Located in a superb natural setting, the royal castle of Amboise was one of the favorite residences of the kings of France.
The royal castle of Amboise is one of the castles of the Loire, impressive royal buildings. Endowed with a large fortress, this site is a high place of French history and was even classified as a historical monument in 1840. Overlooking the town of Amboise and located just above its waterway, the castle would be the last great royal fort built in France. The castle thus offers a stunning panorama over the Loire Valley. The structure has two tall cylindrical towers. Inside the palace, the architecture is sure to delight visitors. The castle conceals several royal rooms and leisure lodges. Some rooms are decorated with Gothic furniture from the French Renaissance period. Artistically elegant gardens add charm to the outdoor spaces.