Paris, the national capital, is situated roughly 110 miles (177 kilometers) north of Chatres-sur-Cher.
From major tourist drawcards to secret places that are waiting just for you, the area around Chatres-sur-Cher is crisscrossed with fabulous attractions. Neung-sur-Beuvron and Nouan-le-Fuzelier are two other places worth checking out while you're in Centre - Loire Valley.
Around 45 miles (72 kilometers) to the west of Chatres-sur-Cher is Loches, a regional city where you can explore Collegiale de St-Ours, Porte des Cordeliers and Chateau de Loches. Loches has a lot to offer visitors keen to spend a little time here. Porte Picois and Musee Lansyer are just some of the points of interest worth visiting.
If the sun is shining, head outdoors to explore Centre - Loire Valley's gardens. This area is well known for its many historic palaces; these are wonderful testaments to the region's colorful history.
Special interest tours are a unique way to discover places only locals know. Sign up for one of the winery tours, cycling tours and city walking tours.
World travelers know that eating what the locals eat is a great way to taste a region's character. Order the local specialties, for example andouillette au Vouvray (sausage in wine) and rillions (roast pork belly chunks). To complement the Centre - Loire Valley dishes, taste some wine from the Centre - Loire Valley region, for example Chinon Cabernet Franc and Sancerre Sauvignon Blanc.
As the sun sets on your adventures, spend your last euros on last-minute keepsakes and bid a fond Au revoir / À bientôt (farewell) to the people you've got to know and the landscapes you've seen.