Many of Alpes-de-Haute-Provence’s highlights are located within easy driving distance of Authon, so it is a great place to base yourself while you are in town. Two of the places not to miss are the fabulous Domaine Sylvain Gaudron and the incredible Chateau d'Amboise. Also, be sure to check out Clos-Luce and the Chateau de Chaumont.
If you are looking for great family fun, make a bee-line for the children’s attractions. Enjoy learning about all kinds of fascinating creatures at the Aquarium du Val de Loire in Lussault-sur-Loire.
See local favorites, the Tours FC, do battle in the nearby Stade de la Vallee du Cher, Tours. On weekends the stadium becomes a sea of blue, as local soccer lovers gather to get behind their home-grown heroes.
Finding somewhere comfortable to base yourself in Authon is easy. The Mercure Tours Nord, the Novotel Amboise and the Premiere Classe Tours Nord - Parçay, Parcay-Meslay are just three of the best places to stay while you are enjoying this special area.