can be relatively easy. If you have hired a car in Paris (we don't recommend driving in the city) you are only 2 1/2 hours from the city of Tours, If you want to travel down by train then using the French fast train,the TGV is comfortable and if you book early enough (3 months in advance) it can be very competitive.
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Once here you have more than the magnificent chateaux to distract you, you will find towns and villages of charm each with unique features than can include beautiful churches,markets, good restaurants and during the summer months many fetes and festivals. Visit our website for further info..
If you are in or around Southern Touraine here in Centre Val de Loire on Sunday why not check out their 'Art & Lard' festival. Don't be put off by the name lard it is not. It is all about food and art with displays by local artists in various locations throughout the village.