Other noteworthy towns & villages

Montrésor, south of Touraine Loire Valley, France. Other noteworthy towns & villages

Many other towns in Touraine are definitely worth a stop, whether to do a little market shopping, or to visit a monument or go on a short hike. Three villages in particular, all members of 'Plus beaux villages de France' (France's most beautiful villages), are noteworthy: MontrésorCandes-Saint-Martin and Crissy-sur-Manse.

Along the little Loire Valley roads

On the other hand, Villaines-les-Rochers is known for its traditional French basketrywork: 70 basketry craftsmen are located in the town where wicker is worked year-round.

Chédigny, Azay-le-Rideau, Langeais, Saché, Richelieu, Huismes, Bréhémont, Savonnières and Le Grand Pressigny should also be noted on your schedule.

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