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Amboise Food Tours

Amboise, France
About Amboise Food Tours
Join our experienced guides on a journey your taste-buds will never forget. Learn all about French gastronomy and how to eat like a local on one of our fun tours in the stunning royal city of Amboise. By the end of the tour, you will be replete with exquisite French food and you will have gained plenty of local knowledge and sightseeing tips.
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Reviewed July 28, 2019

What a wonderful food tour we had of the Amboise Sunday morning market with Tim! Very interesting and informative, ending with a delightful wine tasting in town. It’s so great to have someone who knows the ins and outs of the French market guide you...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 4, 2019

Advertised as Food and wine.Interested in food thought we'd do at least meats and cheeses.Paste on bread and chocolate doesn't do it.Very disappointed wine side OK but very easy to walk into a shop and buy your wine tasting card.Not a very authentic experience 2...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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TimK3478, Manager at Amboise Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 11, 2019

Our 2-hour evening tour is primarily set up as a wine tasting tour but also includes a small selection of local food specialties to nibble on as we taste the wine. We realise now that you were expecting it to be more like our Market...More

Reviewed June 26, 2019 via mobile

My other half wanted to book this tour so I went along with the idea. I'm I glad! Of course anyone can wander around the market on the right day but you would be missing out on so much personal experience. Tim was a wonderful...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 25, 2019

We met Tim near the chateau & headed to the Friday market to buy cheese, fruit, charcuterie. Then to his favorites; boulangerie, wine shop to taste & buy, Bigot for chocolate & desert. We settled at an outdoor table in the garden of his B&B...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed May 27, 2019

Our group of 6 travelers visited the Loire Valley at the end of April, 2019, and wanted to visit the town of Amboise. We used Tours as our base of operations, and took a train to Amboise and walked from the train station across the...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed February 21, 2019

We were in Amboise for a weekend in January and came across Amboise Food Tours after some light Googling. We hadn't made plans in advance, we were in town for just a few days, and Tim was absolutely wonderful. On short-notice, he was able to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 21, 2019 via mobile

If you have only time to do one thing in Amboise, I would highly recommend Tim. We emailed ahead and asked Tim to make a booking, as it was off season he suggested a little wine tour around the town. We met at the meeting...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed November 29, 2018

We were in the Loire Valley for a creative retreat with a group of 10 women. On our last day we ventured off to Amboise. The historic village sits along the Loire River and is famed to be the final resting spot of Leonardo da...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

We spent two hours with Tim walking through Amboise, trying local specialties. In late Oct, we were the only couple on the tour and Tim was flexible with us. We tried a variety of local meats from a meat market, local cheeses from a specialty...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

We spent a great two hours with Tim touring the Friday market and local shops. Stopping along the way to sample the local delicacies (cheese, charcuterie, pastries and wine) and with a bit of history of the area. We have traveled extensively and love to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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April 10, 2018|
Response from TimK3478 | Property representative |
Hello Ray We have different formulas - 2 hour tours which cost 45€/person and 4 hour tours which are 75€/person. Tours generally start at 10am but we can do tailor-made tours too. Please take a look at the Amboise Food Tours... More