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

Geographical information

Latitude47.3519710 (N 47° 21’ 7”)
Longitude0.8502540 (E 0° 51’ 1”)
AltitudeFrom 48m to 103m
Surface area22.85 km²
Population3094 inhabitants
Density135 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureTours (17.1 km, 22 min)
Insee code37015
IntercommunalityCC de l'Est Tourangeau

Nearest cities & towns

Véretz4.1 km (6 min)
Larçay6.2 km (9 min)
Saint-Martin-le-Beau6.7 km (8 min)
Montlouis-sur-Loire7.2 km (11 min)
Athée-sur-Cher7.3 km (9 min)
Saint-Avertin10.2 km (13 min)
Truyes10.2 km (14 min)
Cormery10.3 km (14 min)
Esvres10.5 km (15 min)
Dierre10.7 km (10 min)
La Ville-aux-Dames11.2 km (12 min)
Lussault-sur-Loire11.9 km (14 min)
Bléré12.2 km (12 min)

Things to see and do

Priory of Saint-Jean du Grais.

Places of interest


Events and festivities

The last weekend of April or the first weekend of May, Hall of Fine Arts: Exhibition dedicated to paintings, sculptures and photos. Room dedicated to crafts. Some sixty exhibitors in all. Streets in the town center arrow (Alain Foucher room, bathroom and Jacques Revel, 28 rue de la Poste).

The last Saturday of June, Fire of Saint John River cruise, and dance hall on the banks of the Cher in the evening (with the orchestra Michel City).

In December, Christmas market.

Visits, leisure and activities nearby

The city of Tours.

The castle of Amboise.

The castle of Chenonceau.

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Tour and tasting at Nitray Castle
Culture and education5 € to 7 € Athée-sur-Cher (4.1 km)
Discover the Loire in Canadian Canoes
Nature and the great outdoors17 € to 338 € Amboise (12.7 km)
Hot air balloon flights in the Loire Valley
Nature and the great outdoors209 € to 740 € Chenonceaux (16.5 km)
Hot Air Balloon Flight over the Loire Valley!
Nature and the great outdoors217 € Francueil (17.6 km)
Discover the art of glass-blowing
Arts and Crafts5 € Chargé (17.7 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Dolus-le-Sec Wind Turbine
Village visitEasy30 minDolus-le-Sec (21 km)
Hamlet of La Basse Chevrière
Village visitEasy3h00Saché (26 km)
From Pouillé to Montrichard along the Cher River
Cycling itineraryEasy2h30Pouillé (33 km)
HikeEasy1h30Nouâtre (40 km)
Walk in the Loir Valley
Cycling itineraryEasy2h00Lunay (51 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals