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Villeporcher tourism and travel guide

Photo of Villeporcher in Loir-et-Cher

Photo is of Lavardin at 14 km from Villeporcher

Visit Villeporcher: highlights and tourist information

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Villeporcher is situated in the Loir-et-Cher department and Centre-Loire Valley region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Lavardin at 14 km and Vendome at 18 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Villeporcher, 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 Villeporcher in Centre-Loire Valley.

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



Most Beautiful Village at 14 km (direction north-west)

With a river and ancient bridge below and an...

See Lavardin guide


at 18 km (direction north-north-east)

Now listed as a 'town of art and history', Vendome retains many...

See Vendome guide
Chateau de Chaumont

Chateau de Chaumont

Castle at 23 km (direction south-east)

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

See Chateau de Chaumont guide
Chateau d'Amboise

Chateau d'Amboise

Castle at 25 km (direction south), in the Indre-et-Loire department

The Chateau d'Amboise is a castle with impressive gardens and...

See Chateau d'Amboise guide
Domaine Royal de Château Gaillard

Domaine Royal de Château Gaillard

Castle at 26 km (direction south), in the Indre-et-Loire department

The Domaine Royal de Château Gaillard in Amboise is the first...

See Domaine Royal de Château Gaillard guide
Chateau de Clos Lucé at Amboise

Chateau de Clos Lucé at Amboise

Castle at 26 km (direction south), in the Indre-et-Loire department

The Chateau de Clos-Lucé was home to Leonardo da Vinci...

See Chateau de Clos Lucé at Amboise guide


at 26 km (direction east)

The town of Blois, with its castle, cathedral, extensive historic...

See Blois guide
Chateau de Blois

Chateau de Blois

Castle at 26 km (direction east)

One of the most impressive of the Loire castles, the...

See Chateau de Blois guide


at 26 km (direction south), in the Indre-et-Loire department

Although it is the castle that attracts visitors to...

See Amboise guide
Tours Cathedral and La Psalette Cloisters

Tours Cathedral and La Psalette Cloisters

Cathedral at 35 km (direction south-west), in the Indre-et-Loire department

The la Psalette cloister and the cathedral of Tours together make a...

See Tours Cathedral and La Psalette Cloisters guide
Chateau de Chenonceau

Chateau de Chenonceau

Castle at 36 km (direction south-south-east), in the Indre-et-Loire department

The perfectly lovely Chateau-de-Chenonceau includes a renaissance gallery across the...

See Chateau de Chenonceau guide


at 36 km (direction south-west), in the Indre-et-Loire department

Tours is a large important town with numerous monuments, gardens and...

See Tours guide
Chateau de Cheverny

Chateau de Cheverny

Castle at 38 km (direction east-south-east)

Cheverny Castle is perhaps the most opulently furnished of the...

See Chateau de Cheverny guide
Chateau de Chambord

Chateau de Chambord

Castle at 39 km (direction east)

The largest castle in the Loire Valley, Chateau de Chambord...

See Chateau de Chambord guide

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

Map of places to visit near Villeporcher


Markets in and near Villeporcher

  • Chateau-Renault: market Tuesday & Saturday (8km)
  • Herbault: market Monday (12km)
  • Montoire-sur-le-Loir: market Saturday (16km)
  • Chambon-sur-Cisse: market Saturday (19km)
  • Saint-Ouen: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Amboise: market Sunday & Friday (25km)
  • Blois: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (26km)
  • Chailles: market Saturday (26km)
  • Pezou: market Thursday (27km)
  • Les Montils: market Saturday (28km)

More information about Villeporcher, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Villeporcher, France

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


  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (29km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du domaine de Sasnières (10km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (23km)
  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (23km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (26km)
  • Jardins du château de Poncé (29km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (31km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Chenonceau (36km)
  • Le jardin des Prébendes d'Oé (36km)
  • Jardin du château de Talcy (37km)
  • Les jardins du prieuré de Saint-Cosme (37km)
  • Les jardins du château de Villandry (49km)
  • Les jardins de la Chatonnière (58km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cogners (36km)
  • Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire (36km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (13km)
  • ZooParc de Beauval (51km)

Geography and distances

Villeporcher is in the western-centre of France at 26 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Villeporcher is 168 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Villeporcher

Canton: Saint-Amand-Longpré

Arrondissement: Vendôme

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 41310

Distance to Villeporcher

from Blois (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 168 km

from Calais: 373 km

from Nice: 655 km

from Bordeaux: 334 km

from Strasbourg: 512 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 Villeporcher from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Saint-Amand-Longpre, Saint-Cyr-du-Gault, Saint-Etienne-Des-Guerets, Saint-Gourgon, Saunay and Villechauve.

This page in French: Visiter Villeporcher

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