Villebarou tourism and travel guide

Photo of Villebarou in Loir-et-Cher

Visit Villebarou: highlights and tourist information

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Villebarou 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 3 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Villebarou is 157 kilometres from Paris).

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

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Villebarou, 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 Villebarou 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 Villebarou

Markets in and near Villebarou

  • Blois: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (4km)
  • Saint-Claude-de-Diray: market Tuesday & Friday (7km)
  • Saint-Gervais-la-Foret: market Friday (7km)
  • Chailles: market Saturday (9km)
  • Montlivault: market Tuesday (9km)
  • Huisseau-sur-Cosson: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Chambon-sur-Cisse: market Saturday (11km)
  • Cellettes: market Thursday (12km)
  • Herbault: market Monday (14km)
  • Les Montils: market Saturday (14km)

More information about Villebarou, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Villebarou, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (40km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Talcy Chateau (19km)
  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (19km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (3km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (11km)
  • Jardin du château de Talcy (19km)
  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (19km)
  • Jardin du domaine de Sasnières (31km)
  • Les prés-Culand (36km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Chenonceau (38km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (39km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Olivet (51km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-la-Ruelle (52km)
  • Fleury-les-Aubrais (56km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (27km)
  • ZooParc de Beauval (42km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Villebarou

Canton: Blois 1er Canton

Arrondissement: Blois

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 41000

Distance to Villebarou

from Blois (prefecture): 3 km

from Paris: 157 km

from Calais: 372 km

from Nice: 635 km

from Bordeaux: 342 km

from Strasbourg: 489 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Blois, Fosse, La Chaussee-Saint-Victor, Marolles, Saint-Bohaire, Saint-Denis-sur-Loire, Villerbon and Vineuil.

This page in French: Visiter Villebarou