Nouans-les-Fontaines tourism and travel guide

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Visit Nouans-les-Fontaines: highlights and tourist information

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Nouans-les-Fontaines 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 54 kilometres from Tours, the department capital (general information: Nouans-les-Fontaines is 207 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Montresor at 7 km and Chateau de Valencay at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Nouans-les-Fontaines, 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 Nouans-les-Fontaines 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 Nouans-les-Fontaines

Markets in and near Nouans-les-Fontaines

  • Saint-Aignan: market Saturday all day (16km)
  • Noyers-sur-Cher: market Sunday (17km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Indre: market Friday (19km)
  • Valencay: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Palluau-sur-Indre: market Sunday (21km)
  • Loches: market Wednesday all day & Saturday (23km)
  • Monthou-sur-Cher: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Montrichard: market Friday (25km)
  • Selles-sur-Cher: market Thursday all day (25km)
  • Buzancais: market Friday (28km)

More information about Nouans-les-Fontaines, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Nouans-les-Fontaines, France

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


  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (40km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Bouges-le-Chateau Castle (30km)
  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (35km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château de Chenonceau (27km)
  • Jardin du château de Bouges (30km)
  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (39km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (45km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (48km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Vatan (39km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • ZooParc de Beauval (13km)
  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (49km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Nouans-les-Fontaines

Canton: Montrésor

Arrondissement: Loches

Department: Indre-et-Loire

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 37460

Distance to Nouans-les-Fontaines

from Tours (prefecture): 54 km

from Paris: 207 km

from Calais: 426 km

from Nice: 602 km

from Bordeaux: 294 km

from Strasbourg: 507 km

Getting here

Nouans-les-Fontaines 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 Nouans-les-Fontaines from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

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

This page in French: Visiter Nouans-les-Fontaines