History of Vendôme
Lying in the Loir-et-Cher and the Centre region, Vendôme is a commune in France. This village was mentioned for the first time Dandelot treated 587. The quoted share price at the national history in 1458. Indeed, a bed of justice was prepared by Charles VII. For two months, the city hosted the trial of the Duke of Alençon, Jean II de Valois.
Tourism and visits Vendôme
The city has several monuments Vendôme. Indeed, it has preserved its heritage over the centuries.
During your visit, you will have the chance to observe the medieval walls of the castle. This building was the first strong point of the city in the eleventh century. You will observe the walls of the enclosure dating from the twelfth century and the tower of Poitiers. This was reinforced in the fourteenth century.
During your stay in the city, discover the Chapelle Saint-Jacques. This fortress was transformed in the fifteenth and sixteenth century. This building features Gothic architecture.
In addition, you can also see in the town the Hotel de Ville, Tower Islette and the former convent of the Cordeliers. Several monuments are yet to be discovered in the town including the water gate, the head of the Trinity and rochambeau neighborhood. Do not leave town without visiting the monastery courtyard, the facade of the Trinity and also the half-timbered houses.
To make your sightseeing trip in the city of Vendome is filled, we invite you to contact our transfer service. You can book an airport transfer to join the City of Vendôme. During your booking, a choice between collective shuttle, private car and VIP luxury car. A friendly and knowledgeable chauffeur will be at your side throughout the journey.
Transfer from Vendôme to the Paris airports
The town of Vendome is located 30 km from Blois and 152 km from Paris. This destination is 166 km away from Orly airport, 199 km from Charles de Gaulle airport and 268 km from Paris Beauvais airport.