Genille tourism and travel guide

Photo of Genille in Indre-et-Loire

Visit Genille: highlights and tourist information

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Genille 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 39 kilometres from Tours, the department capital (general information: Genille is 208 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Montresor at 9 km and Loches at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Genille, 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 Genille 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 Genille

Markets in and near Genille

  • Loches: market Wednesday all day & Saturday (10km)
  • Blere: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Montrichard: market Friday (19km)
  • Cormery: market Thursday (21km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Indre: market Friday (23km)
  • Saint-Aignan: market Saturday all day (23km)
  • Monthou-sur-Cher: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Manthelan: market Thursday (24km)
  • Noyers-sur-Cher: market Sunday (25km)
  • Saint-Branchs: market Wednesday (25km)

More information about Genille, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Genille, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (27km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (35km)
  • Cloisters of la Psalette (38km)
  • Bouges-le-Chateau Castle (47km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château de Chenonceau (16km)
  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (33km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (34km)
  • Le jardin des Prébendes d'Oé (39km)
  • Les jardins du prieuré de Saint-Cosme (40km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (45km)
  • Jardin du château de Bouges (47km)
  • Les jardins du château de Villandry (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Veuil (33km)
  • Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire (40km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • ZooParc de Beauval (21km)
  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (39km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Genille

Canton: Montrésor

Arrondissement: Loches

Department: Indre-et-Loire

Region: Loire Valley

Postcode: 37460

Distance to Genille

from Tours (prefecture): 39 km

from Paris: 208 km

from Calais: 422 km

from Nice: 618 km

from Bordeaux: 291 km

from Strasbourg: 520 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chemille-sur-Indrois, Ferriere-sur-Beaulieu, Le Liege and Saint-Quentin-sur-Indrois.

This page in French: Visiter Genille