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Charentilly tourism and travel guide

Photo of Charentilly in Indre-et-Loire

Photo is of Tours Cathedral and La Psalette Cloisters at 10 km from Charentilly

Visit Charentilly: highlights and tourist information

To Visit  Attractions 

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Tours Cathedral and La Psalette Cloisters at 10 km and Tours at 10 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Charentilly, 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 Charentilly in Centre-Loire Valley.

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

Tours Cathedral and La Psalette Cloisters

Tours Cathedral and La Psalette Cloisters

Cathedral at 10 km (direction south-east)

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

See Tours Cathedral and La Psalette Cloisters guide


at 10 km (direction south-east)

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

See Tours guide
Chateau de Villandry

Chateau de Villandry

Castle at 16 km (direction south-west)

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

See Chateau de Villandry guide


at 22 km (direction south-west)

Langeais is a small town with a pretty town centre,...

See Langeais guide
Chateau de Langeais

Chateau de Langeais

Castle at 23 km (direction south-west)

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

See Chateau de Langeais guide


at 26 km (direction south-west)

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

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

Chateau d'Azay-le-Rideau

Castle at 26 km (direction south-west)

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

See Chateau d'Azay-le-Rideau guide


at 29 km (direction east)

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

See Amboise guide
Chateau d'Amboise

Chateau d'Amboise

Castle at 29 km (direction east)

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

See Chateau d'Amboise guide
Chateau de Clos Lucé at Amboise

Chateau de Clos Lucé at Amboise

Castle at 29 km (direction east)

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

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

Domaine Royal de Château Gaillard

Castle at 30 km (direction east)

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

See Domaine Royal de Château Gaillard guide
Chateau d'Ussé

Chateau d'Ussé

Castle at 35 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Chateau d'Ussé guide


Most Beautiful Village at 37 km (direction north-east), in the Loir-et-Cher department

With a river and ancient bridge below and an ancient castle...

See Lavardin guide


Most Beautiful Village at 37 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Crissay-sur-Manse guide

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

Map of places to visit near Charentilly


Markets in and near Charentilly

  • Fondettes: market Wednesday & Sunday (8km)
  • Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire: market Tuesday & Friday (9km)
  • Neuille-Pont-Pierre: market Tuesday (10km)
  • La Riche: market Wednesday & Saturday (10km)
  • Luynes: market Saturday (11km)
  • Saint-Pierre-Des-Corps: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (12km)
  • Joue-les-Tours: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (14km)
  • Saint-Avertin: market Wednesday & Friday (14km)
  • Ballan-Mire: market Sunday & Friday (15km)
  • Neuvy-le-Roi: market Friday (15km)

More information about Charentilly, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Charentilly, France

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


  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (24km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

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 (9km)
  • Cogners (44km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (29km)

Geography and distances

Charentilly is in the eastern-center of France at 10 kilometres from Tours, the department capital (general information: Charentilly is 201 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Charentilly

Canton: Neuillé-Pont-Pierre

Arrondissement: Tours

Department: Indre-et-Loire

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 37390

Distance to Charentilly

from Tours (prefecture): 10 km

from Paris: 201 km

from Calais: 397 km

from Nice: 666 km

from Bordeaux: 307 km

from Strasbourg: 545 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 Charentilly from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cerelles, Mettray, Rouziers-de-Touraine, Saint-Antoine-du-Rocher, Saint-Roch and Semblancay.

This page in French: Visiter Charentilly

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