Ambillou tourism and travel guide

Photo of Ambillou in Indre-et-Loire

Visit Ambillou: highlights and tourist information

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Ambillou is situated in the Indre-et-Loire department and Loire Valley region (now part of the Centre-Loire Valley region), in the eastern-center of France at 19 kilometres from Tours, the department capital (general information: Ambillou is 210 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Villandry at 13 km and Langeais at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ambillou, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Ambillou in Centre-Loire Valley.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

 
 

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Indre-et-Loire

Map of places to visit near Ambillou

Markets in and near Ambillou

  • Luynes: market Saturday (11km)
  • Fondettes: market Wednesday & Sunday (12km)
  • Neuille-Pont-Pierre: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Langeais: market Sunday (14km)
  • Chateau-la-Valliere: market Monday (15km)
  • Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire: market Tuesday & Friday (17km)
  • Saint-Paterne-Racan: market Thursday (17km)
  • Ballan-Mire: market Sunday & Friday (17km)
  • La Riche: market Wednesday & Saturday (17km)
  • Joue-les-Tours: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (19km)

More information about Ambillou, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Ambillou, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Ambillou.

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (35km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Loire-Anjou-Touraine (37km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collegiale Church (Candes-Saint-Martin) (39km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Fontevraud (Fontevraud Abbey) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du château de Villandry (13km)
  • Les jardins du prieuré de Saint-Cosme (17km)
  • Le jardin des Prébendes d'Oé (19km)
  • Les jardins de la Chatonnière (21km)
  • Parc de Lathan (22km)
  • Parc et jardins du château du Lude (31km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (32km)
  • Jardins du château de Poncé (38km)
  • Les jardins du château du Rivau (42km)
  • Jardin d’atmosphère du Petit Bordeaux (44km)
  • Jardin du domaine de Sasnières (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire (17km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (41km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ambillou

Canton: Château-la-Vallière

Arrondissement: Tours

Department: Indre-et-Loire

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 37340

Distance to Ambillou

from Tours (prefecture): 19 km

from Paris: 210 km

from Calais: 402 km

from Nice: 674 km

from Bordeaux: 301 km

from Strasbourg: 557 km

Getting here

Ambillou is in the eastern-center of France. Most visitors arrive in one of the cross-channel ports such as Caen and Le Havre (about 3-4 hours drive from here) or fly into Paris and drive south from there. For driving distances to Ambillou from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Clere-les-Pins and Pernay.

This page in French: Visiter Ambillou