Cheverny tourism and travel guide

Photo of Cheverny in Loir-et-Cher

Visit Cheverny: highlights and tourist information

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Cheverny 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 14 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Cheverny is 164 kilometres from Paris).

Attractions in Cheverny

Cheverny Castle is perhaps the most opulently furnished of the Loire castles, and also has very lovely gardens: Chateau de Cheverny

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Cheverny at 0 km and Chateau de Blois at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Cheverny, 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 Cheverny 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 Cheverny

Markets in and near Cheverny

  • Cormeray: market Tuesday (4km)
  • Cellettes: market Thursday (6km)
  • Bracieux: market Thursday (8km)
  • Saint-Gervais-la-Foret: market Friday (10km)
  • Huisseau-sur-Cosson: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Contres: market Friday (10km)
  • Chailles: market Saturday (12km)
  • Les Montils: market Saturday (12km)
  • Saint-Claude-de-Diray: market Tuesday & Friday (13km)
  • Blois: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (14km)

More information about Cheverny, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Cheverny, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (43km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (11km)
  • Talcy Chateau (29km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Beauregard (7km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (14km)
  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (21km)
  • Jardin du château de Talcy (29km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Chenonceau (35km)
  • Les prés-Culand (40km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (44km)
  • Jardin du domaine de Sasnières (46km)
  • Parc Floral de la Source (52km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Veuil (43km)
  • Olivet (52km)
  • Saint-Cyr-en-Val (53km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • ZooParc de Beauval (30km)
  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (35km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Cheverny

Canton: Contres

Arrondissement: Blois

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 41700

Distance to Cheverny

from Blois (prefecture): 14 km

from Paris: 164 km

from Calais: 384 km

from Nice: 619 km

from Bordeaux: 335 km

from Strasbourg: 483 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cellettes, Cormeray, Cour-Cheverny and Tour-en-Sologne.

This page in French: Visiter Cheverny