Montrésor

50 kilometres southeast of Tours, Montrésor stands on the banks of the Indrois which reflects the remains of the double enclosure walls of this old fortress and its Renaissance castle. In the village, the houses with their white tufa walls or half-timbering mix with semi-cave dwellings.

+ d'infos : www.village-montresor.fr

Information : Val d'Indrois-Montrésor Tourist Office - Tel : +33 (0)2 47 92 70 71


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Must-sees and must-dos

  • The castle (11C and 15C) : Museum of Polish Art
  • Collegiate Church of Saint Jean Baptiste
  • Halle aux Cardeux or Wool Market (exhibitions)
  • A guided tour of the village

Themes

  • By the waterside : The river Indrois
  • Abbeys and churches : Collegiate Church of Saint Jean Baptiste (15C)
  • Castles and ramparts : The remains of the double enclosure wall (11C), the Renaissance castle