Many of Indre-et-Loire’s most popular attractions are located near to Azay-le-Rideau, so it is a popular place to stay or visit on a day trip. Two attractions that should top every visitor’s list is the wonderful Chateau d'Usse and the much-loved Les Goupillieres. Also, well worth the effort are the Domaine Nicolas Paget and the Chateau de Langeais.
There are a number of great activities for those without children, for example the Domaine Charles Joguet in Sazilly, the Domaine des Ouches in Ingrandes-de-Touraine and the Chateau de la Grille in Chinon.
Sports lovers visiting Azay-le-Rideau should head to nearby Stade de la Vallee du Cher, Tours to see the Tours FC in action. If you want to endear yourself with the locals, wear blue, the colors of the Tours FC.
For a real taste of Azay-le-Rideau, consider making a reservation close by in one of the area’s charming bed and breakfast or hotel options. Make reservations for the Premiere Classe Tours Sud Joué les Tours, Joue-les-Tours, the Château d'Artigny, Montbazon, or the Mercure Tours Sud, Joue-les-Tours.