Villexanton tourism and travel guide

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Visit Villexanton: highlights and tourist information

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Villexanton 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 18 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Villexanton is 142 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Chambord at 16 km and Beaugency at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Villexanton, 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 Villexanton 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 Villexanton

Markets in and near Villexanton

  • Mer: market Monday (6km)
  • Marchenoir: market Tuesday (9km)
  • Montlivault: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Oucques: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Saint-Claude-de-Diray: market Tuesday & Friday (14km)
  • Saint-Laurent-Nouan: market Friday (15km)
  • Beaugency: market Saturday all day (16km)
  • Huisseau-sur-Cosson: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Blois: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (18km)
  • Saint-Gervais-la-Foret: market Friday (20km)

More information about Villexanton, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Villexanton, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (55km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Talcy Chateau (4km)
  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (33km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Talcy (4km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (18km)
  • Les prés-Culand (23km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (23km)
  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (34km)
  • Jardin du domaine de Sasnières (36km)
  • Parc Floral de la Source (40km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (52km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Olivet (38km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-la-Ruelle (39km)
  • Saint-Cyr-en-Val (42km)
  • Fleury-les-Aubrais (43km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (40km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Villexanton

Canton: Mer

Arrondissement: Blois

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 41500

Distance to Villexanton

from Blois (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 142 km

from Calais: 358 km

from Nice: 638 km

from Bordeaux: 358 km

from Strasbourg: 478 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Concriers, Madeleine-Villefrouin, Maves, Mer, Mulsans, Seris and Talcy.

This page in French: Visiter Villexanton