Many of Indre-et-Loire’s attractions can be found within easy reach of Ballan-Mire, making it a convenient place to base yourself. Two sights that should be on every visitor’s itinerary is the wonderful Prieure de St-Cosme and the ever-popular Chateau de Villandry. If time permits, be sure to also visit the Saint Martin Basilica and Place Plumereau.
Ballan-Mire has plenty of museums and theaters within easy reach that allow visitors to really get a feel for the area. Walk through the exhibits and enjoy the quiet of the Musee du Compagnonnage in Tours, the Musee des Beaux-Arts and the Musee du Gemmail.
Spots such as Tours Cathedral in Tours are great places to check out while you’re in Ballan-Mire. Travellers interested in the world's various faiths will appreciate the care and devotion that has gone into creating the St. Julien Church in Tours.
See Indre-et-Loire favourites, the Tours FC, take to the field at the iconic Stade de la Vallee du Cher, Tours. To endear yourself with the locals, be sure to wear blue, the colors of the Tours FC.
Finding somewhere convenient to stay close to Ballan-Mire couldn’t be easier. For a good night’s sleep check out the amenities at the Le Grand Hotel Tours, the Oceania L'Univers Tours, and the Novotel Tours Sud futur Ibis Styles Tours Sud, Chambray-les-Tours.