French chateaux stay with pheasant hunt

September 25, 2012 | By

Spend part of this December in France partaking in the most authentic and elegant tradition of the French aristocracy:  as VIP guests of a prestigious Loire Valley chateaux and elegant, authentic manor houses for exclusive receptions and hunting.

Arrivals – Sunday, December 9th, 16th or Tuesday December 18th.  

  • 4 nights / 5 days
  • 2 nights at Chateau de la Barre and 2 nights at Chateau du Lude.
  • Daily English breakfast and afternoon tea.
  • One full day of high bird shooting  (250 pheasants)
  • A cheese and wine tasting supper on one of the nights at each chateau
  • A Gala Dinner on the other night at each chateau
  • Chauffeur transfers throughout the 4 day stay, all transfers and sightseeing.

Highlighted sightseeing includes: 

  • Renaissance Chateaux & Wine
  • Visit of Leonardo da Vinci’s home and the famous Chanonceau Castle, with its Christmas decorations.
  • Wine tasting at Caves Duhard
  • Grand dinner hosted by Comte & Comtesse de Vanssay
  • Estate High Bird Pheasant shoot
  • Festive Dinner in the Renaissance Dining Hall hosted by Comte & Comtesse de Nicolay.

Call for more details on this exclusive offer.