Chinon is a city in the departement of Indre-et-Loire on the . It was in Chinon’s remarkable medieval fortress that Joan of Arc recognised a disguised Charles VII as the future king of France.


  • Location: , ,
  • Population: 8640
  • Latitude: 47° 10' 1" (47.1669°) north
  • Longitude: 0° 14' 34" (0.2428°) east
  • Elevation: 40 meters (131 feet)
  • GeoNames ID: 6448684
  • Wikidata: Chinon
  • Wikimedia Commons: Chinon

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French: Chinon, German: Chinon, Italian: Chinon, Portuguese: Chinon, Spanish: Chinon

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