Valleres tourism and travel guide

Photo of Valleres in Indre-et-Loire

Visit Valleres: highlights and tourist information

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Valleres is situated in the Indre-et-Loire department and Loire Valley region (now part of the Centre-Loire Valley region), in the eastern-center of France at 19 kilometres from Tours, the department capital (general information: Valleres is 221 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Villandry at 4 km and Langeais at 5 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Valleres, 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 Valleres 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 Indre-et-Loire

Map of places to visit near Valleres

Markets in and near Valleres

  • Langeais: market Sunday (5km)
  • Azay-le-Rideau: market Wednesday & Saturday (6km)
  • Artannes-sur-Indre: market Friday (10km)
  • Luynes: market Saturday (10km)
  • Ballan-Mire: market Sunday & Friday (11km)
  • Monts: market Wednesday & Saturday (13km)
  • Fondettes: market Wednesday & Sunday (14km)
  • Joue-les-Tours: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (15km)
  • La Riche: market Wednesday & Saturday (17km)
  • Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire: market Tuesday & Friday (17km)

More information about Valleres, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Valleres, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (34km)
  • Aquarium de Loudun (45km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Loudun (45km)
  • Loches (45km)
  • La Fleche (59km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Loire-Anjou-Touraine (32km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collegiale Church (Candes-Saint-Martin) (32km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Fontevraud (Fontevraud Abbey) (35km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du château de Villandry (4km)
  • Les jardins de la Chatonnière (6km)
  • Les jardins du prieuré de Saint-Cosme (17km)
  • Le jardin des Prébendes d'Oé (19km)
  • Les jardins du château du Rivau (27km)
  • Parc de Lathan (30km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (34km)
  • Parc et jardins du château du Lude (44km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Chenonceau (45km)

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 (17km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (45km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Valleres

Canton: Azay-le-Rideau

Arrondissement: Chinon

Department: Indre-et-Loire

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 37190

Distance to Valleres

from Tours (prefecture): 19 km

from Paris: 221 km

from Calais: 417 km

from Nice: 664 km

from Bordeaux: 287 km

from Strasbourg: 560 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Azay-le-Rideau, Berthenay, Cheille, Cinq-Mars-la-Pile, Druye, La Chapelle-Aux-Naux, Langeais, Lignieres-de-Touraine, Savonnieres and Villandry.

This page in French: Visiter Valleres