Located at the crossroads of Touraine, Blois and Sologne, the common Pontlevoy is at the heart of the Loire Castles.
The name appears Pontlevoy from the 9th century. Its original "stone bridge" spanning the Train-sheets, stream, sub-tributary of the Cher, which crosses the village.
Pontlevoy features important remains from prehistory. But it is especially the superb architectural ensemble of its abbey, founded in 1034, which made its reputation. The village, which lies at the heart of the monument is full of charm.
One can discover, following "the museum in the street" at the corner of picturesque streets, old houses, built from the 15th to the 19th century.
Local products: wine and goat cheese.