Easter au Chateau in France

Usher in 2014 in Downton Abbey style as guests of Comte and Comtesse de Vanssay, 20th generation unbroken lineage, in their Loire Valley Chateau

December 30th : – Visit of Famous Chartres cathedral on your drive down to
Chateau de la Barre
– VIP welcome, private visit of the Château by Comte de Vanssay
– Cheese and vintage wine tasting supper in front of the
monumental XIVth century fireplace…

December 31st : From medieval mystery to XVIIIth century festivities :
- Explore the remarkably restored “Plantagenet City” of Le Mans,
stage set to many films, finishing with the magical light festival
- Gala New Year’s eve dinner hosted in the XVIIth century dining hall
of Chateau de La Barre with all the family silver and crystal
- Midnight: usher in 2014, the 610th New Year’s Eve at Chateau de
la Barre, with champagne in the Grand Drawing room underneath
all the ancestral portraits

January 1st 2014: Renaissance day:
- Enjoy the New Year’s Day Farmer’s market before
– visiting famous Chenonceau castle and it’s remarkable Winter
Floral arrangements, then
- Discover 40 models of Leonardo da Vinci’s inventions in his home
- Gourmet dinner at “Relais d’Antan”

Price : 985 euros per person (based on a group of 6) includes:
- 3 nights accommodation with daily breakfast and afternoon tea
- VIP welcome and visit of the château
- Chocolates and portwine in each room
- Cheese and vintage wine tasting supper on the 30th
- Gala New Year’s Eve dinner at Chateau de La Barre, all drinks included
- New Year’s day in the Loire Valley castles, markets and gourmet restaurant
- Possible Paris airport/city pickup and return and private chauffeur/guide throughout your stay for an extra