Gizeux tourism and travel guide

Photo of Gizeux in Indre-et-Loire

Visit Gizeux: highlights and tourist information

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Gizeux 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 37 kilometres from Tours, the department capital (general information: Gizeux is 228 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Langeais at 18 km and Chateau de Langeais at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Gizeux, 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 Gizeux 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 Gizeux

Markets in and near Gizeux

  • Bourgueil: market Tuesday & Saturday (13km)
  • Noyant: market Friday (14km)
  • Langeais: market Sunday (18km)
  • Chateau-la-Valliere: market Monday (19km)
  • Avoine: market Friday (21km)
  • Montsoreau: market Sunday (23km)
  • Longue-Jumelles: market Thursday (23km)
  • Chinon: market Thursday all day & Sunday (25km)
  • Azay-le-Rideau: market Wednesday & Saturday (25km)
  • Saumur: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (26km)

More information about Gizeux, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Gizeux, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Loudun (43km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • La Fleche (39km)
  • Montreuil-Bellay (39km)
  • Loudun (44km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Loire-Anjou-Touraine (19km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collegiale Church (Candes-Saint-Martin) (22km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Fontevraud (Fontevraud Abbey) (26km)
  • Prieuré de Notre-Dame de Cunault (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (33km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (33km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de Lathan (9km)
  • Les jardins du château de Villandry (25km)
  • Les jardins de la Chatonnière (26km)
  • Parc et jardins du château du Lude (28km)
  • Les jardins du prieuré de Saint-Cosme (35km)
  • Les jardins du château du Rivau (36km)
  • Le jardin des Prébendes d'Oé (37km)
  • Jardins du château de Poncé (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 (36km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Doué-la-Fontaine (44km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Gizeux

Canton: Bourgueil

Arrondissement: Chinon

Department: Indre-et-Loire

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 37340

Distance to Gizeux

from Tours (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 228 km

from Calais: 413 km

from Nice: 687 km

from Bordeaux: 291 km

from Strasbourg: 577 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Continvoir, Courleon and Parcay-les-Pins.

This page in French: Visiter Gizeux