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Touraine-Chenonceau private tour

Touraine-Chenonceau private tour

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This is our most popular tour, ideal for a day trip from Paris, or those staying locally. You will be treated to a guided tour of the wonderful renaissance palace of Chateau de Chenonceau and its gardens on the banks of the river Cher. The chateau itself contains an unequalled collection of renaissance art and is still privately owned. AOC Touraine-Chenonceau wines can be tasted nearby and a visit to a family wine-maker is always popular. Lunch is enjoyed amongst the locals at a restaurant in Montrichard and is followed by a further tasting of a wide range of Loire wines. Finally, we drive to the winery, vineyards and tasting room of a wine-making family with roots going back 500 years. There will be plenty of chances to buy the wine you taste and they are such good value you will want to send some home to enjoy with friends. We can help with the shipping. This tour is a fascinating introduction to the Touraine region of the Loire Valley, enjoyed by many clients before you.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$579.82
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$579.82
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Chambord Castle: Private Guided Walking Tour

Chambord Castle: Private Guided Walking Tour

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Take a 2-hour walking tour of Chambord Castle with a local guide and enjoy an excursion tailored to your tastes. Start at the entrance of the castle, explore the castle's beautiful interior, then head to the French formal gardens. Delight in a magical atmosphere and extraordinary architecture at a castle imagined by King François I. Surrounded by a wonderful forest, the castle dates from the 16th century. Discover the history of this place, and learn about a millennium of French history that includes Leonardo Da Vinci, the French Revolution, and modern history with your expert guide. After exploring the castle, wander around the picturesque French formal gardens. Dating from the 18th century, the gardens were replanted in 2017.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$414.35
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$414.35
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Paris Premium : Loire Valley Castles Private Day trip (Transportations included)

Paris Premium : Loire Valley Castles Private Day trip (Transportations included)

Want to spend the day to exploring the castles ? Then, the Loire Valley is the place to go! On this private day trip, explore the medieval city, its chateaux, and more on a scenic road trip by car.And with a expert guide bu your side,it's a better way to see the beauty that lies outside of Paris! This picturesque experience will take you to the cities of Chambord, Blois, Amboise, and Chenonceau, along with several smaller towns along the way. Visit Chateau de Chenonceau, a French chateau found on the banks of the River Cher. Don’t miss this opportunity , in this trip you will not only to learn about French history but also to explore these magnificent fairytale castles. ✔ Transportation with Air Conditioned car ✔ Visit Blois, a beautiful medieval city ✔ Go to the town where Leonardo da Vinci lived ✔ Can be 100% personalized to your wishes ✔ Soak up the Loire Valley countryside ✔ Enjoy a scenic road trip ✔ Free cancellation up to 15 days before experience date
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  • 12 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$663.17
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$663.17
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Loire Valley Day Tour From Paris

Loire Valley Day Tour From Paris

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Take a one day trip from Paris to see four historic castles in the Loire Valley. Tour includes 1st or 2nd Class rail tickets from Paris to the Loire Valley. Total tour day, including rail travel time, lasts approximately 13 hours.
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  • 13 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$365.66
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$365.66
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Tours Private Walking Tour

Tours Private Walking Tour

Tours is known as “The City of Art and History”, dating back to the second century, and stays true to its title boasting rich historic and cultural heritage. In the centre are half-timbered French houses, beautiful gardens, and Renaissance mansions, drawing you into the city’s medieval past. Explore the Rue Nationale, one of the oldest and busiest streets of the city. Admire an important historic landmark of the city - the 15th century Eglise Notre Dame de la Riche. For two hours, enjoy some of the most important historical highlights, admire the beautiful architecture and listen to interesting stories about this charming place.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$244.36
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$244.36
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Nantes Private Walking Tour

Nantes Private Walking Tour

Nestled on the Loire River, Nantes was always known as the capital of Brittany, though now it’s in a different region. It is a vibrant city, an experimental and artistic place crammed with lots of attractions. The long and rich history of the city has left many sites of historical importance to explore, and the industrious spirit of the inhabitants of Nantes turn this city into constant evolution. See some of the highlights of Nantes, and listen to the engaging stories of our professional local guide. You will learn about: Founded by Celts around 70 BC Gaulish period Roman Empire Carolingian Empire French Wars of Religion Duchy of Brittany Edict of Nantes French Atlantic slave trade French Revolution Battle of Nantes Gamma world city
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$249.30
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$249.30
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Private 3-hour Walking Tour of Nantes with official tour guide

Private 3-hour Walking Tour of Nantes with official tour guide

Nantes is truly a unique city to visit. You will have a chance to visit the Cathedral of Nantes, amazing views and green gardens, and of course a view of the Castle of Duques of Bretagne. You will be able to enjoy much more during this private tour. The tour will be a 3 hour private walking tour. Your private tour guide will show you around the best parts of Nantes. Here is an example of some of the sites that you will enjoy in Nantes: Marc Elder Square Statue Anne of Brittany Castle of Dukes of Brittany Nantes Cathedral Cours Cambronne - Bouffay square Passage Pommeraye Graslin theatre area Fountain de la Place Royale The exact order will depend on the exact starting time. We will arrange the exact itinerary depending on that. The exact time spent in all the locations will also depend on how much time is spent at each.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$224.68
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$224.68
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Discover Nantes in 60 minutes with a Local

Discover Nantes in 60 minutes with a Local

This Experience is provided by a private local. You only have an hour to fall in love with Nantes? Challenge accepted! Discover Nantes during a short but sweet excursion, in which you will learn the most interesting facts about the city, the local lifestyle and the modern transformation of the city. We will meet at the Memorial to the Abolition of Slavery and go on our stroll from there. Discover what the everyday life of a local looks like and learn where the city gets its characteristic ambience from, by seeing it through the eyes of a local. Walking through the city, you will discover exactly what makes Nantes special! This is also your chance to get insider tips about the best cafes, restaurants and bars to visit during your time here, and learn how to make the most out of your visit. This is the perfect experience for someone visiting the city for the first time, or someone that wants to rediscover it!
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$35.18
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$35.18
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Segway:

Segway: "The Great Escape" - city tour Nantes - 2H00

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Segway guided tours are a very special and surprising way to visit Nantes. It's also convenient in most streets. It makes good memories and allows you to visit a city in a few hours instead of a few days.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$66.44
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$66.44

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Segway: "The Wide Angle" city tour Nantes - 2H30

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Everything you need to see is in this tour ! The city's historical center, Nantes's island, the elephant, the castle and every form of art in Nantes is on schedule for this amazing tour ! Guided by an English, French and/or Spanish speaking guide, you will find exactly what you are looking for ! Book this tour and enjoy the ride ! ;)
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
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$78.52
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$78.52

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Segway: "Nantes's Patrimony" City tour Nantes - 1H30

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Experience the best of Nantes in a fun and efficient way on this 90-minute Segway tour. Get a great overview of the city as you visit highlights like the Castle of the Dukes of Brittany, Place Bouffay, Passage Pommeray, Place Royale, the Jules Verne House, Water Mirror, and more. Cover distance with ease and discover the many sides of this charming French city.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$54.36
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$54.36

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Segway: "Inside the Historical Center of Nantes" - city tour Nantes - 1H00

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Discover the top attractions in Nantes in a fun, and time-saving way—on a Segway tour. Whizz through the streets, and cover more ground than you would on a walking tour. Travel past River Erdre, see the Cathedral, Château des ducs de Bretagne, and learn about the city’s fascinating history. With this small-group tour, get a more personalized experience.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$36.24
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$36.24

Loire Valley Day Tour from Tours : Villandry, l'Islette & 2 Vouvray Wineries

Loire Valley Day Tour from Tours : Villandry, l'Islette & 2 Vouvray Wineries

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Cover the standout sights of the Loire Valley on this insider’s guided tour, allowing you to tick off the top attractions on a single action-packed ride. Get exclusive access to a family-owned chateau and enjoy a local delicacy, then taste your way around the wine-rich region as you learn to identify vintages like a true connoisseur. You’ll listen to fun-filled anecdotes along the way.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$196.68
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$196.68
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Loire Valley Half Day Tour from City of Tours : Villandry and l'Islette Castles

Loire Valley Half Day Tour from City of Tours : Villandry and l'Islette Castles

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Marvel over the majestic châteaux of the Loire Valley on this memorable half-day excursion from Tours. First, experience the glory of the French Renaissance as you explore the famous Château de Villandry and stroll the magnificent gardens. Admire the manicured landscapes and ornamental gardens; wander through the kitchen garden and classical water garden, then attempt to find your way through the maze. Next, journey further back in time with a tour of an authentic 16th-century château, where you’ll indulge in a traditional aperitif and perhaps meet its noble residents.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$93.35
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$93.35
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Loire Valley Day Tour: Chambord & Chenonceau including lunch at a private castle

Loire Valley Day Tour: Chambord & Chenonceau including lunch at a private castle

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Visit two of the most renowned castles in the Loire Valley—aka French château country—on a day trip from Tours. Château de Chenonceau and Château de Chambord are known for their Renaissance architecture and picturesque riverside settings. With a knowledgeable guide, enjoy views from little-known panoramic spots, and hear historical details and amusing anecdotes about the French kings and other nobles who have lived here. As a bonus, enjoy a relaxing lunch away from the crowds at a private, family-owned château.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$205.38
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$205.38
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Nantes 2CV Citroën tour

Nantes 2CV Citroën tour

In these times when our society seeks to go ever faster, we are in search of serenity and seek to relive the present moment and to take advantage of it. By strolling in these emblematic cars of our ancestors, discovering the most beautiful monuments of Nantes aboard our 2 Citroën CVs, breathing in the smell of these popular cars, we can travel to the time of our ancestors, that time where we took the time to enjoy. We will tell you anecdotes about the history of this Venice of the West, the poetic name given to the city of Nantes. These few hours will allow us to relive these emotions of the past that we have forgotten today.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$146.52
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$146.52

Tour of the Nantes vineyards in a Citroën 2CV

Tour of the Nantes vineyards in a Citroën 2CV

In these times when our society seeks to go ever faster, we are in search of serenity and seek to relive the present moment and to take advantage of it. By strolling in these emblematic cars of our ancestors, by furrowing the Nantes vineyard aboard our 2 Citroën CVs, by breathing the smell of these popular cars, we will be able to travel to the time of our ancestors, this time when we took time to enjoy. We will find the old stones and tread on the clay to taste a selection of muscadets around a wooden barrel, in a castle lost in the middle of the greenery and vineyards. These few hours will allow us to relive these emotions of the past that we have forgotten today.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$146.52
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$146.52

Amboise Discovery Segway 45mn

Amboise Discovery Segway 45mn

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At the controls of your Segway Segway, enjoy a fun and unusual experience! Follow your guide to discover the hidden stories of the city of Amboise! Effortlessly explore all the emblematic sites of the city. This circuit lasts 45 minutes and always begins with 15 minutes of initiation.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$33.92
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Day tour of Chateaux of Chenonceau, Amboise, Da Vinci Clos Lucé & Caves Ambacia

Day tour of Chateaux of Chenonceau, Amboise, Da Vinci Clos Lucé & Caves Ambacia

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Combine visits to 2 major Loire Valley chateaux on this small-group excursion from Tours, France. With an intimate group of 8 people or fewer, visit le Clos Lucé, the Amboise Royal Castle, and Chenoceau for wine tastings. Skip-the-line entrance to the wineries is included.
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  • 9 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$235.55
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$235.55
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Private tour of the Loire Valley wines

Private tour of the Loire Valley wines

The Loire Valley produces a wide variety of wines from award-winning white varietals to full-bodied reds and sweet dessert wines. This private tasting tour ensures a tailor-made experience, visiting three of the most renowned wine regions—Vouvray, Chinon, and Bourgueil. Tour three different wineries, enjoy expert-led wine tastings, tuck into a gourmet wine tasting lunch (own expense), and explore the medieval town of Chinon.
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  • 8 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$434.86
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$434.86
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Private tour of Loire Valley most visited castles

Private tour of Loire Valley most visited castles

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The magnificent castles of Chenonceau and Chambord are two of the most famous and most visited chateaux of the Loire Valley. Enjoy guided tours of both on this full-day tour and benefit from the undivided attention of a private guide. Explore the Renaissance castle of Chenonceau with its stunning gardens, enjoy wine tasting and lunch (optional) at the Caves Duhard winery, then visit the UNESCO-listed castle of Chambord.
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  • 8 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$434.86
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$434.86
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Day Tour of Chateaux of Chenonceau, Chambord & Caves Ambacia XVth century

Day Tour of Chateaux of Chenonceau, Chambord & Caves Ambacia XVth century

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Discover the UNESCO-listed landscapes of the Loire Valley, sample regional wines, and visit two magnificent châteaux on this full-day tour. Traveling in a small group ensures a more personalized experience as you visit Chambord and Chenonceau Castles, sample regional wines and cheeses at a local winery.
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  • 9 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$211.39
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Best Tour Of Tours (1 hour)

Best Tour Of Tours (1 hour)

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The best of Tours in an hour. Your gentleman sider will make you discover the unmissable places of the city as well as unusual places, comfortably installed in a beautiful vintage sidecar.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$57.45
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$57.45
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Tours: Private Walking Tour of the Historical Center

Tours: Private Walking Tour of the Historical Center

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Do you know which city was the capital of France in 15th century ? Which city is considered to be the Garden of France? Or where you can hear the purest French spoken language? The answer to all of these questions is Tours, a historic city dating back to the Middle Ages located right in the heart of France, just one hour away from Paris. Join our helpful and knowledgeable guides to discover the rich history and wonderful medieval buildings of Tours. Admire the exterior of the city's beloved Cathédrale Saint-Gatien, a beautiful mix of different architectural styles. Another point of interest may be the medieval Tour Charlemagne, located in the center of the Old City. Feel free to visit the famous museum of Beaux- Arts on your own, admiring its impressive collection. Then, enjoy a taste of the region's fine wine, considered by many to be among the best in all of France. Let us show you the beautiful city of Tours through the eyes of a local!
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$292.34
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