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Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Indre-et-Loire

During World War II, Athée-sur-Cher stood on the line.

The common Athée-sur-Cher is located 18 km from Tours, 14 km from Amboise and 5 km from Bléré.

Geographical information

Tourism label
Latitude47.3201230 (N 47° 19’ 12”)
Longitude0.9153490 (E 0° 54’ 55”)
AltitudeFrom 49m to 104m
Surface area34.47 km²
Population2650 inhabitants
Density76 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureTours (23 km, 28 min)
Insee code37008
IntercommunalityCC de Bléré Val de Cher
RegionLoire Valley

Nearest cities & towns

Saint-Martin-le-Beau5 km (10 min)
Bléré6.2 km (10 min)
Cigogné7.1 km (10 min)
Azay-sur-Cher7.3 km (9 min)
La Croix-en-Touraine7.6 km (9 min)
Dierre7.8 km (11 min)
Truyes8.1 km (9 min)
Cormery9.7 km (10 min)
Véretz10.2 km (12 min)
Reignac-sur-Indre10.4 km (13 min)
Lussault-sur-Loire10.4 km (15 min)
Larçay12.4 km (14 min)
Esvres12.8 km (13 min)
Sublaines13.1 km (13 min)

Things to see and do

Nitray Castle and its park of 43 hectares.

The tower of Brandon.

Places of interest


Events and festivities

Palm Sunday weekend: Fair to Andouillette, with entertainment, exhibits, carnival, and tasting of the famous chitterlings of Touraine.

Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Tour and tasting at Nitray Castle
Culture and education5 € to 7 € Athée-sur-Cher
Canadian canoeing at Chenonceau Castle
Nature and the great outdoors12 € Civray-de-Touraine (9.8 km)
Hot air balloon flights in the Loire Valley
Nature and the great outdoors209 € to 740 € Chenonceaux (11.5 km)
Discover the Loire in Canadian Canoes
Nature and the great outdoors17 € to 338 € Amboise (12.2 km)
Hot Air Balloon Flight over the Loire Valley!
Nature and the great outdoors217 € Francueil (12.4 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Dolus-le-Sec Wind Turbine
Village visitEasy30 minDolus-le-Sec (17.3 km)
Barn Vaugarni
HikeEasy2h00Pont-de-Ruan (26 km)
From Pouillé to Montrichard along the Cher River
Cycling itineraryEasy2h30Pouillé (28 km)
Hamlet of La Basse Chevrière
Village visitEasy3h00Saché (29 km)
Mysteries and old stones
HikeEasy3h00Saché (29 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals