Savonnieres tourism and travel guide

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Visit Savonnieres: highlights and tourist information

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Savonnieres 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 12 kilometres from Tours, the department capital (general information: Savonnieres is 214 kilometres from Paris).

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

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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!


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

Map of places to visit near Savonnieres

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)

More information about Savonnieres, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Savonnieres, France

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


  • 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

  • Loire-Anjou-Touraine (38km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collegiale Church (Candes-Saint-Martin) (39km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Fontevraud (Fontevraud Abbey) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du château de Villandry (3km)
  • Les jardins du prieuré de Saint-Cosme (10km)
  • Les jardins de la Chatonnière (11km)
  • Le jardin des Prébendes d'Oé (12km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (27km)
  • Parc de Lathan (33km)
  • Les jardins du château du Rivau (34km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Chenonceau (39km)
  • Parc et jardins du château du Lude (44km)
  • Jardin du domaine de Sasnières (50km)

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)

Geography and distances

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

Savonnieres 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 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