Marcilly-sur-Vienne tourism and travel guide

Photo of Marcilly-sur-Vienne in Indre-et-Loire

Visit Marcilly-sur-Vienne: highlights and tourist information

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Marcilly-sur-Vienne 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 40 kilometres from Tours, the department capital (general information: Marcilly-sur-Vienne is 242 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Crissay-sur-Manse at 12 km and Tavant at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Marcilly-sur-Vienne, 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 Marcilly-sur-Vienne 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 Marcilly-sur-Vienne

Markets in and near Marcilly-sur-Vienne

  • Sainte-Maure-de-Touraine: market Friday (9km)
  • Descartes: market Sunday (14km)
  • Richelieu: market Monday & Friday (17km)
  • Ligueil: market Monday (21km)
  • Manthelan: market Thursday (21km)
  • Azay-le-Rideau: market Wednesday & Saturday (24km)
  • Artannes-sur-Indre: market Friday (25km)
  • Le Grand-Pressigny: market Thursday (25km)
  • Chinon: market Thursday all day & Sunday (26km)
  • Chatellerault: market Wednesday & Thursday all day & Saturday (26km)

More information about Marcilly-sur-Vienne, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Marcilly-sur-Vienne, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Loudun (35km)
  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (47km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Loire-Anjou-Touraine (42km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collegiale Church (Candes-Saint-Martin) (40km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Fontevraud (Fontevraud Abbey) (40km)
  • Eglise Abbatial de Saint Jouin (Saint-Jouin-de-Marnes) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du château du Rivau (16km)
  • Les jardins de la Chatonnière (24km)
  • Les jardins du château de Villandry (32km)
  • Les jardins du prieuré de Saint-Cosme (39km)
  • Le jardin des Prébendes d'Oé (40km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Chenonceau (50km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (51km)
  • Jardin du château de La Mothe (60km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire (40km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Marcilly-sur-Vienne

Canton: Sainte-Maure-de-Touraine

Arrondissement: Chinon

Department: Indre-et-Loire

Region: Loire Valley

Postcode: 37800

Distance to Marcilly-sur-Vienne

from Tours (prefecture): 40 km

from Paris: 242 km

from Calais: 444 km

from Nice: 644 km

from Bordeaux: 261 km

from Strasbourg: 564 km

Getting here

Marcilly-sur-Vienne 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 Marcilly-sur-Vienne from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Celle-Saint-Avant, Maille, Nouatre, Port-de-Piles, Ports, Pouzay and Rilly-sur-Vienne.

This page in French: Visiter Marcilly-sur-Vienne