261km (162 miles) SW of Paris; 21km (13 miles) SW of Tours

With its idyllic location and fairy-tale turrets, the Renaissance Château d’Azay-le-Rideau was deemed by neighboring writer Honoré de Balzac to be “a facetted diamond set in the Indre."

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