At any season and as your fancy dictates, feel free to come discover the appeal of Villandry...

Admission tickets for the Château and/or gardens of Villandry are only available for sale online for individual visitors during peak season running from 1 April to 31 October every year.

No specific dates are indicated on the tickets. They are valid from 1 April to 31 October of a given year.


Outside this period, tickets are only available for sale at the ticket counters.

If you wish to come as a group, please contact the Villandry team directly or consult the website pages reserved for groups, children groups and works councils.

Online single ticket sales

Adult chateau and gardens
10,50 €
Reduced price chateau and gardens (1)
6,50 €
Children under 8 chateau and gardens (2)
0,00 €
Adult gardens only
6,50 €
Reduced price gardens only (1)
4,50 €
Children under 8 gardens only (2)
0,00 €
  • (1) Reduced rates for visitors aged between 8 and 18 / Students below 26 years old on presentation of their cards
  • (2) Documentary proof may be requested at the ticket counter
  • Audioguide (grown-up version) to the chateau and gardens in French, English, Spanish, Italian and German: €4 (to be added to the entry fee).
  • Audioguide (child version) to the chateau and gardens only in French: €4 (to be added to the entry fee).Unaccompanied visit with leaflet: average duration 2 hours.
  • Leaflets for the visit of the chateau and gardens are available in: French, English, German, Italian, Spanish, Dutch, Polish, Portuguese, Japanese, Chinese, Russian and Czech.
  • Guided tours of the interior of the chateau are for individuals only and are in French: average duration 1 ¼ hours. Guided-tour in French from 12 March to 13 November 2016 (except in February and December, Sundays from 1 May to 30 September and some big week-ends .For groups, see the ‘Groups’ section of the website.
  • The languages spoken on the site are French and English.
  • Payment methods: We accept cash, bank cheques, giro cheques, debit cards (no minimum payment), “chèques vacances” and traveller’s cheques in euros.
  • There is a cloakroom beyond the ticket office. Small bags, rucksacks and motorcycle helmets can be left there free of charge.
  • Groups (price per person): Minimum 15 paying visitors / 2 free tickets for driver and accompanying person. For full details, see the “Groups” section.School parties: Prices, workshops and guided tours according to age group. For full details, see the “Groups” section of our website.
  • Dogs are admitted in our gardens, kept on a lead throughout the visit. The small-sized dogs are tolerated in the castle on the condition of being in a bag adapted and to stay throughout the visit there.
  • Free parking cars / buses are available near the castle.
  • There is unsupervised bicycle parking at close proximity to the site.
  • Picnics are not allowed in the park. We authorize you out lunch and then come back and finish your visit, the ticket is valid all day. A picnic area about 100m from the château entrance (behind the Tourist Office of Villandry) is available.