Villedieu-le-Chateau tourism and travel guide

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Visit Villedieu-le-Chateau: highlights and tourist information

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Villedieu-le-Chateau 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 53 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Villedieu-le-Chateau is 178 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lavardin at 18 km and Vendome at 32 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Villedieu-le-Chateau, 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 Villedieu-le-Chateau in Centre-Loire Valley.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Villedieu-le-Chateau

Markets in and near Villedieu-le-Chateau

  • Neuvy-le-Roi: market Friday (14km)
  • Besse-sur-Braye: market Saturday (14km)
  • Montoire-sur-le-Loir: market Saturday (16km)
  • Chateau-du-Loir: market Saturday (17km)
  • Saint-Paterne-Racan: market Thursday (18km)
  • Neuille-Pont-Pierre: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Le Grand-Luce: market Wednesday all day (21km)
  • Savigny-sur-Braye: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Saint-Calais: market Thursday all day & Sunday (24km)
  • Chateau-Renault: market Tuesday & Saturday (24km)

More information about Villedieu-le-Chateau, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Villedieu-le-Chateau, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (42km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Cloisters of la Psalette (36km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (43km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Poncé (5km)
  • Jardin du domaine de Sasnières (22km)
  • Jardin d’atmosphère du Petit Bordeaux (33km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (34km)
  • Le jardin des Prébendes d'Oé (36km)
  • Les jardins du prieuré de Saint-Cosme (37km)
  • Parc et jardins du château du Lude (38km)
  • Les jardins du château de Villandry (43km)
  • Parc de Lathan (46km)
  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (48km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Chenonceau (54km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cogners (16km)
  • Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire (36km)
  • Coulaines (47km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (34km)
  • Spaycific'Zoo (44km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Villedieu-le-Chateau

Canton: Montoire-sur-le-Loir

Arrondissement: Vendôme

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 41800

Distance to Villedieu-le-Chateau

from Blois (prefecture): 53 km

from Paris: 178 km

from Calais: 370 km

from Nice: 681 km

from Bordeaux: 334 km

from Strasbourg: 535 km

Getting here

Villedieu-le-Chateau 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 Villedieu-le-Chateau from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaumont-sur-Deme, Couture-sur-Loir, Epeigne-sur-Deme, La Chartre-sur-le-Loir, Les Essarts, Montrouveau, Ponce-sur-le-Loir, Ruille-sur-Loir, Souge and Trehet.

This page in French: Visiter Villedieu-le-Chateau