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Le Louroux tourism and travel guide

Photo of Le Louroux in Indre-et-Loire

Photo is of Loches at 17 km from Le Louroux

Visit Le Louroux: highlights and tourist information

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Le Louroux is situated in the Indre-et-Loire department and Centre-Loire Valley region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Loches at 17 km and Crissay-sur-Manse at 23 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Le Louroux, 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 Le Louroux in Centre-Loire Valley.

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



at 17 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Loches guide


Most Beautiful Village at 23 km (direction west)

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

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

Chateau d'Azay-le-Rideau

Castle at 27 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Chateau d'Azay-le-Rideau guide


at 27 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Azay-le-Rideau guide


at 27 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Tours guide
Tours Cathedral and La Psalette Cloisters

Tours Cathedral and La Psalette Cloisters

Cathedral at 27 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Tours Cathedral and La Psalette Cloisters guide
Chateau de Chenonceau

Chateau de Chenonceau

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

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

See Chateau de Chenonceau guide
Chateau de Villandry

Chateau de Villandry

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

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

See Chateau de Villandry guide


at 30 km (direction west)

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

See Tavant guide


at 31 km (direction north-east)

Although it is the castle that attracts visitors to Amboise, you will...

See Amboise guide


Most Beautiful Village at 32 km (direction east)

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

See Montresor guide
Chateau de Clos Lucé at Amboise

Chateau de Clos Lucé at Amboise

Castle at 32 km (direction north-east)

The Chateau de Clos-Lucé was home to Leonardo da...

See Chateau de Clos Lucé at Amboise guide
Chateau d'Amboise

Chateau d'Amboise

Castle at 32 km (direction north-east)

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

See Chateau d'Amboise guide
Domaine Royal de Château Gaillard

Domaine Royal de Château Gaillard

Castle at 32 km (direction north-east)

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

See Domaine Royal de Château Gaillard guide

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

Map of places to visit near Le Louroux


Markets in and near Le Louroux

  • Manthelan: market Thursday (3km)
  • Saint-Branchs: market Wednesday (7km)
  • Cormery: market Thursday (12km)
  • Ligueil: market Monday (14km)
  • Sainte-Maure-de-Touraine: market Friday (14km)
  • Esvres: market Saturday (14km)
  • Montbazon: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Loches: market Wednesday all day & Saturday (16km)
  • Monts: market Wednesday & Saturday (17km)
  • Artannes-sur-Indre: market Friday (19km)

More information about Le Louroux, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Le Louroux, France

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


  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (27km)

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 (28km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (43km)
  • ZooParc de Beauval (44km)

Geography and distances

Le Louroux is in the eastern-center of France at 27 kilometres from Tours, the department capital (general information: Le Louroux is 221 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Louroux

Canton: Ligueil

Arrondissement: Loches

Department: Indre-et-Loire

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 37240

Distance to Le Louroux

from Tours (prefecture): 27 km

from Paris: 221 km

from Calais: 428 km

from Nice: 635 km

from Bordeaux: 279 km

from Strasbourg: 543 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 Le Louroux from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bossee, Louans, Manthelan, Saint-Bauld and Tauxigny.

This page in French: Visiter Le Louroux

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