Vennecy tourism and travel guide

Photo of Vennecy in Loiret

Photo is of Arboretum des Grandes Bruyeres at 12 km from Vennecy

Visit Vennecy: highlights and tourist information

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Vennecy is situated in the Loiret 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 Vennecy in Centre-Loire Valley.

Popular places to visit nearby include Arboretum des Grandes Bruyeres at 12 km and Cathedral of Sainte-Croix, Orleans at 12 km.

Vennecy, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Arboretum des Grandes Bruyeres

Arboretum des Grandes Bruyeres

Garden at 12 km (direction east-north-east)

The arboretum des Grandes Bruyeres is a fabulous arboretum and garden near Orleans...

See Arboretum des Grandes Bruyeres guide
Cathedral of Sainte-Croix, Orleans

Cathedral of Sainte-Croix, Orleans

Cathedral at 12 km (direction west-south-west)

The carvings and grandeur of the western facade are the highlight of the 17th...

See Cathedral of Sainte-Croix, Orleans guide


at 12 km (direction west-south-west)

The large town of Orleans has a great deal to recommend it: a famous...

See Orleans guide
Hotel Groslot

Hotel Groslot

at 12 km (direction west-south-west)

The Hotel Groslot is a beautiful mansion close to the cathedral in Orleans....

See Hotel Groslot guide
Chateau de Chamerolles

Chateau de Chamerolles

Castle at 14 km (direction north-east)

The chateau de Chamerolles is an attractive chateau with a pretty Renaissance garden...

See Chateau de Chamerolles guide
Parc Floral de la Source, Orleans

Parc Floral de la Source, Orleans

Garden at 15 km (direction south-west)

The Parc Floral de la Source is an extensive park to the south of...

See Parc Floral de la Source, Orleans guide
Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire Abbey

Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire Abbey

Abbey at 25 km (direction east-south-east)

Fans of romanesque architecture will appreciate the many period features in the 12th century...

See Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire Abbey guide


at 29 km (direction east)

Bellegarde is a small traditional town with an atractive moated castle in the centre...

See Bellegarde guide


at 30 km (direction west-south-west)

Meung sur Loire is a pretty medieval village near Orleans....

See Meung-sur-Loire guide
Les Jardins de Roquelin

Les Jardins de Roquelin

Garden at 30 km (direction west-south-west)

The Jardins de Roquelin is a pretty rose garden in the Loire Valley....

See Les Jardins de Roquelin guide


Most Beautiful Village at 31 km (direction north-east)

The walk along the Rimarden river, the traditional charm and the ruined castle all...

See Yevre-le-Chatel guide


at 37 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Beaugency guide


at 53 km (direction east-south-east)

To the east of the main Loire Valley, the view across the bridge to...

See Gien guide
Chateau de Chambord

Chateau de Chambord

Castle at 55 km (direction west-south-west), in the Loir-et-Cher department

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

See Chateau de Chambord guide

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Markets in and near Vennecy

  • Fleury-les-Aubrais: market Tuesday & Sunday (10km)
  • Orleans: market every day except Monday (13km)
  • Chateauneuf-sur-Loire: market Friday all day (16km)
  • La Ferte-Saint-Aubin: market Thursday (28km)
  • Toury: market Sunday (28km)
  • Pithiviers: market Saturday all day (28km)
  • Meung-sur-Loire: market Sunday (31km)
  • Sully-sur-Loire: market Monday all day (32km)
  • Lorris: market Thursday (35km)
  • Beaugency: market Saturday all day (38km)

More information about Vennecy, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Vennecy, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

Remarkable gardens

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Fleury-les-Aubrais (10km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-la-Ruelle (14km)
  • Saint-Cyr-en-Val (15km)
  • Olivet (15km)
  • Quiers-sur-Bezonde (29km)
  • Moutiers (43km)

Geography and distances

Vennecy is in the western-centre of France at 12 kilometres from Orleans, the department capital (general information: Vennecy is 102 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Vennecy

Canton: Neuville-aux-Bois

Arrondissement: Orléans

Department: Loiret

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 45760

Distance to Vennecy

from Orleans (prefecture): 12 km

from Paris: 102 km

from Calais: 333 km

from Nice: 622 km

from Bordeaux: 401 km

from Strasbourg: 427 km

Getting here

Most visitors will either fly into one of the airports in Paris (Orly / Charles de Gaulle) or come via a ferry from the UK to a port such as Le Havre and Caen, 3-4 hours drive from here. For driving distances to Vennecy from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Boigny-sur-Bionne, Donnery, Loury, Marigny-les-Usages and Rebrechien.

This page in French: Visiter Vennecy