To visit in May from the hotel in Tours
Take advantage of the May holidays to stay in our hotel in Tours at Best Western Plus L'Artist Hotel!
« City of Gastronomy », « City of Art and History » and gateway to the « Valley of the Loire Castles », Tours offers a concentration of culture, nature, gourmet breaks and will be your ideal starting point to visit the castles, vineyards and banks of the Loire !
The must-see attractions in Tours
The Musée des Beaux-Arts in Tours
A place of discovery and dissemination, the museum is presenting a major exhibition on the history of the writer's monuments on 18 May as part of the 220th anniversary of Balzac's birth in Tours.
The Cathédrale Saint-Gatien in Tours
The cathedral has a very elaborate flamboyant facade. Admire its majestic towers, its splendid stained glass windows, its large organs and tombs of the children of Anne of Brittany and Charles VIII inside.
The Jardin Beaune-Semblançay and the Fontaine des Amoureux in Tours
Where you can discover the remains of the Hôtel de Beaune-Semblançay, the largest Renaissance hotel in Tours.
The Vieux Tours and the Place Plumereau in Tours
Tours can be discovered step by step, ideal for strolling through alleys, squares and gardens. In the centre of the pedestrian zone of Tours, do not miss Place Plumereau, proud and majestic, with its magnificent half-timbered houses.
The Basilique Saint-Martin in Tours
Near Place Châteauneuf stands this basilica of Byzantine inspiration. Enter the interior of the basilica to discover its impressive dimensions and the richness it shelters: the tomb of Saint Martin, columns of grey marble...
Events in Tours in May
Fairground festival in Tours - April 26 to May 19
Ideal for a family outing with rides for children and adults alike! Fireworks on May 18 around 10:30 pm.
Tours Fair - May 3 to 12
Free admission! It is the largest event in the region, with 650 exhibitors presenting new products and services.
Vitiloire in Tours - May 25 and 26
Discover the viticulture and gastronomy of the Loire Valley! The 135 exhibitors share their specialities and know-how with you.
Are you seduced by this beautiful program?
Book your hotel room in Tours for the May Bridges today!