Braye-sur-Maulne tourism and travel guide

Photo of Braye-sur-Maulne in Indre-et-Loire

Photo is of Chateau du Lude at 12 km from Braye-sur-Maulne

Visit Braye-sur-Maulne: highlights and tourist information

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Braye-sur-Maulne 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 Braye-sur-Maulne in Centre-Loire Valley.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau du Lude at 12 km and Bauge at 27 km.

Braye-sur-Maulne, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Chateau du Lude

Chateau du Lude

Castle at 12 km (direction north-west), in the Sarthe department

The Chateau de Lude and its lovely gardens are the closest of the Loire...

See Chateau du Lude guide


at 27 km (direction west), in the Maine-et-Loire department

Bauge is a small traditional town with a small castle - and a very...

See Bauge guide


at 28 km (direction south-south-east)

Langeais is a small town with a pretty town centre, best known for the...

See Langeais guide
Chateau de Langeais

Chateau de Langeais

Castle at 28 km (direction south-south-east)

Château de Langeais is a medieval-renaissance castle with nicely furnished rooms and the oldest...

See Chateau de Langeais guide
Chateau de Villandry

Chateau de Villandry

Castle at 31 km (direction south-east)

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

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Chateau d\'Ussé

Chateau d'Ussé

Castle at 34 km (direction south)

The imposing Chateau d'Usse, next to the Loire, is an imposing medieval-renaissance castle surrounded...

See Chateau d'Ussé guide


at 36 km (direction south-east)

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

See Azay-le-Rideau guide
Chateau d\'Azay-le-Rideau

Chateau d'Azay-le-Rideau

Castle at 37 km (direction south-east)

Not the most luxurious or largest castle in the region, it is the beauty...

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Basilica of Saint-Martin in Tours

Basilica of Saint-Martin in Tours

Church at 37 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Basilica of Saint-Martin in Tours guide


at 38 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Tours guide
Tours Cathedral and La Psalette Cloisters

Tours Cathedral and La Psalette Cloisters

Cathedral at 38 km (direction east-south-east)

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

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Most Beautiful Village at 40 km (direction south-south-west)

In the village of Candes-Saint-Martin, a 'most beautiful village in France', you can see...

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Candes-Saint-Martin collegiate church

Candes-Saint-Martin collegiate church

Church at 40 km (direction south-south-west)

The collegiate church of Candes-Saint-Martin has numerous medieval statues incorporated in the facade and...

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Most Beautiful Village at 40 km (direction south-south-west), in the Maine-et-Loire department

Montsoreau, listed as a 'most beautiful villages in France', also has an interesting troglodyte...

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Map of places to visit near Braye-sur-Maulne


Markets in and near Braye-sur-Maulne

  • Chateau-la-Valliere: market Monday (5km)
  • Noyant: market Friday (11km)
  • Le Lude: market Thursday (12km)
  • Saint-Paterne-Racan: market Thursday (18km)
  • Chateau-du-Loir: market Saturday (20km)
  • Neuille-Pont-Pierre: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Neuvy-le-Roi: market Friday (26km)
  • Langeais: market Sunday (28km)
  • La Fleche: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Luynes: market Saturday (30km)

More information about Braye-sur-Maulne, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Braye-sur-Maulne, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • La Fleche (29km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

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 (36km)
  • Cogners (46km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Spaycific'Zoo (42km)
  • Parc zoologique de Doué-la-Fontaine (58km)

Geography and distances

Braye-sur-Maulne is in the eastern-center of France at 38 kilometres from Tours, the department capital (general information: Braye-sur-Maulne is 212 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Braye-sur-Maulne

Canton: Château-la-Vallière

Arrondissement: Tours

Department: Indre-et-Loire

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 37330

Distance to Braye-sur-Maulne

from Tours (prefecture): 38 km

from Paris: 212 km

from Calais: 395 km

from Nice: 693 km

from Bordeaux: 309 km

from Strasbourg: 569 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 Braye-sur-Maulne from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chalonnes-sous-le-Lude, Chateau-la-Valliere, Luble, Marcilly-sur-Maulne, Meigne-le-Vicomte, Saint-Laurent-de-Lin and Villiers-Au-Bouin.

This page in French: Visiter Braye-sur-Maulne