Bournan tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bournan in Indre-et-Loire

Visit Bournan: highlights and tourist information

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Bournan 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 37 kilometres from Tours, the department capital (general information: Bournan is 233 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Loches at 21 km and Crissay-sur-Manse at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Bournan, 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 Bournan 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 Bournan

Markets in and near Bournan

  • Ligueil: market Monday (7km)
  • Manthelan: market Thursday (9km)
  • Sainte-Maure-de-Touraine: market Friday (10km)
  • Descartes: market Sunday (10km)
  • Le Grand-Pressigny: market Thursday (17km)
  • Saint-Branchs: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Loches: market Wednesday all day & Saturday (21km)
  • Cormery: market Thursday (24km)
  • Montbazon: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Monts: market Wednesday & Saturday (25km)

More information about Bournan, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Bournan, France

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


  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (39km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Brenne (57km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins de la Chatonnière (30km)
  • Les jardins du château du Rivau (30km)
  • Les jardins du château de Villandry (35km)
  • Les jardins du prieuré de Saint-Cosme (37km)
  • Le jardin des Prébendes d'Oé (37km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Chenonceau (39km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Etangs de la Brenne (57km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire (38km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Bournan

Canton: Ligueil

Arrondissement: Loches

Department: Indre-et-Loire

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 37240

Distance to Bournan

from Tours (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 233 km

from Calais: 440 km

from Nice: 632 km

from Bordeaux: 267 km

from Strasbourg: 550 km

Getting here

Bournan 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 Bournan from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bossee, Civray-sur-Esves, Cussay, Marce-sur-Esves and Sepmes.

This page in French: Visiter Bournan