Vineuil is located some 100 miles (161 kilometers) from Paris, the national capital.
Visiting just one town or city, no matter how popular, will only ever furnish you with a glimpse into the wider textures and qualities of a region. So be sure to discover Centre - Loire Valley's other sights and attractions. Head to Blois, and pay a visit to the St. Louis Cathedral and Musee d'Histoire Naturelle. Blois is 2 miles (3 kilometers) away from Vineuil is a great place to spend some time. A trip to Bourre is another interesting option. It's about 18 miles (29 kilometers) from Vineuil and where you'll find the La Magnanerie and Caves Champignonnieres.
Get some transportation spend some time in Orleans, a transport and retail hub for the area, situated about 35 miles (56 kilometers) from Vineuil. This bigger city offers a wide range of visitor attractions, such as Place du Martroi, St. Pierre-le-Puellier and Sainte-Croix Cathedral. House of Joan of Arc and Place de la Loire are also good spots for investigating while you are here.
Faith is a pivotal part of every region's DNA, so set aside some time to visit the area's cathedrals and other sites of religious significance. Spend a few hours exploring Centre - Loire Valley's craft workshops. These are great destinations to spend time, particularly when the weather is a little moody.
There are times when the best way to get a feel for a place is by tapping into local knowledge. The region offers some very informative cycling tours, winery tours and city walking tours.
As the sun sets on your adventures, spend your last euros on that last souvenir and say Au revoir / À bientôt to the interesting characters you've met and the places you've come to love.