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Pratical Informations for Groups

Packages for a Beautiful Day in the Loire

Groups should be of at least 15 persons.
The castle and gardens Rivau are open all year to groups upon reservation.

- VISIT:
Visit can be guided or unguided with a leaflet
Duration of visit : 1h30.
Tarif for groups: 8,50€ (Castle - Gardens - Royal Stables - Temporary Exhibit) .
For a guided visit of the gardens or the castle add a (1h): +50€/group.
Audioguide : 2,50€/(Up to 2pers per Audioguide)

Entry is free for Guide and Driver.

Groupe au Rivau

Group in the Castle

Groupe au Rivau

Group in the Gardens

- VISIT + LUNCH:
We offer different options:

- Delicious Pick Nicks (Lentels, Pork and Celery,Farm Chicken and Quinoa, Goat Cheese, Tart, Rivau Wine, Coffee) served at the table and home made.
(Lunch + Visit of Castle, Gardens, Stables : from 27,5€)

- Garden Menu (Soup of vegetables from the gardens, Touraine Salad, Garden Salad, Pate, Goat Cheese, Tart, Rivau Wine, Coffee) on reservation.
(Lunch + Castle/Garden/Stable visit : from 27,5€)

- Gastronomic Lunch : or Groups from 50 to 200 people we also organize a gastronomic Lunch with c Aperitif, Starter, Main Course, Desert, Coffee, Sauvignon, Chinon, Water.
(Lunch + Castle/Garden/Stable visit : from 49,5€). We can also have a band if you would like to dance !

Groupe Rivau

Pick Nick Lunch

Pique Nique au Rivau

Pick Nick Lunch

Groupe Rivau

Lunch at le Rivau

Groupe Rivau

Lunch at le Rivau

- VISIT + TEA:
For those that want to come during the afternoon to stroll in the gardens but want to have a little bite to eat, it is also possible to choose a Visit + Tea package for 13,50€ (Entry + Tea or Juice + Cake)

- VISIT + WINE TASTING:
Wine tasting of 3 Loire Vally Wines for Groups (Entry + Wine Tasting (1/2h) for 13,5€/pers). For more information on our group packages please download our group brochure.

Rivau Wine tasting

Wine Tasting

wine Rivau

Rivau Wine

Read more about our Group Packages on our Group Brochure

1 or 2 days activities around the castle

- A day around Chinon for groups on the historical theme: Joan of Arc and Rabelais are the focus of this beautiful day in the "Rabalaisie"
To discover the Tour Tour around Rabelais and Joan of Arc

- Castle, Garden and Wine Tours in the Loire, a beautiful day in the loire and very good wines 1 or 2 days. All the sites are less than 20mins away from each other by bus .

- A day around Richelieu on the theme of the famous cardinal that constructed a castle and an uthopian city a couple kilometers from castle Rivau : Visit of the Rivau, the city of Richelieu and its museum. To discover the Tour Richelieu, a cardinal, a town...

School Groups

School groups of kids from 4 to 18, can discover our visits adapted for kids and for the school programm . For more information discover our kids animations
Do not hesitate to contact us for more details Visit for groups of children is 5 euros and free for guides and drivers.