Villiers tourism and travel guide

Photo of Villiers in Indre

Photo is of Brenne Regional Natural Park at 15 km from Villiers

Visit Villiers: highlights and tourist information

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Villiers is situated in the Indre 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 in Centre-Loire Valley.

Popular places to visit nearby include Brenne Regional Natural Park at 15 km and Loches at 29 km.

Villiers, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Brenne Regional Natural Park

Brenne Regional Natural Park

Natural Parc at 15 km (direction south-south-east)

This quiet region of small lakes and fields is a perfect place for cycling...

See Brenne Regional Natural Park guide


at 29 km (direction north-west), in the Indre-et-Loire department

Numerous historic monuments make the citadel in Loches a very interesting place to visit...

See Loches guide


Most Beautiful Village at 30 km (direction north-west), in the Indre-et-Loire department

On the Indrois river, it is the quaint old town, the castle and the...

See Montresor guide
La Roche-Posay

La Roche-Posay

at 31 km (direction west-south-west), in the Vienne department

The castle donjon and the medieval gateway are the main historical monuments in the...

See La Roche-Posay guide


Most Beautiful Village at 31 km (direction west-south-west), in the Vienne department

The pretty village of Angles sur l'Anglin and the river setting make this one...

See Angles-sur-l'Anglin guide


at 39 km (direction east)

A little remote from the main tourist routes, Chateauroux is quite a sprawling town...

See Chateauroux guide
Chateau de Valencay

Chateau de Valencay

Castle at 42 km (direction north-east)

The renaissance style castle and formal gardens make the Chateau de Valencay among the...

See Chateau de Valencay guide


at 42 km (direction south-east)

There are several churches of interest here in Argenton-sur-Creuse, and a very pretty walk...

See Argenton-sur-Creuse guide


at 42 km (direction north-east)

The castle is the main attraction in Valencay, but we also suggest a visit...

See Valencay guide


Heritage Site at 43 km (direction south-west), in the Vienne department

The highlight here is of course the Abbey of Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe, certainly the best example...

See Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe guide


at 49 km (direction west), in the Vienne department

The quiet regional town of Chatellerault has some notable 18th century townhouses...

See Chatellerault guide
Chateau de Chenonceau

Chateau de Chenonceau

Castle at 49 km (direction north-north-west), in the Indre-et-Loire department

The perfectly lovely Chateau-de-Chenonceau includes a renaissance gallery across the river and gardens designed...

See Chateau de Chenonceau guide


Most Beautiful Village at 52 km (direction south-east)

Gargilesse-Dampierre is a very small village, but also very pretty and in a lovely...

See Gargilesse-Dampierre guide


Most Beautiful Village at 52 km (direction south-south-east)

The unspoiled medieval streets in the 'most beautiful village' of Saint-Benoit-de-Sault quickly take you...

See Saint-Benoit-du-Sault guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Indre

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Map of places to visit near Villiers


Markets in and near Villiers

  • Mezieres-en-Brenne: market Thursday (8km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Indre: market Friday (11km)
  • Palluau-sur-Indre: market Sunday (12km)
  • Buzancais: market Friday (18km)
  • Preuilly-sur-Claise: market Thursday & Saturday (20km)
  • Villedieu-sur-Indre: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Le Grand-Pressigny: market Thursday (29km)
  • Le Blanc: market Saturday (30km)
  • Loches: market Wednesday all day & Saturday (30km)
  • La Roche-Posay: market Tuesday & Friday (30km)

More information about Villiers, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Villiers, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Bouges-le-Chateau Castle (41km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Bouges (41km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Etangs de la Brenne (23km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • ZooParc de Beauval (42km)

Geography and distances

Villiers is in the eastern-center of France at 39 kilometres from Chateauroux, the department capital (general information: Villiers is 235 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Villiers

Canton: Mézières-en-Brenne

Arrondissement: Blanc

Department: Indre

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 36290

Distance to Villiers

from Chateauroux (prefecture): 39 km

from Paris: 235 km

from Calais: 454 km

from Nice: 593 km

from Bordeaux: 266 km

from Strasbourg: 526 km

Getting here

Most visitors fly into a Paris airport and drive from there or arrive in a cross-channel port with Le Havre and Caen about 3-4 hours distance in the car. For driving distances to Villiers from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Clion, Murs and Paulnay.

This page in French: Visiter Villiers