Baccon tourism and travel guide

Photo of Baccon in Loiret

Photo is of Meung-sur-Loire at 9 km from Baccon

Visit Baccon: highlights and tourist information

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Baccon is situated in the Loiret department and Centre-Loire Valley region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Baccon in Centre-Loire Valley.

Popular places to visit nearby include Meung-sur-Loire at 9 km and Les Jardins de Roquelin at 9 km.

Baccon, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 9 km (direction south-east)

Meung sur Loire is a pretty medieval village near Orleans....

See Meung-sur-Loire guide
Les Jardins de Roquelin

Les Jardins de Roquelin

Garden at 9 km (direction south-east)

The Jardins de Roquelin is a pretty rose garden in the Loire Valley....

See Les Jardins de Roquelin guide


at 12 km (direction south)

A small town on the banks of the Loire River, Beaugency squeezes a remarkable...

See Beaugency guide


at 21 km (direction east)

The large town of Orleans has a great deal to recommend it: a famous...

See Orleans guide
Hotel Groslot

Hotel Groslot

at 21 km (direction east)

The Hotel Groslot is a beautiful mansion close to the cathedral in Orleans....

See Hotel Groslot guide
Cathedral of Sainte-Croix, Orleans

Cathedral of Sainte-Croix, Orleans

Cathedral at 21 km (direction east)

The carvings and grandeur of the western facade are the highlight of the 17th...

See Cathedral of Sainte-Croix, Orleans guide
Parc Floral de la Source, Orleans

Parc Floral de la Source, Orleans

Garden at 24 km (direction east)

The Parc Floral de la Source is an extensive park to the south of...

See Parc Floral de la Source, Orleans guide


National Monument at 29 km (direction west-north-west), in the Eure-et-Loir department

Both the castle and the town along the Loir River make Chateaudun an enjoyable...

See Chateaudun guide
Chateau de Chambord

Chateau de Chambord

Castle at 32 km (direction south-south-west), in the Loir-et-Cher department

The largest castle in the Loire Valley, Chateau de Chambord exceeds all expectations with...

See Chateau de Chambord guide
Chateau de Blois

Chateau de Blois

Castle at 41 km (direction south-west), in the Loir-et-Cher department

One of the most impressive of the Loire castles, the Chateau de Blois is...

See Chateau de Blois guide


at 41 km (direction south-west), in the Loir-et-Cher department

The town of Blois, with its castle, cathedral, extensive historic centre and other monuments...

See Blois guide


at 43 km (direction west), in the Loir-et-Cher department

Now listed as a 'town of art and history', Vendome retains many monuments from...

See Vendome guide
Chateau de Chamerolles

Chateau de Chamerolles

Castle at 44 km (direction east-north-east)

The chateau de Chamerolles is an attractive chateau with a pretty Renaissance garden...

See Chateau de Chamerolles guide
Arboretum des Grandes Bruyeres

Arboretum des Grandes Bruyeres

Garden at 45 km (direction east)

The arboretum des Grandes Bruyeres is a fabulous arboretum and garden near Orleans...

See Arboretum des Grandes Bruyeres guide

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

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Map of places to visit near Baccon


Markets in and near Baccon

  • Ouzouer-le-Marche: market Friday (8km)
  • Meung-sur-Loire: market Sunday (9km)
  • Beaugency: market Saturday all day (12km)
  • Marchenoir: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Saint-Laurent-Nouan: market Friday (19km)
  • Orleans: market every day except Monday (21km)
  • Mer: market Monday (22km)
  • Fleury-les-Aubrais: market Tuesday & Sunday (22km)
  • Oucques: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Chateaudun: market Thursday all day & Saturday (30km)

More information about Baccon, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Baccon, France

What to do at Baccon? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Baccon.

National Monuments

  • Talcy Chateau (19km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Jean-de-la-Ruelle (18km)
  • Olivet (21km)
  • Fleury-les-Aubrais (22km)
  • Saint-Cyr-en-Val (26km)
  • Moutiers (46km)
  • Pierrefitte-sur-Sauldre (57km)

Geography and distances

Baccon is in the western-centre of France at 21 kilometres from Orleans, the department capital (general information: Baccon is 120 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Baccon

Canton: Meung-sur-Loire

Arrondissement: Orléans

Department: Loiret

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 45130

Distance to Baccon

from Orleans (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 120 km

from Calais: 340 km

from Nice: 638 km

from Bordeaux: 379 km

from Strasbourg: 460 km

Getting here

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 Baccon from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Charsonville, Coulmiers, Huisseau-sur-Mauves, Le Bardon and Rozieres-en-Beauce.

This page in French: Visiter Baccon