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Val de Loire Travel

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You will be accompanied by professionals, experts and lovers of the Loire Valley. You will not only be able to discover the history and the heritage of the region but also the French gastronomy that characterizes the “Jardin de France”. The Val de...more
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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3 rue de Chateauneuf, 37000, Tours, France
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+33 2 47 66 32 39
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Reviewed November 3, 2018

We absolutely loved our two-day 120-km tours with Mario! (We used electric bikes which were perfect.) He planned an outstanding route for us to enjoy the narrow roads of quaint towns, open roads with fields of vineyards, and over picturesque bridges. We made perfect stops...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 30, 2018 via mobile

Mario led a customized wine tour for two friends and me. Of our 10 day stay in France, this was easiest the best day. First Mario was so nice and focused on ensuring we had a great time. He planned three awesome trips to independent...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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MarioT2797, Propriétaire at Val de Loire Travel, responded to this reviewResponded November 1, 2018

OOOOOO whaaaaouuuuuuuuu, thank you so much Drew for your wonderful review. I'm in holiday now and reading your review was a pleasure for me!!! Thanks again. I wish the best in Boston Say hello at Rob and Amy :) See you soon.

Reviewed October 3, 2018

Mario planned and executed a perfect day for us. From his choice of boutique wineries, to a gourmet picnic lunch in a vineyard. He made a great trip even more special!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Susan V
MarioT2797, Responsable relations clients at Val de Loire Travel, responded to this reviewResponded October 10, 2018

Hi Susie, I am really happy that everything was perfect, the food, the wine the weather and you :) I hope you will come back for your next birthday to organize a chateau tour and see you again. I wish you a lovely day Mario

Reviewed September 27, 2018 via mobile

Thank you to our host and guide Mario for this exceptional day without comparison. Our small group of friends enjoyed gracious visits to pristine vineyards in the Loire Valley. We truly were personal guests, versus tourists, in the estates we visited. Insightful tastings to the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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MarioT2797, Responsable relations clients at Val de Loire Travel, responded to this reviewResponded October 10, 2018

Dear Terry, I love your group, I had an amazing day. If all the days could be like that, it would be incredible. I felt like I was on vacation with friends I am happy that my wine tours have a great sucess because people...More

Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

Mario created such a special day for us to explore the Loire Valley wines. Very informative and wonderful hosts at each property. Mario provided a once in a lifetime lunch in the vineyard and viewing a local cellar. Besides showing us the local villages and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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MarioT2797, Responsable réception at Val de Loire Travel, responded to this reviewResponded September 27, 2018

Thank you Mimi for your nice review. My goal is to show you the most beautiful place in Loire valley and you just enjoy and relax. I'm very lucky to have access to places where no one can go ( the place for lunch on...More

Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

On a cold rainy winter day, our tour guide , Mario, made Loire Valley come alive by sharing his knowledge, expertise, and passion for this beautiful area rich in history as well as beauty. From the castles, to the restaurant, and to the countryside, it...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Susan E
MarioT2797, Responsable réception at Val de Loire Travel, responded to this reviewResponded September 27, 2018

Dear Susan, Yesterday was an amazing day. Everything was perfect. I'm really proud to have shown you my cousin's cellar and you have to taste the new vintage wich will be excellent in a few weeks. I need to find the inspiration for organize a...More

Reviewed July 28, 2018

Getting around the Loire Valley to see some of the most legendary chateaux isn't easy by public transport or without a car, so taking a tour is the best option. Mario our tour guide was superb, he drove us patiently, with great humour and terrific...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Mario T, Gérant at Val de Loire Travel, responded to this reviewResponded August 19, 2018
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Mille merci à la plus française des anglaise que j'ai rencontré. Vous faites vraiment beaucoup pour moi, i appreciate!!! j'ai...More

Reviewed July 17, 2018 via mobile

We are traveling through France, dependent upon public transportation. Amboise is our last stop before heading to England so our week here needed to focus on the Loire Valley. We were able to see Château Chenonceau by public bus, however we decided to book a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Mario T, Directeur général at Val de Loire Travel, responded to this reviewResponded July 26, 2018

Hi Maggieeeeee, Many thanks for this nice review. It was a pleasure for me show you my wonderful Loire Valley. I'm really glad you enjoyed the tour. Yes it's great to be able to improvise according to your desires, I love to do that. did...More

Reviewed July 12, 2018

Mario made our visit to the Loire Valley extra special. My husband and I enjoyed two days of tours with Val de Loire Travel that revealed so much more of the charm and history of the region than what we could ever have experienced on...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Mario T, Directeur général at Val de Loire Travel, responded to this reviewResponded July 26, 2018

Good morning Jane & Walter. I will never thank you enough for your kindness. I give you the price of the most friendly visitors since the creation of Val de Loire Travel. All are still very nice but you ... I could have stayed with...More

Reviewed July 6, 2018

Thank you to Mario for an unforgettable day in Loire Valley. Mario was a gracious host and we felt right at home immediately. We visited several chateaux, his family's vineyard, and he had an amazing picnic prepared for us, which we enjoyed in the middle...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Alice T
Mario T, Directeur général at Val de Loire Travel, responded to this reviewResponded July 26, 2018

Alice.......Merci merci et merci. Thank you Alice, It was a very nice day for me too. You have a wonderful family and I hope you will see you soon in loire valley. Welcome back to Tampa in your beautiful Florida. i wish you the best...More

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