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Savonnieres tourism and travel guide

Photo of Savonnieres in Indre-et-Loire

Photo is of Chateau de Villandry at 3 km from Savonnieres

Visit Savonnieres: highlights and tourist information

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Savonnieres is situated in the Indre-et-Loire department and Centre-Loire Valley region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Villandry at 3 km and Langeais at 11 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Savonnieres, 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 Savonnieres in Centre-Loire Valley.

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

Chateau de Villandry

Chateau de Villandry

Castle at 3 km (direction west-south-west)

The rooms at Chateau de Villandry can be explored, but it is...

See Chateau de Villandry guide
Langeais

Langeais

at 11 km (direction west)

Langeais is a small town with a pretty town centre, best known...

See Langeais guide
Chateau de Langeais

Chateau de Langeais

Castle at 11 km (direction west)

Château de Langeais is a medieval-renaissance castle with nicely furnished rooms and...

See Chateau de Langeais guide
Azay-le-Rideau

Azay-le-Rideau

at 11 km (direction south-west)

The village of Azay-le-Rideau is best known for its castle but also...

See Azay-le-Rideau guide
 
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Chateau d'Azay-le-Rideau

Chateau d'Azay-le-Rideau

Castle at 12 km (direction south-west)

Not the most luxurious or largest castle in the region, it is...

See Chateau d'Azay-le-Rideau guide
Tours

Tours

at 12 km (direction east-north-east)

Tours is a large important town with numerous monuments, gardens and medieval...

See Tours guide
Tours Cathedral and La Psalette Cloisters

Tours Cathedral and La Psalette Cloisters

Cathedral at 12 km (direction east-north-east)

The la Psalette cloister and the cathedral of Tours together make a...

See Tours Cathedral and La Psalette Cloisters guide
Chateau d'Ussé

Chateau d'Ussé

Castle at 22 km (direction west-south-west)

The imposing Chateau d'Usse, next to the Loire, is an imposing medieval-renaissance...

See Chateau d'Ussé guide
Crissay-sur-Manse

Crissay-sur-Manse

Most Beautiful Village at 22 km (direction south-south-west)

Explore the lovely stone houses and narrow streets in the tiny village...

See Crissay-sur-Manse guide
Tavant

Tavant

at 28 km (direction south-west)

Tavant is a small village but a visit to se the murals...

See Tavant guide
Chinon

Chinon

at 29 km (direction west-south-west)

As well as the castle, Chinon has a very impressive medieval centre...

See Chinon guide
Chateau de Chinon

Chateau de Chinon

Castle at 31 km (direction west-south-west)

Château de Chinon retains more medieval elements than most Loire Valley castles...

See Chateau de Chinon guide
Chateau du Rivau

Chateau du Rivau

Castle at 32 km (direction south-west)

One of the more modest castles in the region, both the Chateau...

See Chateau du Rivau guide
Amboise

Amboise

at 33 km (direction east)

Although it is the castle that attracts visitors to Amboise, you will...

See Amboise guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Indre-et-Loire

Map of places to visit near Savonnieres

 
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Markets in and near Savonnieres

  • Luynes: market Saturday (4km)
  • Ballan-Mire: market Sunday & Friday (5km)
  • Fondettes: market Wednesday & Sunday (7km)
  • Joue-les-Tours: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (9km)
  • Artannes-sur-Indre: market Friday (9km)
  • La Riche: market Wednesday & Saturday (10km)
  • Monts: market Wednesday & Saturday (10km)
  • Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire: market Tuesday & Friday (11km)
  • Langeais: market Sunday (11km)
  • Azay-le-Rideau: market Wednesday & Saturday (11km)

Hotels near Savonnieres

More information about Savonnieres, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Savonnieres, France

What to do at Savonnieres? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Savonnieres.

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (28km)
  • Aquarium de Loudun (51km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

Remarkable gardens

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 (11km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (39km)
 
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Geography and distances

Savonnieres is in the eastern-center of France at 12 kilometres from Tours, the department capital (general information: Savonnieres is 214 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Savonnieres

Canton: Ballan-Miré

Arrondissement: Tours

Department: Indre-et-Loire

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 37510

Distance to Savonnieres

from Tours (prefecture): 12 km

from Paris: 214 km

from Calais: 412 km

from Nice: 662 km

from Bordeaux: 292 km

from Strasbourg: 553 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ballan-Mire, Berthenay, Druye, Luynes, Saint-Etienne-de-Chigny, Saint-Genouph, Valleres and Villandry.

This page in French: Visiter Savonnieres

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