Loches Market
Wednesday and Saturday Mornings. Stroll round the market. Take coffee or lunch then head up to the Cité Royale and visit the Château de Loches and Donjon in the afternoon
Cité Royale de Loches

Things To Do

La Maison de Maître, Loire Gîte is well situated for visiting the Loire Valley and the surrounding area. There are chateaux, vineyards, No 1 zoo in France, excellent nature reserve and we are very near to  La Brenne a region of 1000 lakes. Excellent for bird watching and walking. There are also excellent local fishing lakes too.

 

                               Five Chateaux worth a visit                                              

1.  AZAY LE FERRON  19 kms   Chateau, Park and Gardens                 

2. LOCHES  Cité Royale 25km

3. CHÂTEAU D’AMBOISE  60km 

 CHÂTEAU CLOS LUCÉ  60km

4VILLANDRY 58km Château and Gardens

  5.CHENONCEAU 50KM

Here is a list of other Chateaux  of the Loire with links to their websites

 

FIVE THINGS TO DO

1. Visit the ZOO   Zoo Parc de Beauval

Book you tickets on line for a 2€pp saving. Go early! 44 kms.

2. Reserve Zoological de Haute Touche.

You can take your bikes and a picnic and make a day of it. You can also hire bikes on site. 16 kms.

3. Karting! Chatillon sur Indre 

 Anyone from 7 years upwards! 11km. 

4. Kayaking on the Creuse at Descartes 

       36 kms or 49 kms 

   on The Loire at Amboise

5. Wine tasting  with Taste The Loire  

Directly from La Maison de Maître. Ask Jane or Doug. 

FIVE PLACES TO EAT

1. L’Auberge de la Source. Saint Flovier

Lunch times 12h -14h. Advisable to book as very popular.

Freshly made Pizzas Friday – Saturday evening from 18.30h. Order by phone then go and collect.

Menu on Fridge

Anne speaks English

Call: +33(0)247 948 607

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2.L’Auberge de la Tours, Chatillon sur Indre

 Open for lunch and dinner. They have a lovely courtyard.

Lovely place for a special occasion.

Children welcome.

Four course menu from 40€

Open Tuesday – Saturday 09h -22h

Sunday 09h – 14h

Call: +33(0) 254 384 420

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3.Parc de la Reuille, Fléré la Rivière

 Eat on the terrace overlooking the lake or just go for a beer.

Open July and August.

Monday CLOSED

 Opening Times

Restaurant

Thursday: 19h – 21.30h

Friday, Saturday, Sunday 12h-14h  and 19h – 21.30h

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Call: +33(0) 982 433 200

 

4.Les Café des Arts, Loches

 Good food, great place to eat and watch the world go by. Get a table early on Wednesdays and Saturdays.

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5.Le Gerbe d’Or, Loches.

Great value at lunch time. Shady terrace.

Book if you want a table outside on a Wednesday or a Saturday.

Lunchtimes: Tuesday to Sunday: 12h – 13.30h

Dinner: Wednesday – Sunday:  19.30 – 21h

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