Tours is an important French city on the river Loire in the Centre-Val de Loire region. It is an integral region of central France and a modern, bustling city. The area near Tours called Touraine is known for its wineries and purest form of French spoken by the local. The city has beautiful 12th century cathedrals and ancient ruins scattered throughout the city. Basilique St-Martin, church of St. Martin and Cathédrale St-Gatien are the top attraction of the city along with other famous museums. Jardin Botanique is a beautiful 19th century park spread in 8 hectare and has wide ranges of botanical and medicinal herbs. Musée des Beaux-Arts in the archbishop’s gorgeous 18th-century palace is an displays marvelous paintings and arts of eternal time.