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Family activities

A small overview of what you can discover in our Touraine South Side:

  • the royal city of Loches for an extraordinary journey through time

  • the Creuse to Descartes from the original angle of a canoe descent and take the opportunity to take an interest in the Descartes museum

  • Clic'clac adventure at Lake Chemillé-sur-Indrois with zip lines, tree climbing and other thrills

  • the national forest of Loches or Chinon and its many marked paths and trails

  • the village of Roses in Chédigny, one of the most beautiful villages in France

  • the Naturéo water park in Loches and its natural indoor or outdoor pools

  • Beauval zoo and its giant pandas, gorillas, tigers and  10,000 animals in a 40 ha park

  • a cheese dairy that will reveal all the manufacturing secrets of the famous Sainte-Maure

  • relax and laugh with the show from Bodin's to Descartes



It's raining, then you can:

  • discover how sweets are made and taste them in the Hallard de Loches confectionery

  • see the unique and original exhibition of Gemmail at the Château de Montrésor, one of the most beautiful villages in France and stay to admire the Solar Nights on the banks of the Indrois

  • in the shelter, walk through the tufa galleries and take a walk in the heart of the underground world in the Carrières de Vignemont in Loches

  • participate in a workshop to make chocolates with the family at "Cadeau et Chocolat" in Manthelan

  • enter the world of the prehistory of Touraine at the Château du Grand-Pressigny

  • follow in the footsteps of Joan of Arc in Chinon or discover her wines at the Wine Museum and return by the route of the winegrowers who will make you appreciate the terroir


Website of the South Touraine Tourist Office:

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