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Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Loir-et-Cher

Montrichard-Val-de-Cher - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Loir-et-Cher

Geographical information

Tourism labels
Latitude47.3431270 (N 47° 20’ 35”)
Longitude1.1836230 (E 1° 11’ 1”)
AltitudeFrom 58m to 134m
Surface area19.20 km²
Population4167 inhabitants
Density217 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureBlois (35 km, 36 min)
Insee code41151
IntercommunalityCC du Cher À la Loire
RegionLoire Valley

Nearest cities & towns

Faverolles-sur-Cher3.1 km (7 min)
Saint-Julien-de-Chédon3.3 km (8 min)
Chissay-en-Touraine4.3 km (8 min)
Angé6 km (9 min)
Saint-Georges-sur-Cher7.1 km (8 min)
Chisseaux7.4 km (10 min)
Pontlevoy7.7 km (7 min)
Chenonceaux9.1 km (13 min)
Monthou-sur-Cher9.4 km (13 min)
Thésée9.9 km (13 min)
Pouillé10.1 km (11 min)
Céré-la-Ronde10.4 km (11 min)
Francueil10.4 km (11 min)
Thenay10.6 km (11 min)

Things to see and do

Dungeon Montrichard.

The beach and supervised swimming.

Descent canoe Dear: The descent of the river canoe is the rhythm of flowing water, the wooded banks offer a change of scenery, calm and reassuring. Canoe rental at the hour, half-day or day from the beach to reach Montrichard Chenonceau; the return is in the vehicle.

Bike ride to Chenonceau organized by the Tourist Office or by you through the bike path. Bike rental at the beach.

Places of interest

Information points
Natural sites


Castle Montrichard
Castle Montrichard
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City Council Montrichard
City Council Montrichard
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Small car tour to discover the three castles overlooking the Loire; Montrichard departure, Chaumont, Amboise, Chenonceau and return by spanning the Cher. You can also consider joining it by the bike path.

The Beauval Zoo is less than 20 km, reachable by a quiet county.

The International Garden Festival is 15 km.

Amboise with its three castles. Le Clos Lucé, the Royal Castle and Castle Gaillard are a quarter of an hour.

Montpoupon will delight children and large by its bucolic setting.

Finally, discover the cave and cellars.

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Visit the gingerbread house
Local flavoursFreeFaverolles-sur-Cher (390 m)
Hot Air Balloon Flight over the Loire Valley!
Nature and the great outdoors217 € Francueil (8.3 km)
Hot air balloon flights in the Loire Valley
Nature and the great outdoors209 € to 740 € Chenonceaux (8.9 km)
Canadian canoeing at Chenonceau Castle
Nature and the great outdoors12 € Civray-de-Touraine (10.6 km)
Discover the art of glass-blowing
Arts and Crafts6 € Chargé (15 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
From Pouillé to Montrichard along the Cher River
Cycling itineraryEasy2h30Pouillé (8.4 km)
Dolus-le-Sec Wind Turbine
Village visitEasy30 minDolus-le-Sec (29 km)
Barn Vaugarni
HikeEasy2h00Pont-de-Ruan (47 km)
Hamlet of La Basse Chevrière
Village visitEasy3h00Saché (49 km)
Mysteries and old stones
HikeEasy3h00Saché (49 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals