Huismes tourism and travel guide

Photo of Huismes in Indre-et-Loire

Visit Huismes: highlights and tourist information

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Huismes 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 38 kilometres from Tours, the department capital (general information: Huismes is 238 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chinon at 5 km and Chateau de Chinon at 7 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Huismes, 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 Huismes 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 Huismes

Markets in and near Huismes

  • Avoine: market Friday (6km)
  • Chinon: market Thursday all day & Sunday (7km)
  • Bourgueil: market Tuesday & Saturday (8km)
  • Montsoreau: market Sunday (15km)
  • Langeais: market Sunday (16km)
  • Azay-le-Rideau: market Wednesday & Saturday (16km)
  • Richelieu: market Monday & Friday (25km)
  • Saumur: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (25km)
  • Artannes-sur-Indre: market Friday (26km)
  • Loudun: market Tuesday (28km)

More information about Huismes, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Huismes, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Loudun (28km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Loudun (28km)
  • Montreuil-Bellay (33km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Loire-Anjou-Touraine (14km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collegiale Church (Candes-Saint-Martin) (14km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Fontevraud (Fontevraud Abbey) (16km)
  • Prieuré de Notre-Dame de Cunault (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (38km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (38km)
  • Eglise Abbatial de Saint Jouin (Saint-Jouin-de-Marnes) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Généroux (Saint-Generoux) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins de la Chatonnière (17km)
  • Les jardins du château du Rivau (18km)
  • Les jardins du château de Villandry (23km)
  • Parc de Lathan (28km)
  • Les jardins du prieuré de Saint-Cosme (35km)
  • Le jardin des Prébendes d'Oé (38km)

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 (42km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Huismes

Canton: Chinon

Arrondissement: Chinon

Department: Indre-et-Loire

Region: Loire Valley

Postcode: 37420

Distance to Huismes

from Tours (prefecture): 38 km

from Paris: 238 km

from Calais: 429 km

from Nice: 673 km

from Bordeaux: 274 km

from Strasbourg: 578 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Avoine, Beaumont-en-Veron, La Chapelle-sur-Loire, Restigne, Rigny-Usse and Saint-Patrice.

This page in French: Visiter Huismes