Averdon tourism and travel guide

Photo of Averdon in Loir-et-Cher

Visit Averdon: highlights and tourist information

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Averdon is situated in the Loir-et-Cher department and Loire Valley region (now part of the Centre-Loire Valley region), in the western-centre of France at 10 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Averdon is 152 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Blois at 11 km and Blois at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Averdon, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Averdon in Centre-Loire Valley.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

 
 

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Loir-et-Cher

Map of places to visit near Averdon

Markets in and near Averdon

  • Blois: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (10km)
  • Saint-Claude-de-Diray: market Tuesday & Friday (12km)
  • Montlivault: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Saint-Gervais-la-Foret: market Friday (14km)
  • Chambon-sur-Cisse: market Saturday (15km)
  • Herbault: market Monday (15km)
  • Huisseau-sur-Cosson: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Mer: market Monday (15km)
  • Oucques: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Chailles: market Saturday (16km)

More information about Averdon, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Averdon, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Averdon.

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (44km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Talcy Chateau (15km)
  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (26km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (10km)
  • Jardin du château de Talcy (15km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (17km)
  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (24km)
  • Jardin du domaine de Sasnières (27km)
  • Les prés-Culand (34km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (41km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Chenonceau (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Jean-de-la-Ruelle (50km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (29km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Averdon

Canton: Herbault

Arrondissement: Blois

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 41330

Distance to Averdon

from Blois (prefecture): 10 km

from Paris: 152 km

from Calais: 365 km

from Nice: 641 km

from Bordeaux: 348 km

from Strasbourg: 489 km

Getting here

Averdon is in the western-centre of France. Most visitors will either fly into one of the airports in Paris or arrive from a ferry port such as caen or Le Havre, approx. 3-4 hours drive. For driving distances to Averdon from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Champigny-en-Beauce, Fosse, La Chapelle-Vendomoise, Marolles, Saint-Bohaire and Villerbon.

This page in French: Visiter Averdon