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Amboise is a town in the Indre-et-Loire department of central France, 20 km east of Tours.

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Map of Amboise

Amboise is served by regional trains, nearby Tours is connected with the national high speed network.

  • 1 Amboise railway station (Gare d'Amboise). Gare d'Amboise (Q3095624) on Wikidata Amboise station on Wikipedia

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Château d'Amboise in Amboise
  • 1 Amboise Castle (Château d'Amboise), Mnt de l'Emir Abd el Kader. Former royal castle. Château d'Amboise (Q389908) on Wikidata Château d'Amboise on Wikipedia
  • 2 Clos Lucé Castle (Château du Clos Lucé), 2 Rue du Clos Lucé, +33 2 47570073. Home of Leonardo da Vinci for the last three years of his life. The house now holds a museum to his life and work. Clos Lucé (Q1122731) on Wikidata Clos Lucé on Wikipedia
  • 3 Pagoda of Chanteloup (Pagode de Chanteloup). A 44m Chinese pagoda built in 1775 by the Duke of Choiseul. Pagoda of Chanteloup (Q23901475) on Wikidata
  • 4 Hôtel Morin Museum (Musée Hôtel Morin), 5 Rue François 1er. Housed in a former private mansion from the beginning of the 16th century, this museum houses various collections centered around the history of the city. Musée de l'Hôtel de Ville, Amboise (Q23571290) on Wikidata







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