Villavard tourism and travel guide

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Visit Villavard: highlights and tourist information

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Villavard 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 37 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Villavard is 162 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lavardin at 2 km and Vendome at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Villavard, 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 Villavard 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 Villavard

Markets in and near Villavard

  • Montoire-sur-le-Loir: market Saturday (3km)
  • Besse-sur-Braye: market Saturday (14km)
  • Saint-Ouen: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Savigny-sur-Braye: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Chateau-Renault: market Tuesday & Saturday (19km)
  • Pezou: market Thursday (21km)
  • Saint-Calais: market Thursday all day & Sunday (22km)
  • Herbault: market Monday (25km)
  • Mondoubleau: market Saturday & Monday all day (25km)
  • Neuvy-le-Roi: market Friday (29km)

More information about Villavard, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Villavard, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (41km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Talcy Chateau (40km)
  • Cloisters of la Psalette (44km)
  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (48km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du domaine de Sasnières (5km)
  • Jardins du château de Poncé (19km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (34km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (37km)
  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (37km)
  • Jardin du château de Talcy (40km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (44km)
  • Le jardin des Prébendes d'Oé (44km)
  • Les jardins du prieuré de Saint-Cosme (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cogners (22km)
  • Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire (44km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (27km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Villavard

Canton: Montoire-sur-le-Loir

Arrondissement: Vendôme

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 41800

Distance to Villavard

from Blois (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 162 km

from Calais: 361 km

from Nice: 668 km

from Bordeaux: 344 km

from Strasbourg: 516 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ambloy, Fontaine-les-Coteaux, Houssay, Lavardin, Les Roches-l'Eveque, Lunay, Montoire-sur-le-Loir, Saint-Arnoult, Saint-Rimay, Sasnieres and Thore-la-Rochette.

This page in French: Visiter Villavard