Villefrancoeur tourism and travel guide

Photo of Villefrancoeur in Loir-et-Cher

Visit Villefrancoeur: highlights and tourist information

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Villefrancoeur 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 14 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Villefrancoeur is 154 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Blois at 15 km and Blois at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Villefrancoeur, 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 Villefrancoeur 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 Villefrancoeur

Markets in and near Villefrancoeur

  • Herbault: market Monday (12km)
  • Blois: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (14km)
  • Chambon-sur-Cisse: market Saturday (15km)
  • Oucques: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Saint-Ouen: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Saint-Claude-de-Diray: market Tuesday & Friday (17km)
  • Montlivault: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Saint-Gervais-la-Foret: market Friday (18km)
  • Chailles: market Saturday (18km)
  • Marchenoir: market Tuesday (20km)

More information about Villefrancoeur, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Villefrancoeur, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (41km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Talcy Chateau (19km)
  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (29km)
  • Cloisters of la Psalette (52km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (14km)
  • Jardin du château de Talcy (19km)
  • Jardin du domaine de Sasnières (21km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (21km)
  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (24km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (37km)
  • Les prés-Culand (39km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Chenonceau (42km)
  • Jardins du château de Poncé (43km)
  • Le jardin des Prébendes d'Oé (52km)
  • Les jardins du prieuré de Saint-Cosme (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 (46km)
  • Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire (53km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (25km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Villefrancoeur

Canton: Herbault

Arrondissement: Blois

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 41330

Distance to Villefrancoeur

from Blois (prefecture): 14 km

from Paris: 154 km

from Calais: 365 km

from Nice: 646 km

from Bordeaux: 346 km

from Strasbourg: 494 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Champigny-en-Beauce, La Chapelle-Vendomoise, Landes-le-Gaulois, Perigny, Saint-Bohaire, Tourailles, Villemardy and Villeromain.

This page in French: Visiter Villefrancoeur