Day 09: Ambois to Château de Chenonceau    

20 June 2015
Distance: 16.5 km
Lodging: Camping de l’écluse (N47.32905° E1.08799°)
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Leonardo da Vinci's tomb at Chateau d'Ambois

Leonardo da Vinci’s tomb 
at Château d'Ambois

We started the day with a visit to the Château d'Ambois, then a stop at Château du Clos Luce the last residence of Leonardo da Vinci and now a museum of his life and inventions. 

Château de Chenonceau

From Ambois, it was just 20 km to our campground in Chenonceaux. After arriving at the campground, we took a boat tour up the river to Château de Chenonceau. The boat actually passes under the Château and is a great way to see a chateau that is built across a river!

 

Château de Chenonceau

Château de Chenonceau




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