You don't stay long in Vierzon? The Hotel Le Continental has worked for you! Here is a quick list of walks and ideas of discoveries, the essential to visit Vierzon for a quick stop or a weekend in Sologne.
The city's discovery circuit
Nice walk through a circuit of interpretation of the patrimony of Vierzon composed of 25 steps.
Starting at the Tourist Office, this walk in the heart of Vierzon will take you to the discovery of the medieval streets of Vierzon, its unique Art Deco garden
, the important industrial site of the French Society
and on the banks of the Canal of Berry
Each stop may be played independently and the path can be divided into 3 courses of 40 minutes, 30 minutes or 2 hours. On site, each panel has a QR code giving access to additional content.
The Path of the Salamander
Looking for a short bucolic walk to Vierzon in family?
We have what you're lokking for with this small, 2.3 km round trip that will allow you to walk through a varied forest environment, up to a vast pond of the national forest that has been rehabilitated In 2007.
The beffroy or Banier Door
Back to the centre of Vierzon, rue du château, where the Beffroy marked the entrance of the castle of Vierzon in the early 13th century. Restored in 1819, the tower was covered with a bell-tower and then received a clock.
The Esplanade la Française
Enhancement of the facades of glazed bricks of the Former Halles de Fonderie of the French Society
(Historic Monuments) by water and light plays.
The Square Lucien Beaufrère
Place Fernand Micouraud, this Historic Monument is a fine example of an Art Deco public garden. Its shapes are geometric, straight lines are anumerous, and materials come from the industrial era (cement, reinforced concrete, glass, ceramics, ironwork). The original idea was to inscribe a monument to the pacifist dead in a vegetable and architectural space to create a Monument-Garden. Inaugurated in 1933, a sculpture Man thinking to commemorate the deaths of the Second World War will be added in 1962.
Also to be discovered, Le Square Emile Péraudin and Les Jardins de La Française
The Marie Island
Located in the centre of Vierzon, at the confluence of Cher and Yèvre and an area of
3 hectares, Marie Island host a diverse range of plants and animals, including copper butterfly of the marshes and the beaver of Europe.
And to complete our suggestions, here are some ideas of activities on Vierzon with family or friends:
Swimming pool Charles Moreira
, with its giant outdoor slide in summer
Cinéma Ciné Lumière
- The French Cinema
Complex Enjoy Bowling
Cabaret Circus National Palace
Golf de la Picardière to Vierzon