Artins tourism and travel guide

Photo of Artins in Loir-et-Cher

Visit Artins: highlights and tourist information

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Artins is situated in the Loir-et-Cher department and Loire Valley region (now part of the Centre-Loire Valley region), in the western-centre of France at 47 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Artins is 172 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lavardin at 11 km and Vendome at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Artins, 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 Artins 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 Loir-et-Cher

Map of places to visit near Artins

Markets in and near Artins

  • Montoire-sur-le-Loir: market Saturday (9km)
  • Besse-sur-Braye: market Saturday (10km)
  • Savigny-sur-Braye: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Neuvy-le-Roi: market Friday (19km)
  • Saint-Calais: market Thursday all day & Sunday (20km)
  • Chateau-Renault: market Tuesday & Saturday (21km)
  • Le Grand-Luce: market Wednesday all day (24km)
  • Chateau-du-Loir: market Saturday (25km)
  • Saint-Paterne-Racan: market Thursday (25km)
  • Neuille-Pont-Pierre: market Tuesday (26km)

More information about Artins, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Artins, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (42km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Cloisters of la Psalette (39km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (46km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Poncé (7km)
  • Jardin du domaine de Sasnières (15km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (34km)
  • Jardin d’atmosphère du Petit Bordeaux (39km)
  • Le jardin des Prébendes d'Oé (39km)
  • Les jardins du prieuré de Saint-Cosme (40km)
  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (44km)
  • Parc et jardins du château du Lude (45km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (47km)
  • Les jardins du château de Villandry (48km)
  • Parc de Lathan (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cogners (15km)
  • Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire (39km)
  • Coulaines (51km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (31km)
  • Spaycific'Zoo (49km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Artins

Canton: Montoire-sur-le-Loir

Arrondissement: Vendôme

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

Postcode: 41800

Distance to Artins

from Blois (prefecture): 47 km

from Paris: 172 km

from Calais: 365 km

from Nice: 677 km

from Bordeaux: 339 km

from Strasbourg: 528 km

Getting here

Artins is in the western-centre of France. Most visitors will either fly into one of the airports in Paris or arrive from a ferry port such as caen or Le Havre, approx. 3-4 hours drive. For driving distances to Artins from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Couture-sur-Loir, Lavenay, Les Essarts, Les Hayes, Montrouveau, Saint-Jacques-Des-Guerets, Souge, Ternay and Troo.

This page in French: Visiter Artins