Francueil tourism and travel guide

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Visit Francueil: highlights and tourist information

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Francueil 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 31 kilometres from Tours, the department capital (general information: Francueil is 196 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Chenonceau at 2 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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Francueil, 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 Francueil 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 Francueil

Markets in and near Francueil

  • Blere: market Tuesday (7km)
  • Montrichard: market Friday (8km)
  • Amboise: market Sunday & Friday (14km)
  • Pontlevoy: market Thursday (15km)
  • Monthou-sur-Cher: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Cormery: market Thursday (19km)
  • Montlouis-sur-Loire: market Thursday (21km)
  • Loches: market Wednesday all day & Saturday (22km)
  • Esvres: market Saturday (23km)
  • Saint-Aignan: market Saturday all day (23km)

More information about Francueil, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Francueil, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (15km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (25km)
  • Cloisters of la Psalette (31km)
  • Bouges-le-Chateau Castle (54km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château de Chenonceau (2km)
  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (20km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (22km)
  • Le jardin des Prébendes d'Oé (31km)
  • Les jardins du prieuré de Saint-Cosme (33km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (34km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (36km)
  • Les jardins du château de Villandry (43km)
  • Jardin du château de Bouges (54km)

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 (33km)
  • Veuil (40km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • ZooParc de Beauval (22km)
  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (25km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Francueil

Canton: Bléré

Arrondissement: Tours

Department: Indre-et-Loire

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 37150

Distance to Francueil

from Tours (prefecture): 31 km

from Paris: 196 km

from Calais: 408 km

from Nice: 627 km

from Bordeaux: 304 km

from Strasbourg: 516 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chenonceaux, Chissay-en-Touraine, Chisseaux, Civray-de-Touraine, Epeigne-les-Bois, Luzille and Saint-Georges-sur-Cher.

This page in French: Visiter Francueil