Veilleins tourism and travel guide

Photo of Veilleins in Loir-et-Cher

Visit Veilleins: highlights and tourist information

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Veilleins 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 32 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Veilleins is 167 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Cheverny at 18 km and Chateau de Chambord at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Veilleins, 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 Veilleins 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 Veilleins

Markets in and near Veilleins

  • Romorantin-Lanthenay: market Wednesday all day & Saturday & Friday (9km)
  • Neung-sur-Beuvron: market Saturday (16km)
  • Gievres: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Bracieux: market Thursday (17km)
  • Contres: market Friday (18km)
  • Selles-sur-Cher: market Thursday all day (18km)
  • Chabris: market Saturday (19km)
  • Langon: market Friday (19km)
  • Cormeray: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Mennetou-sur-Cher: market Thursday (22km)

More information about Veilleins, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Veilleins, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (25km)
  • Talcy Chateau (42km)
  • Bouges-le-Chateau Castle (42km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • St Aignan de Brinay (Brinay) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Beauregard (25km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (32km)
  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (37km)
  • Jardin du château de Talcy (42km)
  • Jardin du château de Bouges (42km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Vatan (40km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Veuil (35km)
  • Pierrefitte-sur-Sauldre (38km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • ZooParc de Beauval (31km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Veilleins

Canton: Romorantin-Lanthenay-Nord

Arrondissement: Romorantin-Lanthenay

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 41230

Distance to Veilleins

from Blois (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 167 km

from Calais: 392 km

from Nice: 601 km

from Bordeaux: 335 km

from Strasbourg: 470 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Courmemin, Lassay-sur-Croisne and Mur-de-Sologne.

This page in French: Visiter Veilleins