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The Chateaux of the Loire by Bicycle

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Program #3165RJ
13 Days | 12 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderately Challenging
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
See our Small Group programs.
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Start of Program
Sep 15, 2013
Nantes - 11:30 AM
You will be staying at the ibis Styles Chinon that night.
Location: Chinon
Nearest airport: Nantes
Transportation to site: Take a taxi from Nantes Airport to the Nantes train station. Since there are no direct trains from Nantes to Chinon, you will need to change trains typically in Le Mans, Tours or Saint-Pierre-de-Corps. Upon arrival in Chinon, take a taxi to the ibis Styles Chinon.

End of Program
Sep 26, 2013
Paris - 9:00 AM
You will be staying at the Auberge du Centre the night before.
Location: Chitenay
Transportation to site: We suggest participants avail themselves of the group transfer to Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport as public transportation from Chitenay to the airport is complicated.
Type: Three-Star Hotel

Description: Ideal location opposite Chinon Castle on the banks of the river Vienne, just outside the medieval city of Chinon.

Contact info:
11, rue Digue St-Jacques
Chinon, 37500 France
phone: +011 33 247 98 46 46
web: www.all-seasons-hotels.com/gb/hotel-7864-all-seasons-chinon-futur-ibis-styles/index.shtml

Room amenities: En-suite facilities, Telephone, TV, WiFi, Hairdryer

Facility amenities: Restaurant with traditional cuisine, Terrace, Swimming Pool

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Based on availability
Participants can contact the hotel directly if they wish to book additional nights prior to the start of the program.

Check in time: 2:00 PM

Type: Three-Star Hotel

Contact info:
34, Grande rue
Chitenay, 41120 France
phone: +011 33 254 70 42 11
web: www.auberge-du-centre.com/

Room amenities: Canal+ satellite television, WiFi

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.


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11 nights of accommodations
22 meals: 11 breakfasts, 0 lunches, 11 dinners
8 Expert-led lectures
11 Field trips

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