Villiers-sur-Loir tourism and travel guide

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Visit Villiers-sur-Loir: highlights and tourist information

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Villiers-sur-Loir 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 35 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Villiers-sur-Loir is 154 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Vendome at 6 km and Lavardin at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Villiers-sur-Loir, 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 Villiers-sur-Loir in Centre-Loire Valley.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Villiers-sur-Loir

Markets in and near Villiers-sur-Loir

  • Saint-Ouen: market Wednesday (7km)
  • Montoire-sur-le-Loir: market Saturday (11km)
  • Pezou: market Thursday (13km)
  • Savigny-sur-Braye: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Besse-sur-Braye: market Saturday (18km)
  • Mondoubleau: market Saturday & Monday all day (21km)
  • Saint-Calais: market Thursday all day & Sunday (22km)
  • Oucques: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Chateau-Renault: market Tuesday & Saturday (25km)
  • Herbault: market Monday (25km)

More information about Villiers-sur-Loir, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Villiers-sur-Loir, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Talcy Chateau (34km)
  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (48km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du domaine de Sasnières (11km)
  • Jardins du château de Poncé (25km)
  • Jardin du château de Talcy (34km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (35km)
  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (39km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (40km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (42km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cogners (25km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (31km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Villiers-sur-Loir

Canton: Vendôme 1er Canton

Arrondissement: Vendôme

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 41100

Distance to Villiers-sur-Loir

from Blois (prefecture): 35 km

from Paris: 154 km

from Calais: 355 km

from Nice: 667 km

from Bordeaux: 351 km

from Strasbourg: 508 km

Getting here

Villiers-sur-Loir 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 Villiers-sur-Loir from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aze, Fortan, Houssay, Lunay, Marcilly-en-Beauce, Mazange, Naveil, Saint-Rimay, Thore-la-Rochette and Villerable.

This page in French: Visiter Villiers-sur-Loir