Chinon is a French commune located in the Center-Val de Loire region in the department of Indre-et-Loire. Chinon is an exceptional and renowned site in the country of Rabelais and good living where we share and celebrate with friends or family.
During your stay or weekend in the city, go to the Royal Fortress of Chinon which is a 11th century royal castle also serving as a museum. Pass in front of the Sainte-Radegonde Chapel which is a semi-troglodyte building on the Sainte-Radegonde hillside, east of the historic city center of Chinon.
It is also good to stroll through this city recognized as a “City of art and history” since 2000. Indeed, its narrow streets, its mansion in tufa or its half-timbered houses bear witness to its history. The crossroads of the well of the banns is also symbolic of the city, do not miss it during your getaway.