From Le Cèdre (The Cedar), you are very well placed to visit many castles which are the prestige of this region and of Touraine. We recommend to you specially:

– Azay-le-Rideau castle, jewels of the Renaissance, with 30 minutes west of Saint Branchs
– the Royal Castle of Amboise, with 30 min northeast

– the Château du Clos-Lucé, home of Leonardo da Vinci, with 30 minutes northwest

– Chenonceaux castle, also known as the castle of Ladies, the most visited French private monument, with 30 minutes east
– Villandry Castle, with its park and gardens outstanding, with 30 minutes northwest
– Langeais Castle, very well preserved and little changed, with 30 minutes west

– Castle Rigny Ussé, source of inspiration of Perrault's tales and animations Disney, 30mn to northwest
– the town of Loches and its castle overlooking the Indre, with 25 minutes south

– the Royal Fortress of Chinon, and its old town, 45 minutes west

– Montbazon dungeon, fortress called Black Hawk, with fun workshops on the Middle Ages, with 13 minutes north

– And yet the castle Montpoupon, Montresor