Discover Thouars and the surroundings of the Hotel de la Gare.
Situated between Anjou and Saumur, the Pays Thouarsais boasts a long history of wine-growing. Jump on your bike and follow the Thouet road by bike beside the eponymous river, that meanders between the vineyards. This path is part of the Bike Francette route that connects Normandy to La Rochelle. Many hiking trails run through the country and you may take in part of the route to Saint-Jacques de Compostela.
Thouars, town of Art and History.
In Thouars, stroll between the medieval houses at the foot of the Castle of the Dukes of Trémoille and the Notre Dame Chapel. Be surprised by the Joan of Arc Chapel dedicated to contemporary art today and the Bridge of the Chouans. Nearby, the Eiffel viaduct and the Castle of Oiron with its cabinet of curiosities that are equally noteworthy.
Thouars, tourist crossroads of the Poitou, Anjou and the Loire Valley.
In Thouars, you are within an hour of the most beautiful royal castles of the Loire Valley, a UNESCO World Heritage site: Azay le Rideau, Langeais, Villandry, Montbazon, Chinon ... To the west, take the Route to the Puy du Fou Park to experience the enchantment of fairytale shows. To the south, go to Futuroscope in Poitiers and experience the thrill of the amazing attractions.