Chissay-en-Touraine tourism and travel guide

Photo of Chissay-en-Touraine in Loir-et-Cher

Visit Chissay-en-Touraine: highlights and tourist information

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Chissay-en-Touraine is situated in the Loir-et-Cher department and Loire Valley region (now part of the Centre-Loire Valley region), in the western-centre of France at 32 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Chissay-en-Touraine is 192 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Chenonceau at 5 km and Domaine Royal de Château Gaillard at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chissay-en-Touraine, 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 Chissay-en-Touraine 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 Loir-et-Cher

Map of places to visit near Chissay-en-Touraine

Markets in and near Chissay-en-Touraine

  • Montrichard: market Friday (4km)
  • Blere: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Pontlevoy: market Thursday (11km)
  • Monthou-sur-Cher: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Amboise: market Sunday & Friday (15km)
  • Saint-Aignan: market Saturday all day (20km)
  • Noyers-sur-Cher: market Sunday (21km)
  • Les Montils: market Saturday (22km)
  • Cormery: market Thursday (23km)
  • Montlouis-sur-Loire: market Thursday (24km)

More information about Chissay-en-Touraine, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Chissay-en-Touraine, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (18km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (20km)
  • Cloisters of la Psalette (34km)
  • Bouges-le-Chateau Castle (52km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château de Chenonceau (5km)
  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (16km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (23km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (29km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (32km)
  • Le jardin des Prébendes d'Oé (34km)
  • Les jardins du prieuré de Saint-Cosme (36km)
  • Jardin du domaine de Sasnières (45km)
  • Jardin du château de Bouges (52km)

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)
  • Veuil (38km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • ZooParc de Beauval (19km)
  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (24km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chissay-en-Touraine

Canton: Montrichard

Arrondissement: Blois

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 41400

Distance to Chissay-en-Touraine

from Blois (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 192 km

from Calais: 405 km

from Nice: 625 km

from Bordeaux: 308 km

from Strasbourg: 511 km

Getting here

Chissay-en-Touraine is in the western-centre of France. Most visitors will either fly into one of the airports in Paris or arrive from a ferry port such as caen or Le Havre, approx. 3-4 hours drive. For driving distances to Chissay-en-Touraine from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chenonceaux, Chisseaux, Faverolles-sur-Cher, Francueil, Montrichard, Saint-Georges-sur-Cher and Saint-Julien-de-Chedon.

This page in French: Visiter Chissay-en-Touraine