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Loire Valley Wine Tour - Day Tours

45 rue de Varennes, 36210 Chabris, France
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Wonderful Loire Valley Experience

We had a delightful two days with Colin traveling the Loire Valley. Colin is extremely... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
djsanta12
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New York City, New York
Delightful wine tour!!

We had a wonderful day touring and tasting the Loire Valley wines with Colin. He is charming and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Guided tours of the vineyards of the Loire Valley with local experts Colin and Marie-Chantal Elliott. We live in the region, speak the language and are enthusiastic about the wines and the region.Tours are tailor made and may include chateau and garden visits.
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45 rue de Varennes, 36210 Chabris, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a delightful two days with Colin traveling the Loire Valley. Colin is extremely knowledgeable when it comes to wine and horticulture. On top of that, he is great fun and full of interesting and enjoyable stories. Colin takes great care in making sure...More

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UkHostLand, Manager at Loire Valley Wine Tour - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

How nice of you to take the time and trouble to write a review of your trip with us. We do our best to please. A two day tour is twice the fun in my experience, so I was delighted you decided to spend the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful day touring and tasting the Loire Valley wines with Colin. He is charming and knowledgable. We highly recommend this tour as a way to appreciate one of the highlights of the Loire, the wine! This was our favorite tour of our...More

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UkHostLand, Manager at Loire Valley Wine Tour - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your kind words in this review. You chose an excellent hotel in the Domaine de Haut de Loire, its location making it ideal to sample the wines of Cheverny and Cours-Cheverny in addition to the gorgeous Sauvignon blancs of the...More

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Reviewed May 7, 2018

My husband and I had a fabulous time being escorted all over the Loire Valley! Colin is extremely knowledgable on the regional history, horticulture and most importantly WINE! Having a guide, who spoke the language and knew the area, allowed us to truly enjoy the...More

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UkHostLand, Manager at Loire Valley Wine Tour - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 8, 2018

You are too kind, but I am delighted you enjoyed your tour of the region and proud to have shown you some of the best wine and food producers during our three day adventure. It was a real pleasure to get to know you and...More

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Reviewed February 27, 2018

We added this to our trip and I must say I wasn't sure about an all day long wine tour..............but, OMG is was the highlight of our trip. What glorious countryside to enjoy from the comfort of the luxury tour bus that brought us around...More

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UkHostLand, Owner at Loire Valley Wine Tour - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded March 1, 2018

It is always a pleasure to know that visitors have enjoyed their day out in the Loire Valley. As a wine district there are many surprises in store, with high quality but low priced sparkling wines, world-class whites from both Sauvignon and Chenin and, as...More

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Reviewed November 7, 2017

Colin met us at our hotel and had a good plan for our day together. Touring Chenonceau with him was a great way to learn about the chateau and to appreciate particularly the art and the history of the building. We visited two vineyards. Again...More

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UkHostLand, Owner at Loire Valley Wine Tour - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 8, 2017

It was so kind of you to take the trouble to review your trip with us. I am delighted you enjoyed your private tour of the chateau de Chenonceau, the vineyards and lunch. It is wonderful to visit the small family winemakers and I am...More

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Reviewed October 23, 2017

My wife and I spent the day traveling around the Loire Valley with Colin. It was a great experience as he is very knowledgeable on the area and we would have been lost without him. We would strongly recommend.More

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UkHostLand, Owner at Loire Valley Wine Tour - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 26, 2017

Thank you so much for taking the trouble to review us on TripAdvisor. I very much enjoyed my day with you and I am glad you did too. I hope you enjoyed your night at the Domaine de la Tortiniere and that you returned to...More

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Reviewed October 15, 2017 via mobile

Took the Loire Valley chateau and wine tasting tour. Our guide, Laura, was amazing! If I had had a history teacher like her, school would have been a lot more fun:-) We learned the history of chateaus we toured and what was happening back when...More

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UkHostLand, Owner at Loire Valley Wine Tour - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 26, 2017

Thank you for your kind comments and enthusiastic support.

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Reviewed September 9, 2017 via mobile

Half day wine tour with Olaloire tour group. We sampled wine at two wineries and briefly walked around Chinon in between. Our tour had 5 people. The first winery was newer compared to the second winery, a Chateau passed down thru centuries. The host was...More

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UkHostLand, Owner at Loire Valley Wine Tour - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 11, 2017

So kind of you to review Loire Valley Wine Tour on TripAdvisor after a half day tour in Chinon.

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Reviewed August 7, 2017 via mobile

Was very impressed with the guides knowledge. Was a great day visiting chateaux, sampling wine and eating. I feel this tour gave me a good idea of what the region has to offer.More

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UkHostLand, Owner at Loire Valley Wine Tour - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2017

Many thanks for your kind review of your recent trip. It was a pleasure to meet you and your guests and to share some time together. I was particularly pleased to be able to assist by sending a consignment of wine for your daughter's wedding...More

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Reviewed August 2, 2017

My wife and I experienced the day tour with Colin at the beginning of July. We would like to say Colin is an excellent guide,knowledgeable,friendly,honest,good sense of humour and above all just a really nice guy. We were picked up efficiently and the timings of...More

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UkHostLand, Owner at Loire Valley Wine Tour - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 3, 2017

Hi Damien and Rebecca, Thanks a lot for your comments. As you know, I have both a sister-in-law and a brother in Australia so it is always nice to have some clients from 'down under'. Actually, I think you may have taught me as much...More

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It's hard for me to answer such a question but plenty of clients have reviewed our services on TripAdvisor and we have had no complaints from the hundreds who have taken our tours. 90% of our clients are from the USA, like... More
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Hi Jeff and thanks for your interest in our tours. We are currently available on 27th May and would be pleased to see you. A typical tour costs €320 per person including entrance fees, lunch, transport and guide. We have 14... More
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