Montresor tourism and travel guide

Photo of Montresor in Indre-et-Loire

Visit Montresor: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: On the Indrois river, it is the quaint old town, the castle and the collegiale church that will be the focus of your visit to the pretty village of Montresor

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Montresor. For detailed visitor information see the Montresor travel guide.

Montresor 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 47 kilometres from Tours, the department capital (general information: Montresor is 208 kilometres from Paris).

Tourist classifications for Montresor include "most beautiful village".

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Chenonceau at 21 km and Chateau de Valencay at 27 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Montresor, 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 Montresor 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 Montresor

Markets in and near Montresor

  • Loches: market Wednesday all day & Saturday (16km)
  • Saint-Aignan: market Saturday all day (18km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Indre: market Friday (19km)
  • Noyers-sur-Cher: market Sunday (20km)
  • Montrichard: market Friday (21km)
  • Monthou-sur-Cher: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Blere: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Palluau-sur-Indre: market Sunday (25km)
  • Pontlevoy: market Thursday (26km)
  • Valencay: market Tuesday (27km)

More information about Montresor, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Montresor, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (34km)

National Monuments

  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (34km)
  • Bouges-le-Chateau Castle (38km)
  • Cloisters of la Psalette (47km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château de Chenonceau (21km)
  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (36km)
  • Jardin du château de Bouges (38km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (41km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (45km)
  • Le jardin des Prébendes d'Oé (47km)
  • Les jardins du prieuré de Saint-Cosme (48km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Veuil (25km)
  • Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire (49km)
  • Chateauroux (54km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • ZooParc de Beauval (15km)
  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (44km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Montresor

Canton: Montrésor

Arrondissement: Loches

Department: Indre-et-Loire

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 37460

Distance to Montresor

from Tours (prefecture): 47 km

from Paris: 208 km

from Calais: 425 km

from Nice: 609 km

from Bordeaux: 292 km

from Strasbourg: 513 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaumont-Village, Chemille-sur-Indrois and Villeloin-Coulange.

This page in French: Visiter Montresor