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Activités à Chinon | La Vienne

The City of Chinon

Forteresse royale de Chinon

The Royal Fortress

Majestic, it overlooks the whole city and amazes us with its medieval architecture. To visit without delay..

Rue historique de Chinon

The historic center

From alleys to hidden gardens, discover all the treasures of the heart  history of Chinon.

Statue Rabelais à Chinon

The Rabelais Statue

Imposing, proudly enthroned to the glory of Rabelais on the banks of Vienne, you cannot miss it.

Statue Jeanne d'Arc à Chinon

Joan of Arc Statue

Tribute to the heroic journey of

this invested young shepherdess, who came to Chinon to meet Charles VII, her bronze statue on the square of the same name is impressive.

Faire du vélo à Chinon

The Loire by bike

A link from east to west for all nature and cycling lovers, this tourist route passing through Chinon takes you to the ocean.

Vignoble chinonais

AOC Chinon

Planted all around Chinon on more than 2300 hectares, you cannot miss the Chinonais vineyard which delights our taste buds. 

La vallée de la Loire

The Loire Valley

Nestled in the heart of this Loire Valley, recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, Chinon is one of the must-see places of the most beautiful Châteaux of the Loire.

Le marché | Place Jeanne d'arc à Chinon

The market

A must on Thursday morning, find all our local producers at place Jeanne d'Arc.

Brocante sur les promenades de Chinon

The flea market

Every 3rd Sunday of each month, it brings together many professional exhibitors and thousands of bargain hunters under the trees of the Dr Matti promenade.

And throughout the year, events not to be missed such as the Medieval Market, the old-fashioned market, Chinon en Jazz, Chinon Classic, the Printemps des Jardins, Les Vignerons dans la ville....

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