Like other chateaux, Chambord is a palace, not a castle. Outside, you will admire a wealth of decorative details. Inside, you will discover marble walls and roofs, glittering chandeliers, damask chairs, gilded decor.
Your expert guide will help you discover Chambord’s architecture and history. This is the largest and most iconic of Loire Castles, with no shortage of stories to tell. You will hear how it was built as a hunting lodge for Francis I, why it fell into decay after his death, then how it was restored and given to a crownless king.