Vou tourism and travel guide

Photo of Vou in Indre-et-Loire

Visit Vou: highlights and tourist information

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Vou is situated in the Indre-et-Loire, Loire Valley region (now part of the Centre-Loire Valley region), in the eastern-center of France at 37 km from Tours, the department capital. (General information: Vou is 226 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Loches at 11 km and Montresor at 27 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Vou, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Vou in Centre-Loire Valley. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Indre-et-Loire

Map of places to visit near Vou

Markets in and near Vou

  • Ligueil: market Monday (6km)
  • Manthelan: market Thursday (8km)
  • Loches: market Wednesday all day & Saturday (11km)
  • Saint-Branchs: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Descartes: market Sunday (17km)
  • Sainte-Maure-de-Touraine: market Friday (18km)
  • Le Grand-Pressigny: market Thursday (19km)
  • Cormery: market Thursday (20km)
  • Esvres: market Saturday (23km)
  • Montbazon: market Tuesday (25km)

More information about Vou, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions to visit near Vou, France

Below we show places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Vou and wondering what to do next!


  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (34km) [Map]

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château de Chenonceau (31km) [Map]
  • Les jardins de la Chatonnière (36km) [Map]
  • Le jardin des Prébendes d'Oé (37km) [Map]
  • Les jardins du prieuré de Saint-Cosme (37km) [Map]
  • Les jardins du château de Villandry (39km) [Map]
  • Les jardins du château du Rivau (40km) [Map]
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (41km) [Map]
  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (50km) [Map]

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire (38km) [Map]

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • ZooParc de Beauval (41km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Vou

Canton: Ligueil

Arrondissement: Loches

Department: Indre-et-Loire

Region: Loire Valley

Postcode: 37240

Distance to Vou

from Tours (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 226 km

from Calais: 436 km

from Nice: 626 km

from Bordeaux: 274 km

from Strasbourg: 540 km

Getting here

Vou is in the eastern-center of France. Most visitors arrive in one of the cross-channel ports such as Caen and Le Havre (about 3-4 hours drive from here) or fly into Paris and drive south from there. For driving distances to Vou from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Vou): Ciran, Esves-le-Moutier, Ligueil, Manthelan, Mouzay and Varennes.

This page in French: Visitez Vou