The city of Tours has a privileged location on the Loire Valley châteaux and … wine route. It is also a city that is worth paying a visit. From Place Plumereau, with its beautiful medieval style houses, to the monumental Saint-Gatien Cathedral, Tours will also appeal to art lovers with its Museum of Beaux-Arts and the Center for Contemporary Creation Olivier Debré. Crowned with its status of international city of gastronomy, Tours also offers a wide range of bistros and restaurants serving fresh and local cuisine. And a wine list worthy of the Loire Valley wine region. The Vouvray vineyard is less than 10 minutes from the city center of Tours. Welcome to the Loire Valley wine route. Looking for the best wineries and wine tasting tours? Keep reading.