Baillou tourism and travel guide

Photo of Baillou in Loir-et-Cher

Visit Baillou: highlights and tourist information

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Baillou 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 55 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Baillou is 149 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lavardin at 25 km and Vendome at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Baillou, 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 Baillou 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 Baillou

Markets in and near Baillou

  • Mondoubleau: market Saturday & Monday all day (4km)
  • Souday: market Wednesday (8km)
  • Saint-Calais: market Thursday all day & Sunday (9km)
  • Savigny-sur-Braye: market Tuesday (10km)
  • Vibraye: market Friday (13km)
  • Besse-sur-Braye: market Saturday (17km)
  • Droue: market Tuesday (19km)
  • La Bazoche-Gouet: market Saturday (21km)
  • Montoire-sur-le-Loir: market Saturday (24km)
  • Pezou: market Thursday (25km)

More information about Baillou, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Baillou, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Talcy Chateau (50km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Poncé (27km)
  • Jardin du domaine de Sasnières (29km)
  • Le pré Catelan (48km)
  • Jardin du château de Talcy (50km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (55km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cogners (18km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Baillou

Canton: Mondoubleau

Arrondissement: Vendôme

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 41170

Distance to Baillou

from Blois (prefecture): 55 km

from Paris: 149 km

from Calais: 339 km

from Nice: 687 km

from Bordeaux: 365 km

from Strasbourg: 515 km

Getting here

Baillou 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 Baillou from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Berfay, Cormenon, Marolles-les-Saint-Calais, Mondoubleau, Rahay, Sarge-sur-Braye and Valennes.

This page in French: Visiter Baillou