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Tauxigny tourism and travel guide

Photo of Tauxigny in Indre-et-Loire

Photo is of Loches at 17 km from Tauxigny

Visit Tauxigny: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Loches at 17 km and Chateau de Chenonceau at 22 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Tauxigny, 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 Tauxigny in Centre-Loire Valley.

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



at 17 km (direction east-south-east)

Numerous historic monuments make the citadel in Loches a very interesting...

See Loches guide
Chateau de Chenonceau

Chateau de Chenonceau

Castle at 22 km (direction east-north-east)

The perfectly lovely Chateau-de-Chenonceau includes a renaissance gallery across the river and...

See Chateau de Chenonceau guide


at 23 km (direction north-west)

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

See Tours guide
Tours Cathedral and La Psalette Cloisters

Tours Cathedral and La Psalette Cloisters

Cathedral at 23 km (direction north-west)

The la Psalette cloister and the cathedral of Tours...

See Tours Cathedral and La Psalette Cloisters guide


at 24 km (direction north-east)

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

See Amboise guide
Chateau de Clos Lucé at Amboise

Chateau de Clos Lucé at Amboise

Castle at 25 km (direction north-east)

The Chateau de Clos-Lucé was home to Leonardo da...

See Chateau de Clos Lucé at Amboise guide
Chateau d'Amboise

Chateau d'Amboise

Castle at 25 km (direction north-east)

The Chateau d'Amboise is a castle with impressive gardens...

See Chateau d'Amboise guide
Domaine Royal de Château Gaillard

Domaine Royal de Château Gaillard

Castle at 25 km (direction north-east)

The Domaine Royal de Château Gaillard in Amboise is...

See Domaine Royal de Château Gaillard guide


Most Beautiful Village at 27 km (direction west)

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

See Crissay-sur-Manse guide
Chateau de Villandry

Chateau de Villandry

Castle at 28 km (direction west-north-west)

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

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

Chateau d'Azay-le-Rideau

Castle at 28 km (direction west)

Not the most luxurious or largest castle in the...

See Chateau d'Azay-le-Rideau guide


at 28 km (direction west)

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

See Azay-le-Rideau guide


Most Beautiful Village at 29 km (direction east)

On the Indrois river, it is the quaint old town, the castle...

See Montresor guide
Chateau de Langeais

Chateau de Langeais

Castle at 35 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Chateau de Langeais guide

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

Map of places to visit near Tauxigny


Markets in and near Tauxigny

  • Saint-Branchs: market Wednesday (5km)
  • Cormery: market Thursday (6km)
  • Esvres: market Saturday (9km)
  • Manthelan: market Thursday (9km)
  • Montbazon: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Loches: market Wednesday all day & Saturday (15km)
  • Monts: market Wednesday & Saturday (16km)
  • Chambray-les-Tours: market Thursday & Sunday (17km)
  • Blere: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Ligueil: market Monday (19km)

More information about Tauxigny, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Tauxigny, France

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


  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (21km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

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 (25km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (37km)
  • ZooParc de Beauval (39km)

Geography and distances

Tauxigny is in the eastern-center of France at 23 kilometres from Tours, the department capital (general information: Tauxigny is 215 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Tauxigny

Canton: Loches

Arrondissement: Loches

Department: Indre-et-Loire

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 37310

Distance to Tauxigny

from Tours (prefecture): 23 km

from Paris: 215 km

from Calais: 422 km

from Nice: 635 km

from Bordeaux: 286 km

from Strasbourg: 537 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 Tauxigny from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Courcay, Dolus-le-Sec, Le Louroux, Saint-Bauld and Saint-Branchs.

This page in French: Visiter Tauxigny

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