Villeny tourism and travel guide

Photo of Villeny in Loir-et-Cher

Photo is of Chateau de Chambord at 18 km from Villeny

Visit Villeny: highlights and tourist information

To Visit Attractions Book hotels, car hire, flights

Villeny is situated in the Loir-et-Cher 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 Villeny in Centre-Loire Valley.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Chambord at 18 km and Beaugency at 20 km.

Villeny, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Chateau de Chambord

Chateau de Chambord

Castle at 18 km (direction west)

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

See Chateau de Chambord guide


at 20 km (direction north-west), in the Loiret department

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

See Beaugency guide


at 23 km (direction north-north-west), in the Loiret department

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 23 km (direction north-north-west), in the Loiret department

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

See Les Jardins de Roquelin guide
Chateau de Cheverny

Chateau de Cheverny

Castle at 26 km (direction west-south-west)

Cheverny Castle is perhaps the most opulently furnished of the Loire castles, and also...

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

Parc Floral de la Source, Orleans

Garden at 28 km (direction north-east), in the Loiret department

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

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

Chateau de Blois

Castle at 32 km (direction west)

One of the most impressive of the Loire castles, the Chateau de Blois is...

See Chateau de Blois guide


at 32 km (direction west)

The town of Blois, with its castle, cathedral, extensive historic centre and other monuments...

See Blois guide
Cathedral of Sainte-Croix, Orleans

Cathedral of Sainte-Croix, Orleans

Cathedral at 33 km (direction north-north-east), in the Loiret department

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

See Cathedral of Sainte-Croix, Orleans guide


at 33 km (direction north-north-east), in the Loiret department

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

See Orleans guide
Hotel Groslot

Hotel Groslot

at 33 km (direction north-north-east), in the Loiret department

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

See Hotel Groslot guide
Chateau de Chaumont

Chateau de Chaumont

Castle at 46 km (direction west-south-west)

The small village of Chaumont-sur-Loire is dominated by the Chateau de Chaumont, one of...

See Chateau de Chaumont guide
Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire Abbey

Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire Abbey

Abbey at 46 km (direction east-north-east), in the Loiret department

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

See Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire Abbey guide
Arboretum des Grandes Bruyeres

Arboretum des Grandes Bruyeres

Garden at 53 km (direction north-east), in the Loiret department

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

See Arboretum des Grandes Bruyeres guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Loir-et-Cher

Arrange a visit to Villeny

Book hotels, car hire and flights

Organise your visit using the options shown...

Hotels in Villeny best prices

See Villeny hotels

Reserve excursions

Map of places to visit near Villeny


Markets in and near Villeny

  • Neung-sur-Beuvron: market Saturday (10km)
  • Saint-Laurent-Nouan: market Friday (15km)
  • La Ferte-Saint-Aubin: market Thursday (18km)
  • Bracieux: market Thursday (18km)
  • Lamotte-Beuvron: market Friday (20km)
  • Beaugency: market Saturday all day (20km)
  • Mer: market Monday (22km)
  • Huisseau-sur-Cosson: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Nouan-le-Fuzelier: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Meung-sur-Loire: market Sunday (23km)

More information about Villeny, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Villeny, France

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

National Monuments

  • Talcy Chateau (28km)
  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (37km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

Remarkable gardens

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Cyr-en-Val (28km)
  • Olivet (29km)
  • Pierrefitte-sur-Sauldre (32km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-la-Ruelle (33km)
  • Fleury-les-Aubrais (36km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • ZooParc de Beauval (52km)

Geography and distances

Villeny is in the western-centre of France at 32 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Villeny is 144 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Villeny

Canton: Neung-sur-Beuvron

Arrondissement: Romorantin-Lanthenay

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 41220

Distance to Villeny

from Blois (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 144 km

from Calais: 370 km

from Nice: 611 km

from Bordeaux: 358 km

from Strasbourg: 457 km

Getting here

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

We have 1 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Marolle-en-Sologne.

This page in French: Visiter Villeny