Boulay-les-Barres tourism and travel guide

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Visit Boulay-les-Barres: highlights and tourist information

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Boulay-les-Barres 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 13 kilometres from Orleans, the department capital (general information: Boulay-les-Barres is 106 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Orleans at 13 km and Hotel Groslot at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Boulay-les-Barres, 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 Boulay-les-Barres in Centre-Loire Valley.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Boulay-les-Barres

Markets in and near Boulay-les-Barres

  • Fleury-les-Aubrais: market Tuesday & Sunday (12km)
  • Orleans: market every day except Monday (13km)
  • Meung-sur-Loire: market Sunday (18km)
  • Ouzouer-le-Marche: market Friday (21km)
  • Beaugency: market Saturday all day (25km)
  • Toury: market Sunday (26km)
  • La Ferte-Saint-Aubin: market Thursday (31km)
  • Saint-Laurent-Nouan: market Friday (32km)
  • Marchenoir: market Tuesday (34km)
  • Voves: market Tuesday (34km)

More information about Boulay-les-Barres, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Boulay-les-Barres, France

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

National Monuments

  • Talcy Chateau (35km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Saint Benoît sur Loire (Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire Abbey) (43km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Boiscommun) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les prés-Culand (18km)
  • Parc Floral de la Source (19km)
  • Arboretum des grandes bruyères (32km)
  • Jardin du château de Talcy (35km)
  • Le pré Catelan (53km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (55km)

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 (10km)
  • Fleury-les-Aubrais (12km)
  • Olivet (16km)
  • Saint-Cyr-en-Val (22km)
  • Moutiers (35km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Boulay-les-Barres

Canton: Patay

Arrondissement: Orléans

Department: Loiret

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 45140

Distance to Boulay-les-Barres

from Orleans (prefecture): 13 km

from Paris: 106 km

from Calais: 330 km

from Nice: 638 km

from Bordeaux: 394 km

from Strasbourg: 446 km

Getting here

Boulay-les-Barres 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 Boulay-les-Barres from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bricy, Bucy-Saint-Liphard, Coinces, Gidy, Huetre and Ormes.

This page in French: Visiter Boulay-les-Barres