Tours France (Touraine)

Loire River Valley Tourist Information and Travel Guide

Tours France is a large city of approximately 360,000 inhabitants located in the Loire Valley Region of France (Region Centre).  The area around Tours (Touraine) is famous for its fine wines.

Tours' most popular tourist attractions includes St Gatien's Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Gatien), the Fine Arts Museum (Musee des Beaux-Arts) and the medieval chateau (Chateau de Tours).

A map of Tours, Centre, France. Click to see the map on MSN Maps & Directions
Map of Tours France

A high-speed train service (TVG) connects Paris with Tours.  The trip takes only one hour by train.

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