Sightseeing route in Chenonceau


【Castle description】

It’s a popular castle called “The castle of 6 women” because they were the lord of the castle. The construction is interesting because the part of the castle is above the river like bridge. There are two gardens of the name of two of six women lord.

【Overall rating】


【Time required】

 2 h 30


 14.50 euros



【Sightseeing route】


①Chenonceau station

Gare de Chenonceaux

It’s better to buy a round-trip ticket when you come because there is no person in the station.

★Go straight on the street in front of the station for 10 minutes.

②Ticket Office

Admission fee: 14.50 euros

Opening hour: it depends on the month.

★Go straight and when you arrive at a castle, turn left. It takes 10 minutes.

②Diane de Poitiers Garden

Jardin de Diane de Poitiers

Time required: 20 min

★Enter the castle.

③Chenonceau Castle

Château de Chenonceau

Time required: 60 min

★Leave the castle and turn left to visit another garden.

④Catherine de Medicis Garden

Jardin de Catherine de Médicis

Time required: 15 min

★Go back to the castle and go to a path in front of a restaurant. It takes 10 minutes.

⑤Small Village

Time required: 20 min

★Continue to walk.

⑥Flower Garden

Potager des Fleurs

Time required: 10 min

★Go ahead to return to the station. It takes 10 minutes.


Chenonceau station