Artenay tourism and travel guide

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Visit Artenay: highlights and tourist information

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Artenay is situated in the Loiret department and Loire Valley region (now part of the Centre-Loire Valley region), in the western-centre of France at 20 kilometres from Orleans, the department capital (general information: Artenay is 93 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Orleans at 20 km and Hotel Groslot at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Artenay, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Artenay in Centre-Loire Valley.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

 
 

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Loiret

Map of places to visit near Artenay

Markets in and near Artenay

  • Toury: market Sunday (13km)
  • Fleury-les-Aubrais: market Tuesday & Sunday (17km)
  • Orleans: market every day except Monday (20km)
  • Angerville: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Voves: market Tuesday (28km)
  • Pithiviers: market Saturday all day (29km)
  • Meung-sur-Loire: market Sunday (32km)
  • Ouzouer-le-Marche: market Friday (33km)
  • Chateauneuf-sur-Loire: market Friday all day (35km)
  • Bonneval: market Monday (38km)

More information about Artenay, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Artenay, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Artenay.

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Talcy Chateau (48km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Gatinais Francais (56km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Boiscommun) (38km)
  • Collegiale de Saint Martin (Etampes) (43km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Benoît sur Loire (Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire Abbey) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Basile (Etampes) (44km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Etampes) (44km)
  • Cathédrale de Chartres (Chartres) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc Floral de la Source (27km)
  • Arboretum des grandes bruyères (27km)
  • Les prés-Culand (31km)
  • Jardin du château de Talcy (48km)
  • Parc du château de Courances (59km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Fleury-les-Aubrais (17km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-la-Ruelle (19km)
  • Olivet (24km)
  • Moutiers (25km)
  • Saint-Cyr-en-Val (29km)
  • Quiers-sur-Bezonde (42km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Artenay

Canton: Artenay

Arrondissement: Orléans

Department: Loiret

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 45410

Distance to Artenay

from Orleans (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 93 km

from Calais: 319 km

from Nice: 641 km

from Bordeaux: 407 km

from Strasbourg: 437 km

Getting here

Artenay is in the western-centre of France. Most visitors will either fly into one of the airports in Paris (Orly / Charles de Gaulle) or come via a ferry from the UK to a port such as Le Havre and Caen, 3-4 hours drive from here. For driving distances to Artenay from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Baigneaux, Bucy-le-Roi, Chevilly, Dambron, Lion-en-Beauce, Poupry, Ruan and Trinay.

This page in French: Visiter Artenay