Château Royal d'Amboise is an impressive castle located in Amboise, France. It started being constructed in the early 15th century and has been the home of French kings. Today, it's one of France's most popular tourist attractions. The castle towers over the mainly inclined terrain of the Loire Valley and shows a variety of architectural styles, including Gothic, French Renaissance and Romanesque elements. Visitors can explore the castle’s grand reception rooms, walk on the terrace with amazing views of the Loire Valley and explore its main courtyard. A guided tour of the castle is probably the best way to appreciate the beauty of Château Royal d'Amboise, as the guide will tell you about its rich history and impressive architecture. Before entering the castle, you may also want to take a walk through the monarchs' tomb – an underground crypt where some of its former inhabitants are laid to rest.