Sainte-Maure-de-Touraine tourism and travel guide

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Visit Sainte-Maure-de-Touraine: highlights and tourist information

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Sainte-Maure-de-Touraine 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 32 kilometres from Tours, the department capital (general information: Sainte-Maure-de-Touraine is 233 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Crissay-sur-Manse at 11 km and Tavant at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Sainte-Maure-de-Touraine, 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 Sainte-Maure-de-Touraine in Centre-Loire Valley.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Sainte-Maure-de-Touraine

Markets in and near Sainte-Maure-de-Touraine

Market days in Sainte-Maure-de-Touraine: weekly market: Friday;

  • Sainte-Maure-de-Touraine: market Friday (0km)
  • Manthelan: market Thursday (13km)
  • Descartes: market Sunday (16km)
  • Ligueil: market Monday (17km)
  • Saint-Branchs: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Artannes-sur-Indre: market Friday (18km)
  • Monts: market Wednesday & Saturday (19km)
  • Azay-le-Rideau: market Wednesday & Saturday (21km)
  • Montbazon: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Esvres: market Saturday (23km)

More information about Sainte-Maure-de-Touraine, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Sainte-Maure-de-Touraine, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Sainte-Maure-de-Touraine.

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (38km)
  • Aquarium de Loudun (42km)

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 (45km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collegiale Church (Candes-Saint-Martin) (43km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Fontevraud (Fontevraud Abbey) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins de la Chatonnière (21km)
  • Les jardins du château du Rivau (22km)
  • Les jardins du château de Villandry (27km)
  • Les jardins du prieuré de Saint-Cosme (31km)
  • Le jardin des Prébendes d'Oé (32km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Chenonceau (41km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (43km)
  • Parc de Lathan (54km)
  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (59km)

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 (33km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Sainte-Maure-de-Touraine

Canton: Sainte-Maure-de-Touraine

Arrondissement: Chinon

Department: Indre-et-Loire

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 37800

Distance to Sainte-Maure-de-Touraine

from Tours (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 233 km

from Calais: 436 km

from Nice: 642 km

from Bordeaux: 269 km

from Strasbourg: 556 km

Getting here

Sainte-Maure-de-Touraine 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 Sainte-Maure-de-Touraine from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Drache, Noyant-de-Touraine, Sainte-Catherine-de-Fierbois and Sepmes.

This page in French: Visiter Sainte-Maure-de-Touraine