Saunay tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saunay in Indre-et-Loire

Visit Saunay: highlights and tourist information

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Saunay 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: Saunay is 172 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lavardin at 17 km and Chateau de Chaumont at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saunay, 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 Saunay 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 Saunay

Markets in and near Saunay

  • Chateau-Renault: market Tuesday & Saturday (5km)
  • Herbault: market Monday (12km)
  • Montoire-sur-le-Loir: market Saturday (18km)
  • Chambon-sur-Cisse: market Saturday (19km)
  • Amboise: market Sunday & Friday (21km)
  • Saint-Ouen: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Chailles: market Saturday (26km)
  • Montlouis-sur-Loire: market Thursday (26km)
  • Blois: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (27km)
  • Les Montils: market Saturday (27km)

More information about Saunay, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Saunay, France

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


  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (25km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du domaine de Sasnières (13km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (18km)
  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (21km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (27km)
  • Jardins du château de Poncé (30km)
  • Le jardin des Prébendes d'Oé (32km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (32km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Chenonceau (32km)
  • Les jardins du prieuré de Saint-Cosme (33km)
  • Jardin du château de Talcy (40km)
  • Les jardins du château de Villandry (45km)
  • Les jardins de la Chatonnière (54km)

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 (32km)
  • Cogners (38km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (9km)
  • ZooParc de Beauval (49km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saunay

Canton: Château-Renault

Arrondissement: Tours

Department: Indre-et-Loire

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 37110

Distance to Saunay

from Tours (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 172 km

from Calais: 377 km

from Nice: 654 km

from Bordeaux: 330 km

from Strasbourg: 515 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Authon, Chateau-Renault, Morand, Neuville-sur-Brenne, Saint-Cyr-du-Gault, Saint-Nicolas-Des-Motets, Villechauve and Villeporcher.

This page in French: Visiter Saunay