Map and how to get there

Attractions Restaurants

Nearest travel links

Airport TOURS 40 km
Ferry CALAIS 500 km
Train station CHINON 20 km
Car Car not necessary

Activities near Chinon

Sports Tennis in town, Fishing
Great for Walking holidays, Rural or countryside holidays, Beach or lakeside relaxation, Cycling holidays

How to get there


From Calais - 5hours 30 mins

Caen - 3 hours 30 mins

Dieppe - 5 hours


Regular fligts are available from Stanstead, Manchester & Doublin to Tours, located approximately 30 minutes away. You can also fly from Stanstead to Poitieres approx 50 mins away.

From Dublin, Edinburgh & Prestwick to Paris Beauvais. (car hire available at airport)

From Manchester, Birmingham, Liverpool and Heathrow to Charles de Gaule, Paris


Eurostar from London to Paris or Lille, then TGV direct to Tours (St Pierre des Corps). Car hir available at station