Vallieres-les-Grandes tourism and travel guide

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Visit Vallieres-les-Grandes: highlights and tourist information

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Vallieres-les-Grandes 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 23 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Vallieres-les-Grandes is 183 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Chaumont at 7 km and Domaine Royal de Château Gaillard at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Vallieres-les-Grandes, 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 Vallieres-les-Grandes 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 Vallieres-les-Grandes

Markets in and near Vallieres-les-Grandes

  • Pontlevoy: market Thursday (9km)
  • Montrichard: market Friday (9km)
  • Amboise: market Sunday & Friday (12km)
  • Les Montils: market Saturday (14km)
  • Monthou-sur-Cher: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Blere: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Chambon-sur-Cisse: market Saturday (16km)
  • Chailles: market Saturday (18km)
  • Herbault: market Monday (20km)
  • Cormeray: market Tuesday (21km)

More information about Vallieres-les-Grandes, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Vallieres-les-Grandes, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (18km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (15km)
  • Cloisters of la Psalette (35km)
  • Talcy Chateau (45km)
  • Bouges-le-Chateau Castle (58km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (7km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Chenonceau (12km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (21km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (22km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (23km)
  • Le jardin des Prébendes d'Oé (35km)
  • Jardin du domaine de Sasnières (37km)
  • Les jardins du prieuré de Saint-Cosme (37km)
  • Jardin du château de Talcy (45km)
  • Jardins du château de Poncé (53km)
  • Jardin du château de Bouges (58km)

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 (36km)
  • Veuil (44km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (16km)
  • ZooParc de Beauval (25km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Vallieres-les-Grandes

Canton: Montrichard

Arrondissement: Blois

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 41400

Distance to Vallieres-les-Grandes

from Blois (prefecture): 23 km

from Paris: 183 km

from Calais: 395 km

from Nice: 631 km

from Bordeaux: 317 km

from Strasbourg: 508 km

Getting here

Vallieres-les-Grandes 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 Vallieres-les-Grandes from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Mosnes, Rilly-sur-Loire, Souvigny-de-Touraine and Veuves.

This page in French: Visiter Vallieres-les-Grandes