Athee-sur-Cher tourism and travel guide

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Visit Athee-sur-Cher: highlights and tourist information

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Athee-sur-Cher 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: Athee-sur-Cher is 201 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Amboise at 10 km and Chateau de Clos Lucé at Amboise at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Athee-sur-Cher, 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 Athee-sur-Cher 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 Athee-sur-Cher

Markets in and near Athee-sur-Cher

  • Blere: market Tuesday (6km)
  • Cormery: market Thursday (8km)
  • Montlouis-sur-Loire: market Thursday (10km)
  • Esvres: market Saturday (11km)
  • Amboise: market Sunday & Friday (12km)
  • Saint-Branchs: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Saint-Avertin: market Wednesday & Friday (15km)
  • Chambray-les-Tours: market Thursday & Sunday (16km)
  • Montbazon: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Saint-Pierre-Des-Corps: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (17km)

More information about Athee-sur-Cher, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Athee-sur-Cher, France

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


  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (7km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château de Chenonceau (11km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (15km)
  • Le jardin des Prébendes d'Oé (19km)
  • Les jardins du prieuré de Saint-Cosme (21km)
  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (26km)
  • Les jardins du château de Villandry (31km)
  • Les jardins de la Chatonnière (35km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (42km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (43km)
  • Jardin du domaine de Sasnières (44km)
  • Les jardins du château du Rivau (51km)

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 (21km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (23km)
  • ZooParc de Beauval (34km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Athee-sur-Cher

Canton: Bléré

Arrondissement: Tours

Department: Indre-et-Loire

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 37270

Distance to Athee-sur-Cher

from Tours (prefecture): 19 km

from Paris: 201 km

from Calais: 409 km

from Nice: 637 km

from Bordeaux: 299 km

from Strasbourg: 527 km

Getting here

Athee-sur-Cher 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 Athee-sur-Cher from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Azay-sur-Cher, Blere, Cormery, Dierre, La Croix-en-Touraine, Saint-Martin-le-Beau and Truyes.

This page in French: Visiter Athee-sur-Cher