Beauchene tourism and travel guide

Photo of Beauchene in Loir-et-Cher

Photo is of Vendome at 18 km from Beauchene

Visit Beauchene: highlights and tourist information

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Beauchene is situated in the Loir-et-Cher department and Centre-Loire Valley region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Beauchene in Centre-Loire Valley.

Popular places to visit nearby include Vendome at 18 km and Lavardin at 23 km.

Beauchene, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 18 km (direction south-south-east)

Now listed as a 'town of art and history', Vendome retains many monuments from...

See Vendome guide


Most Beautiful Village at 23 km (direction south-south-west)

With a river and ancient bridge below and an ancient castle above Lavardin, it...

See Lavardin guide


National Monument at 31 km (direction east-north-east), in the Eure-et-Loir department

Both the castle and the town along the Loir River make Chateaudun an enjoyable...

See Chateaudun guide
La Ferte-Bernard

La Ferte-Bernard

at 36 km (direction north-west), in the Sarthe department

The medieval character and picturesque setting make La Ferté-Bernard one of our favourite towns...

See La Ferte-Bernard guide


at 44 km (direction north-north-west), in the Eure-et-Loir department

Within the Perche Regional Natural Park, in Nogent-le-Rotrou you can discover the castle and...

See Nogent-le-Rotrou guide
Chateau de Blois

Chateau de Blois

Castle at 48 km (direction south-east)

One of the most impressive of the Loire castles, the Chateau de Blois is...

See Chateau de Blois guide


at 48 km (direction south-east)

The town of Blois, with its castle, cathedral, extensive historic centre and other monuments...

See Blois guide


at 53 km (direction east-south-east), in the Loiret department

A small town on the banks of the Loire River, Beaugency squeezes a remarkable...

See Beaugency guide
Chateau de Chambord

Chateau de Chambord

Castle at 55 km (direction east-south-east)

The largest castle in the Loire Valley, Chateau de Chambord exceeds all expectations with...

See Chateau de Chambord guide


at 57 km (direction north-west), in the Orne department

Belleme is one of several small attractive villages within the Perche Natural Regional Park...

See Belleme guide
Chateau de Cheverny

Chateau de Cheverny

Castle at 61 km (direction south-east)

Cheverny Castle is perhaps the most opulently furnished of the Loire castles, and also...

See Chateau de Cheverny guide

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Map of places to visit near Beauchene


Markets in and near Beauchene

  • Mondoubleau: market Saturday & Monday all day (7km)
  • Souday: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Droue: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Savigny-sur-Braye: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Pezou: market Thursday (15km)
  • Saint-Calais: market Thursday all day & Sunday (17km)
  • Saint-Ouen: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Besse-sur-Braye: market Saturday (21km)
  • Cloyes-sur-le-Loir: market Saturday (21km)
  • Vibraye: market Friday (22km)

More information about Beauchene, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Beauchene, France

What to do at Beauchene? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Beauchene.

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Talcy Chateau (40km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du domaine de Sasnières (25km)
  • Jardins du château de Poncé (31km)
  • Jardin du château de Talcy (40km)
  • Le pré Catelan (45km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (47km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (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 (25km)

Geography and distances

Beauchene is in the western-centre of France at 47 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Beauchene is 144 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Beauchene

Canton: Mondoubleau

Arrondissement: Vendôme

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 41170

Distance to Beauchene

from Blois (prefecture): 47 km

from Paris: 144 km

from Calais: 341 km

from Nice: 678 km

from Bordeaux: 365 km

from Strasbourg: 507 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cormenon, Danze, Epuisay, La Chapelle-Vicomtesse, Le Temple, Mondoubleau, Romilly and Saint-Marc-du-Cor.

This page in French: Visiter Beauchene