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L'Indre L'Indre passe au pied de la cité médiévale La Grande Rue est une rue commerçante Rue Porte Picoys
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Encompassing the best and worst of France’s history, from the gracious smile of Agnès Sorel to the horrific cages of Louis XI, Loches is an imposing military fortress that can be explored from top to bottom. Visitors must not however forget to also see the fine medieval town itself, surrounded by ramparts, before heading off to discover the mills of the Indre.

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  • Loches Royal City Recommended Recommended

    F - 37600 Loches

    The natural defensive site of Loches has been exploited since at least the 6C. The counts of Anjou and Henry II of England strengthened its defences, prior to King Louis IX transforming it into a royal residence in 1249. A number of imposing medieval..

  • Donjon de Loches Recommended Recommended

    7 mail du Donjon F - 37600 Loches

    The keep was built in the 11C by Fulk Nerra to defend the fortified town from the vulnerable south side. It is a solid square construction with two towers, the Ronde and the Martelet. Inside the keep, the floors of the three storeys have vanished, bu..

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  • LOGIS Hôtel de France

    6, rue Picois. F - 37600 LOCHES

    A former coaching inn, set in the heart of town, at the foot of the medieval centre. Floral courtyard. Restaurant with meals served on the terrace. Secure garages.

  • LOGIS Hôtel Luccotel

    12-14, rue des Lézards. F - 37600 LOCHES

    "From the center of a quite landscape park, overlooking the historic town of Loches in Loire Valley, the Luccotel offers an exceptional panoramic view. The only sound is the sound of nature, ideal for relaxation and rest. The hotel is composed o..

  • Pierre & Vacances Le Moulin des Cordeliers

    1 Rue des Ponts F - 37600 Loches

    Ideally set on the banks of the Indre river, in the heart of an extraordinary medieval town and facing the Logis Royal, the residence is made up of former flour-mills that have been fully renovated and small contemporary buildings, built in perfect h..

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