Truyes tourism and travel guide

Photo of Truyes in Indre-et-Loire

Visit Truyes: highlights and tourist information

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Truyes 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 18 kilometres from Tours, the department capital (general information: Truyes is 208 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Amboise at 18 km and Chateau de Chenonceau at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Truyes, 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 Truyes 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 Truyes

Markets in and near Truyes

  • Cormery: market Thursday (1km)
  • Esvres: market Saturday (5km)
  • Saint-Branchs: market Wednesday (8km)
  • Montbazon: market Tuesday (10km)
  • Blere: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Chambray-les-Tours: market Thursday & Sunday (12km)
  • Montlouis-sur-Loire: market Thursday (13km)
  • Saint-Avertin: market Wednesday & Friday (14km)
  • Monts: market Wednesday & Saturday (16km)
  • Manthelan: market Thursday (16km)

More information about Truyes, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Truyes, France

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


  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (14km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château de Chenonceau (18km)
  • Le jardin des Prébendes d'Oé (18km)
  • Les jardins du prieuré de Saint-Cosme (19km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (20km)
  • Les jardins du château de Villandry (26km)
  • Les jardins de la Chatonnière (29km)
  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (34km)
  • Les jardins du château du Rivau (44km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (50km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (51km)

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 (20km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (30km)
  • ZooParc de Beauval (38km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Truyes

Canton: Chambray-lès-Tours

Arrondissement: Tours

Department: Indre-et-Loire

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 37320

Distance to Truyes

from Tours (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 208 km

from Calais: 415 km

from Nice: 639 km

from Bordeaux: 292 km

from Strasbourg: 534 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Athee-sur-Cher, Cormery, Courcay, Esvres, Reignac-sur-Indre and Saint-Branchs.

This page in French: Visiter Truyes