Manthelan tourism and travel guide

Photo of Manthelan in Indre-et-Loire

Visit Manthelan: highlights and tourist information

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Manthelan 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 30 kilometres from Tours, the department capital (general information: Manthelan is 224 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Loches at 16 km and Crissay-sur-Manse at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Manthelan, 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 Manthelan 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 Manthelan

Markets in and near Manthelan

Market days in Manthelan: weekly market: Thursday;

  • Manthelan: market Thursday (0km)
  • Ligueil: market Monday (11km)
  • Saint-Branchs: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Sainte-Maure-de-Touraine: market Friday (13km)
  • Loches: market Wednesday all day & Saturday (15km)
  • Cormery: market Thursday (15km)
  • Esvres: market Saturday (17km)
  • Montbazon: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Descartes: market Sunday (19km)
  • Monts: market Wednesday & Saturday (20km)

More information about Manthelan, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Manthelan, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (30km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins de la Chatonnière (28km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Chenonceau (30km)
  • Le jardin des Prébendes d'Oé (30km)
  • Les jardins du prieuré de Saint-Cosme (30km)
  • Les jardins du château de Villandry (31km)
  • Les jardins du château du Rivau (35km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (36km)
  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (48km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (63km)

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 (31km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • ZooParc de Beauval (44km)
  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (46km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Manthelan

Canton: Ligueil

Arrondissement: Loches

Department: Indre-et-Loire

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 37240

Distance to Manthelan

from Tours (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 224 km

from Calais: 431 km

from Nice: 633 km

from Bordeaux: 276 km

from Strasbourg: 543 km

Getting here

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

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

This page in French: Visiter Manthelan