Opening hours:
    1 January until 5 January: 9.00am to 4.45pm
    6 January until 31 January: 9.00am to 12.00pm and 2.00pm to 4.45pm
    1 February until 29 February: 9.00am to 12.30pm and 1.30pm to 5.00pm
    1 March until 31 March: 9.00am to 5.30pm
    1 April to 30 June: 9.00am to 6.30pm
    1 July to 31 August: 9.00am to 7.00pm
    1 September to 1 November: 9.00am to 6.00pm
    2 November until 15 November: 9.00am to 5.30pm
    16 November until 24 December: 9.00am to12.30pm and 2.00pm to 4.45pm
    26 December to 31 December: 9.00am to 4.45pm
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Provider
Chateau Royal d'Amboise
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Unfortunately, we can't offer you a refund nor can we change or cancel your booking for this particular product, due to our partner's policy.

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