Azay-sur-Indre tourism and travel guide

Photo of Azay-sur-Indre in Indre-et-Loire

Photo is of Loches at 12 km from Azay-sur-Indre

Visit Azay-sur-Indre: highlights and tourist information

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Azay-sur-Indre is situated in the Indre-et-Loire department and Centre-Loire Valley region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Azay-sur-Indre in Centre-Loire Valley.

Popular places to visit nearby include Loches at 12 km and Chateau de Chenonceau at 16 km.

Azay-sur-Indre, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 12 km (direction south-south-east)

Numerous historic monuments make the citadel in Loches a very interesting place...

See Loches guide
Chateau de Chenonceau

Chateau de Chenonceau

Castle at 16 km (direction north-east)

The perfectly lovely Chateau-de-Chenonceau includes a renaissance gallery across the river and...

See Chateau de Chenonceau guide


Most Beautiful Village at 20 km (direction east-south-east)

On the Indrois river, it is the quaint old town, the castle...

See Montresor guide


at 22 km (direction east-south-east)

Although it is the castle that attracts visitors to Amboise, you will...

See Amboise guide
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Chateau de Clos Lucé at Amboise

Chateau de Clos Lucé at Amboise

Castle at 23 km (direction north-north-east)

The Chateau de Clos-Lucé was home to Leonardo da Vinci and you...

See Chateau de Clos Lucé at Amboise guide
Domaine Royal de Château Gaillard

Domaine Royal de Château Gaillard

Castle at 23 km (direction north-north-east)

The Domaine Royal de Château Gaillard in Amboise is the first Renaissance...

See Domaine Royal de Château Gaillard guide
Chateau d'Amboise

Chateau d'Amboise

Castle at 23 km (direction north-north-east)

The Chateau d'Amboise is a castle with impressive gardens and a lovely...

See Chateau d'Amboise guide
Tours Cathedral and La Psalette Cloisters

Tours Cathedral and La Psalette Cloisters

Cathedral at 28 km (direction north-west)

The la Psalette cloister and the cathedral of Tours together make a...

See Tours Cathedral and La Psalette Cloisters guide


at 28 km (direction north-west)

Tours is a large important town with numerous monuments, gardens and medieval...

See Tours guide
Basilica of Saint-Martin in Tours

Basilica of Saint-Martin in Tours

Church at 29 km (direction north-west)

The basilica Saint-Martin is an imposing neo-byzantine church in the town of...

See Basilica of Saint-Martin in Tours guide
Chateau de Chaumont

Chateau de Chaumont

Castle at 35 km (direction north-east), in the Loir-et-Cher department

The small village of Chaumont-sur-Loire is dominated by the Chateau de Chaumont,...

See Chateau de Chaumont guide


Most Beautiful Village at 35 km (direction west)

Explore the lovely stone houses and narrow streets in the tiny village...

See Crissay-sur-Manse guide
Chateau de Villandry

Chateau de Villandry

Castle at 36 km (direction west-north-west)

The rooms at Chateau de Villandry can be explored, but it is...

See Chateau de Villandry guide


at 37 km (direction west)

The village of Azay-le-Rideau is best known for its castle but also...

See Azay-le-Rideau guide

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Map of places to visit near Azay-sur-Indre


Markets in and near Azay-sur-Indre

  • Loches: market Wednesday all day & Saturday (10km)
  • Cormery: market Thursday (10km)
  • Blere: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Saint-Branchs: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Manthelan: market Thursday (14km)
  • Esvres: market Saturday (15km)
  • Montbazon: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Ligueil: market Monday (21km)
  • Montlouis-sur-Loire: market Thursday (22km)
  • Chambray-les-Tours: market Thursday & Sunday (23km)

More information about Azay-sur-Indre, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Azay-sur-Indre, France

What to do at Azay-sur-Indre? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Azay-sur-Indre.


  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (20km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

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 (30km)
  • Veuil (45km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • ZooParc de Beauval (31km)
  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (35km)

Geography and distances

Azay-sur-Indre is in the eastern-center of France at 28 kilometres from Tours, the department capital (general information: Azay-sur-Indre is 211 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Azay-sur-Indre

Canton: Loches

Arrondissement: Loches

Department: Indre-et-Loire

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 37310

Distance to Azay-sur-Indre

from Tours (prefecture): 28 km

from Paris: 211 km

from Calais: 421 km

from Nice: 628 km

from Bordeaux: 289 km

from Strasbourg: 529 km

Getting here

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 Azay-sur-Indre from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chambourg-sur-Indre, Chedigny, Cigogne, Courcay, Dolus-le-Sec, Reignac-sur-Indre and Sublaines.

This page in French: Visiter Azay-sur-Indre


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