Rochecorbon tourism and travel guide

Photo of Rochecorbon in Indre-et-Loire

Visit Rochecorbon: highlights and tourist information

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Rochecorbon 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 5 kilometres from Tours, the department capital (general information: Rochecorbon is 199 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Tours Cathedral and La Psalette Cloisters at 5 km and Tours at 5 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Rochecorbon, 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 Rochecorbon 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 Rochecorbon

Markets in and near Rochecorbon

  • Saint-Pierre-Des-Corps: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (4km)
  • Saint-Avertin: market Wednesday & Friday (6km)
  • Montlouis-sur-Loire: market Thursday (6km)
  • Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire: market Tuesday & Friday (7km)
  • La Riche: market Wednesday & Saturday (7km)
  • Chambray-les-Tours: market Thursday & Sunday (9km)
  • Joue-les-Tours: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (10km)
  • Fondettes: market Wednesday & Sunday (12km)
  • Ballan-Mire: market Sunday & Friday (13km)
  • Montbazon: market Tuesday (14km)

More information about Rochecorbon, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Rochecorbon, France

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


  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (12km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin des Prébendes d'Oé (5km)
  • Les jardins du prieuré de Saint-Cosme (8km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (10km)
  • Les jardins du château de Villandry (20km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Chenonceau (26km)
  • Les jardins de la Chatonnière (28km)
  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (33km)
  • Jardin du domaine de Sasnières (37km)
  • Jardins du château de Poncé (39km)
  • Parc de Lathan (45km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (47km)
  • Les jardins du château du Rivau (49km)
  • Parc et jardins du château du Lude (52km)

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 (7km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (22km)
  • ZooParc de Beauval (49km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Rochecorbon

Canton: Vouvray

Arrondissement: Tours

Department: Indre-et-Loire

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 37210

Distance to Rochecorbon

from Tours (prefecture): 5 km

from Paris: 199 km

from Calais: 401 km

from Nice: 653 km

from Bordeaux: 304 km

from Strasbourg: 536 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Ville-Aux-Dames, Larcay, Montlouis-sur-Loire, Notre-Dame-d'Oe, Parcay-Meslay, Saint-Avertin, Saint-Pierre-Des-Corps, Tours and Vouvray.

This page in French: Visiter Rochecorbon