Destination guide

Travel to historic Indre-et-Loire

Come and experience Indre-et-Loire and its history, museums and cathedral. This city's restaurants, local tours and shopping draw many visitors. Take in top local attractions like Parc des Expositions de Tours and Vinci International Convention Centre. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Indre-et-Loire

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Indre-et-Loire a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Chateau de Nitray (11.1 mi / 17.8 km)
  • Domaine Sylvain Gaudron (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • Grand Aquarium of Touraine (13.7 mi / 22 km)
  • Domaine Nicolas Paget (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
  • Mini-Chateaux Park (17.4 mi / 27.9 km)
  • Saint-Benoit Aventure (17.5 mi / 28.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Indre-et-Loire

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Indre-et-Loire is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Botanical Garden (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Pagoda of Chanteloup (16 mi / 25.7 km)

How to get to and around Indre-et-Loire

The nearest airport is in Tours (TUF-Tours - Loire Valley), located 11.6 mi (18.7 km) from the city center.

If you prefer to travel by train, Monts Station, Montbazon Station and Veigne Station are the main stations that serve the city.

Where to stay around Indre-et-Loire?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,151 holiday lettings near Indre-et-Loire. From 944 Houses to 36 Villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Indre-et-Loire is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Indre-et-Loire?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Indre-et-Loire. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Langeais: 270 holiday homes
  • Saint-Branchs: 251 holiday homes
  • Cheillé: 321 holiday homes
  • Amboise: 474 holiday homes
  • Mazières-de-Touraine: 304 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Indre-et-Loire! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Indre-et-Loire?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Indre-et-Loire with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Langeais: 270 holiday lettings
  • Saint-Branchs: 251 holiday lettings
  • Cheillé: 321 holiday lettings
  • Amboise: 474 holiday lettings
  • Mazières-de-Touraine: 304 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Indre-et-Loire?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Indre-et-Loire are:

  • Val De Loire Airport (TUF): 808 self catering accommodations
  • Amboise (XAM): 909 self catering accommodations
  • Saint-Pierre-des-Corps Airport (XSH): 828 self catering accommodations

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Indre-et-Loire?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Indre-et-Loire. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Zone Commerciale de la Vrillonnerie: 825 holiday rentals
  • Courcay Station: 984 holiday rentals
  • Domaine Charles Joguet: 580 holiday rentals
  • Musee du Compagnonnage: 792 holiday rentals
  • Prehistory Museum of Grand Pressigny: 352 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Indre-et-Loire listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

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