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Villandry - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Indre-et-Loire

Villandry is located 250 km from Paris, 16 km west of Tours.

Train station at Ballan Mire, and Druye Savonnières. Bus links between Tours-Tours and Ballan Mire-Villandry. A10 to 20 km - 4 km to Highway A85. Tours airport (20 km). TGV station in Tours (15 km).

Colombiers formerly, until 1639, the inhabitants of Villandry are Colombians.

Geographical information

Latitude47.3393330 (N 47° 20’ 22”)
Longitude0.5120000 (E 0° 30’ 43”)
AltitudeFrom 38m to 97m
Surface area17.80 km²
Population1091 inhabitants
Density61 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureTours (16.9 km, 22 min)
Insee code37272
IntercommunalityCA Tours

Nearest cities & towns

Savonnières3.1 km (4 min)
Druye4.8 km (9 min)
Vallères5.7 km (8 min)
Berthenay6.5 km (10 min)
La Chapelle-aux-Naux8.5 km (11 min)
Lignières-de-Touraine9.1 km (11 min)
Saint-Genouph9.6 km (15 min)
Ballan-Miré10.2 km (14 min)
Langeais10.3 km (12 min)
Cinq-Mars-la-Pile10.6 km (12 min)
Azay-le-Rideau11.2 km (13 min)
Pont-de-Ruan12.2 km (15 min)
Saint-Étienne-de-Chigny13.5 km (14 min)

Things to see and do

Places of interest

Information points
Leisure centres

Events and festivities


Villandry castle and its gardens
Villandry castle and its gardens
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Gardens Villandry
Gardens Villandry
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Driveway Gardens Villandry
Driveway Gardens Villandry
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Villandry Gardens - Vegetable garden
Villandry Gardens - Vegetable garden
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Gardens Villandry - part water with two swans
Gardens Villandry - part water with two swans
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Course on gardening garden square in the French
Culture and education5 € to 7 € Azay-le-Rideau (8.3 km)
Hot-air ballooning over Touraine
Nature and the great outdoors134 € to 179 € Sainte-Catherine-de-Fierbois (23 km)
Tour and tasting at Nitray Castle
Culture and education5 € to 7 € Athée-sur-Cher (29 km)
Discover the Loire in Canadian Canoes
Nature and the great outdoors17 € to 338 € Amboise (37 km)
Taste local produce from Sarthe
Local flavoursFreeChâteau-du-Loir (40 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Hamlet of La Basse Chevrière
Village visitEasy3h00Saché (10.6 km)
HikeEasy1h30Nouâtre (32 km)
Dolus-le-Sec Wind Turbine
Village visitEasy30 minDolus-le-Sec (35 km)
HikeEasy2h20La Chapelle-aux-Choux (39 km)
The Heritage of Vaas
HikeIntermediate2h30Vaas (39 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals