Photo rally in the Perche and Haut Vendômois region


Reporter friends, go and discover the local patrimony in the Perche and Haut Vendômois region.

Starting from the tourist office in Fréteval, across the region, 3 walking circuits allow you to discover the patrimony around you.

As a reward, a young reporter diploma and some candies to share with the family!

By car!

Today, it’s cloudy with intermittent sun. No rain in the forecast: a perfect day to do a photo rally by car! Why not take the children who become apprentice reporters for an afternoon to the tourist office in Fréteval?

On site, we ask for the logbook (only in French). Choose between 3 circuits: one in Fréteval, another one in the Haut Vendômois and the third in the Perche Vendômois. We have chosen the one taking you to wooded Perche region to discover the local patrimony.

On the way, we stop in Perche Vendômois villages, pass by hedgerows, countryside and forests. We will see old buildings and varied landscapes, and children with their cameras will look for details on the little patrimony of villages.

  • Droué and the neolithic site of the Pierre Cochée
  • The Fontenelle church with its gray walls
  • Busloup and Sainte-Radegonde chapel
  • Villebout and its historical memories…
  • Enjoy your trip in The Perche Vendômois region!

Patrick, Maryse, Tom and Léa

Ideas for Visits

The Perche Vendômois region extends beyond the vicinity of this rally. Travel a bit further and discover many other places: the house and botanical path in Boursay, a discovery and resource center concerning wild and cultivated plants and their use. 14th and 15th century frescos.

Visit of Saint-Agil: its chateau (no inside visit) and its typical Perche region farm.

Souday: the classified heritage Saint-Pierre church with 12th century frescos.

Baillou: 16th century church and chateau (no inside visit).

Sargé-sur-Braye: Saint-Martin church with 14th century frescos and the chateau of Radrets.

Feel like stopping along the way?

The recreation center of la Varenne in Morée: 7-hectare lake next to the city camp grounds.

Walking path, bowling green, picnic area.

Supervised swimming only in July and August.

Next to it: golf course, canoe, kayak, pond and Loir river fishing.

Places to sleep ?