Amboise, Clos Lucé & Gaillard

Based in Amboise this four day workshop offers something for every level of photographer from beginner to seasoned amateur. An opportunity to add some amazing images to your portfolio, with as much or as little tuition and assistance as you require we will visit some of the Loire's most iconic Châteaux. This holiday  workshop includes unrushed, full day visits to The Royal Château Amboise, Clos Lucé and Château Gaillard.

Maximum group size of three. From €600 for one person, including entrance fees. 

Not included: Travel to / from Amboise, meals or accommodation.

Local accommodation available from €75 per night.

Our Photography Holidays and Workshops do not have set dates. You arrange dates with us that suit you.



Settle in your accommodation, and get bearings.
Relaxed meet & greet dinner.
Night photography walk around Amboise (optional)

Day 1 – The town of Amboise

A walking photography tour of the town. Amboise is a charming classic French town bathed in history. It is a photographer’s dream.

Day 2 - Royal Château Amboise

Day Visit to Château Amboise.
This is where Leonardo da Vinci is buried in the Chapel of Saint Hubert.
Optional Night Photography.

Day 3 - Clos Lucé

Day visit to the house and grounds where Leonardo spent the last three years of his life.
Full size models of Leonardo’s inventions are displayed around the grounds.
Optional Night Photography.

Day 4 - Château Gaillard

Day Visit to Château Gaillard.
The forgotten Royal Paradise. 


Either return home or extend your stay.
There are numerous other impressive châteaux to visit within the area.
From €150 per day.