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Dolus-le-Sec tourism and travel guide

Photo of Dolus-le-Sec in Indre-et-Loire

Photo is of Loches at 10 km from Dolus-le-Sec

Visit Dolus-le-Sec: highlights and tourist information

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Dolus-le-Sec is situated in the Indre-et-Loire department and Centre-Loire Valley region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Loches at 10 km and Chateau de Chenonceau at 23 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Dolus-le-Sec, 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 Dolus-le-Sec in Centre-Loire Valley.

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



at 10 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Loches guide
Chateau de Chenonceau

Chateau de Chenonceau

Castle at 23 km (direction north-east)

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

See Chateau de Chenonceau guide


Most Beautiful Village at 24 km (direction east)

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

See Montresor guide


at 28 km (direction north-north-east)

Although it is the castle that attracts visitors to...

See Amboise guide
Chateau de Clos Lucé at Amboise

Chateau de Clos Lucé at Amboise

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

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

See Domaine Royal de Château Gaillard guide
Chateau d'Amboise

Chateau d'Amboise

Castle at 29 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Chateau d'Amboise guide


at 29 km (direction north-west)

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

See Tours guide
Tours Cathedral and La Psalette Cloisters

Tours Cathedral and La Psalette Cloisters

Cathedral at 30 km (direction north-west)

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

See Tours Cathedral and La Psalette Cloisters guide


Most Beautiful Village at 30 km (direction west)

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

See Crissay-sur-Manse guide
Chateau d'Azay-le-Rideau

Chateau d'Azay-le-Rideau

Castle at 33 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Chateau d'Azay-le-Rideau guide


at 34 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Azay-le-Rideau guide
Chateau de Villandry

Chateau de Villandry

Castle at 34 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Chateau de Villandry guide


at 38 km (direction west)

Tavant is a small village but a visit to se the...

See Tavant guide

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

Map of places to visit near Dolus-le-Sec


Markets in and near Dolus-le-Sec

  • Manthelan: market Thursday (8km)
  • Loches: market Wednesday all day & Saturday (9km)
  • Saint-Branchs: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Cormery: market Thursday (12km)
  • Ligueil: market Monday (15km)
  • Esvres: market Saturday (15km)
  • Montbazon: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Blere: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Sainte-Maure-de-Touraine: market Friday (21km)
  • Monts: market Wednesday & Saturday (22km)

Hotels near Dolus-le-Sec

More information about Dolus-le-Sec, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Dolus-le-Sec, France

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


  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (25km)

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 (31km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • ZooParc de Beauval (36km)
  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (41km)

Geography and distances

Dolus-le-Sec is in the eastern-center of France at 29 kilometres from Tours, the department capital (general information: Dolus-le-Sec is 217 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Dolus-le-Sec

Canton: Loches

Arrondissement: Loches

Department: Indre-et-Loire

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 37310

Distance to Dolus-le-Sec

from Tours (prefecture): 29 km

from Paris: 217 km

from Calais: 427 km

from Nice: 629 km

from Bordeaux: 282 km

from Strasbourg: 535 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 Dolus-le-Sec from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Azay-sur-Indre, Chanceaux-Pres-Loches, Saint-Bauld and Tauxigny.

This page in French: Visiter Dolus-le-Sec

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