Saint-Hippolyte tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Hippolyte: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Hippolyte 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 48 kilometres from Tours, the department capital (general information: Saint-Hippolyte is 220 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Loches at 9 km and Montresor at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Hippolyte, 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 Saint-Hippolyte 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 Saint-Hippolyte

Markets in and near Saint-Hippolyte

  • Chatillon-sur-Indre: market Friday (10km)
  • Loches: market Wednesday all day & Saturday (11km)
  • Palluau-sur-Indre: market Sunday (21km)
  • Ligueil: market Monday (21km)
  • Manthelan: market Thursday (25km)
  • Preuilly-sur-Claise: market Thursday & Saturday (26km)
  • Le Grand-Pressigny: market Thursday (27km)
  • Mezieres-en-Brenne: market Thursday (28km)
  • Cormery: market Thursday (30km)
  • Buzancais: market Friday (30km)

More information about Saint-Hippolyte, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Saint-Hippolyte, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (39km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Bouges-le-Chateau Castle (44km)
  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (47km)
  • Cloisters of la Psalette (48km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Brenne (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château de Chenonceau (29km)
  • Jardin du château de Bouges (44km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (47km)
  • Le jardin des Prébendes d'Oé (48km)
  • Les jardins du prieuré de Saint-Cosme (49km)
  • Les jardins du château de Villandry (54km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Etangs de la Brenne (44km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Veuil (33km)
  • Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire (50km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • ZooParc de Beauval (28km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Hippolyte

Canton: Loches

Arrondissement: Loches

Department: Indre-et-Loire

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 37600

Distance to Saint-Hippolyte

from Tours (prefecture): 48 km

from Paris: 220 km

from Calais: 436 km

from Nice: 609 km

from Bordeaux: 279 km

from Strasbourg: 524 km

Getting here

Saint-Hippolyte 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 Saint-Hippolyte from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bridore, Flere-la-Riviere, Saint-Cyran-du-Jambot, Saint-Jean-Saint-Germain, Sennevieres and Verneuil-sur-Indre.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Hippolyte