Chambord Castle Tour with Histopad

Château de Chambord, Château, 41250 Chambord, France (0)
from/per person 25.00
  • Loire Valley
  • Access for disabled
  • Audio guide
  • Groups allowed
  • Skip the line


Welcome to Chambord Castle, a magical place to discover with family or friends, looking for stories from the past. The beauty and magnificence of Chambord Castle is breathtaking and a must-see for all the wanderers visiting the Loire Valley.

Chambord Castle Tour with Histopad highlights

Discover Chambord Castle, the largest Renaissance castle of the Loire Valley. With your Histopad, you will experience an immersive tour of the castle as it was during the time of François I. The Histopad offers you an immersive experience in the time of François I and the French Renaissance. Discover eight castle rooms fully reconstructed in 3D and virtual reality.

  • Histopad 3D with virtual reality
  • Discover the Chateau de Chambord and the king’s apartment
  • Climb the double helix staircase that may have been designed by Leonardo Da Vinci

Chambord Castle Description Summary

There’s nothing like Chambord Castle ! This French castle is located in the commune of Chambord, in the department of Loir-et-Cher in the Loire Valley. It is the largest castle in the Loire Valley. It is a wonderful place to visit ! The architecture of this French masterpiece is breathtaking, mixing traditional French medieval forms and classical Renaissance structures. It was built during the 16th Century during the reign of François Ier (Francis I).

Chambord Castle is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The medieval tradition castle is an impressive place to visit with its a large round tower, its dungeon, the immense windows that embellish the facade and the magnificent garden, recently restored

Chambord Castle Tour description

Welcome travelers!

Enter Chambord Castle with your histopad. Orient yourself and organize your exciting tour in perfect autonomy! Discover eight rooms of the Castle fully reconstructed in 3D and virtual reality thanks to your histopad, and get hit by the perfect aesthetics and architectural elegance of the Castle. Dive into French Renaissance exploring the reconstructions of the castle in the 16th century, at the time of François Ier.

One of the architectural highlights is the spectacular open double spiral staircase that is the centrepiece of the château. No one ever had the certainty, but they were probably designed by Leonardo da Vinci! Head up to the roof and marvel at the detailed decorations that make Chambord Castle SO distinctive !

Our advice? After your visit, go for a walk in the French gardens that surround the castle. The fullness that inhabits these places will transport you to other eras …

What’s included

  • Admission to the Château
  • Histopad 3D virtual reality
  • Interactive maps

What’s not included

  • Food, drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Pick-up and drop-off
  • Tour guide

Château de Chambord, Chambord, France
The customer must go to the counter to exchange the voucher for the Histopad.

Things to know :

  • Please note that the château is open all year long, except for 1 January and 25 December. The castle will also be closed on 26 November 2018.
  • From the 30st of october until the 31rd of march, the castle opens from 9:00am to 5:00 pm (Low season).
  • From the 1st of april until the 29th of october the castle opens from 9:00am to 6:00 pm (High season).
  • Last access : 30 minutes before the closing time.
  • You must show your voucher at the counter of the Castle to collect your ticket and Histopad.

Cancellation policy :
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

Duration :

  • More than 1 hour of audio commentary on the history and architecture of the castle with the histopad
  • Self-guided tour


Opening hours
Monday 10.00 - 16.00
Tuesday 10.00 - 16.00
Wednesday 10.00 - 16.00
Thursday 10.00 - 16.00
Friday 10.00 - 16.00
Saturday 10.00 - 16.00
Sunday 10.00 - 16.00
Last Admission 15.30

City and country of tour : Chambord, Loire Valley, France