Villiers-Au-Bouin tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Chateau du Lude at 14 km from Villiers-Au-Bouin

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Villiers-Au-Bouin is situated in the Indre-et-Loire 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 Villiers-Au-Bouin in Centre-Loire Valley.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau du Lude at 14 km and Langeais at 28 km.

Villiers-Au-Bouin, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Chateau du Lude

Chateau du Lude

Castle at 14 km (direction west-north-west), in the Sarthe department

The Chateau de Lude and its lovely gardens are the closest of the Loire...

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at 28 km (direction south-south-east)

Langeais is a small town with a pretty town centre, best known for the...

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Chateau de Langeais

Chateau de Langeais

Castle at 29 km (direction south-south-east)

Château de Langeais is a medieval-renaissance castle with nicely furnished rooms and the oldest...

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Chateau de Villandry

Chateau de Villandry

Castle at 30 km (direction south-east)

The rooms at Chateau de Villandry can be explored, but it is the world...

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at 32 km (direction west), in the Maine-et-Loire department

Bauge is a small traditional town with a small castle - and a very...

See Bauge guide
Basilica of Saint-Martin in Tours

Basilica of Saint-Martin in Tours

Church at 34 km (direction east-south-east)

The basilica Saint-Martin is an imposing neo-byzantine church in the town of Tours...

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at 35 km (direction east-south-east)

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

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Tours Cathedral and La Psalette Cloisters

Tours Cathedral and La Psalette Cloisters

Cathedral at 35 km (direction east-south-east)

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

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Chateau d\'Ussé

Chateau d'Ussé

Castle at 36 km (direction south)

The imposing Chateau d'Usse, next to the Loire, is an imposing medieval-renaissance castle surrounded...

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at 37 km (direction south-south-east)

The village of Azay-le-Rideau is best known for its castle but also has a...

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Chateau d\'Azay-le-Rideau

Chateau d'Azay-le-Rideau

Castle at 37 km (direction south-south-east)

Not the most luxurious or largest castle in the region, it is the beauty...

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at 43 km (direction south-south-west)

As well as the castle, Chinon has a very impressive medieval centre to explore...

See Chinon guide


Most Beautiful Village at 44 km (direction south-south-west)

In the village of Candes-Saint-Martin, a 'most beautiful village in France', you can see...

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Candes-Saint-Martin collegiate church

Candes-Saint-Martin collegiate church

Church at 44 km (direction south-south-west)

The collegiate church of Candes-Saint-Martin has numerous medieval statues incorporated in the facade and...

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Markets in and near Villiers-Au-Bouin

  • Chateau-la-Valliere: market Monday (3km)
  • Saint-Paterne-Racan: market Thursday (13km)
  • Le Lude: market Thursday (14km)
  • Chateau-du-Loir: market Saturday (16km)
  • Noyant: market Friday (17km)
  • Neuille-Pont-Pierre: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Neuvy-le-Roi: market Friday (21km)
  • Luynes: market Saturday (28km)
  • Ecommoy: market Tuesday (28km)
  • Fondettes: market Wednesday & Sunday (29km)

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Tourist attractions near Villiers-Au-Bouin, France

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


  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (49km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • La Fleche (32km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château du Lude (14km)
  • Parc de Lathan (16km)
  • Jardin d’atmosphère du Petit Bordeaux (28km)
  • Les jardins du château de Villandry (30km)
  • Jardins du château de Poncé (33km)
  • Les jardins du prieuré de Saint-Cosme (33km)
  • Le jardin des Prébendes d'Oé (35km)
  • Les jardins de la Chatonnière (37km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (44km)
  • Jardin du château de Vilaines (46km)
  • Jardins de la Massonnière (55km)

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-sur-Loire (33km)
  • Cogners (42km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Spaycific'Zoo (41km)

Geography and distances

Villiers-Au-Bouin is in the eastern-center of France at 35 kilometres from Tours, the department capital (general information: Villiers-Au-Bouin is 207 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Villiers-Au-Bouin

Canton: Château-la-Vallière

Arrondissement: Tours

Department: Indre-et-Loire

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 37330

Distance to Villiers-Au-Bouin

from Tours (prefecture): 35 km

from Paris: 207 km

from Calais: 392 km

from Nice: 691 km

from Bordeaux: 312 km

from Strasbourg: 563 km

Getting here

Most visitors arrive in one of the cross-channel ports such as Caen and Le Havre (about 3-4 hours drive from here) or fly into Paris and drive south from there. For driving distances to Villiers-Au-Bouin from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Braye-sur-Maulne, Breches, Chateau-la-Valliere, Chenu, Couesmes, Marcilly-sur-Maulne and Saint-Germain-d'Arce.

This page in French: Visiter Villiers-Au-Bouin