3 Day Self-Guided Scooter Ride Tour in the Loire Valley of France
Loire Valley, France
Scooter Tour France
Nostalgic for an era when you took the time to truly live? Treat yourself to a romantic escape in the heart of the Loire Valley, the “Dolce Vita” on the small roads of Touraine, riding a superb vintage scooter. Forget the daily routine and dive into the extraordinary. Allow yourself to experience the magic of France’s “Royal River”, the Loire, and the various UNESCO World Heritage sites along its banks. You may find yourself at the Sleeping Beauty castle of Ussé, dreaming of crazy inventions at the home of Leonardo da Vinci in Amboise, or spending the night in a hotel room carved from the living rock of a limestone cliff! And while you explore the region, let the famous food and wine of Touraine delight and seduce you.
Bike: rental scooter
Riding gear: not included: helmet, jacket, gloves
Meals: all breakfasts and 1 picnic basket
Discover the castles of Loire Valley
Explore the vineyards of Saumur and Chinon
Enjoy an excursion to the listed village of Montsoreau
Airport transfer included:
Tours Val de Loire Airport
You will have the choice of accommodation in standard two-star or superior four-star hotel.
Villandry Castle will be the first to come to on this day, then it will be the castle of Langeais that you'll reach along the Loire. it is at the Castle of the Sleeping Beauty in Ussé that you will stop and visit. A picnic break will be welcome on the banks of the Indre river. You will ride your scooters again to reach Chinon and enjoy the medieval town.
After a ride in the vineyard, you will reach the medieval town of Loches and its fortress. Then, through the valley of Cher river, you will discover one of the majestic castle: Chenonceau. You will also spend some time in Amboise, where Leonardo Da Vinci spent the rest of his life.
Today, you ride and see some of the most emblematic castles of the Loire valley: Chaumont, Blois, Cheverny, and of course Chambord. You will enjoy the ride on the banks of the Loire river that will take you back to Ride in Tours and end this magical ride.
Skill level required for this tour: Beginner
can ride for two to three hours
minimal riding experience
comfortable with curves and leans
basic experience with unsurfaced roads
short distance ascents and descents
You can take the scooter and enjoy discovering the valley of Loire in France.