Bracieux tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Chateau de Chambord at 8 km from Bracieux

Visit Bracieux: highlights and tourist information

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Bracieux is situated in the Loir-et-Cher 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 Bracieux in Centre-Loire Valley.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Chambord at 8 km and Chateau de Cheverny at 8 km.

Bracieux, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Chateau de Chambord

Chateau de Chambord

Castle at 8 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Chateau de Chambord guide
Chateau de Cheverny

Chateau de Cheverny

Castle at 8 km (direction west-south-west)

Cheverny Castle is perhaps the most opulently furnished of the Loire castles,...

See Chateau de Cheverny guide
Chateau de Blois

Chateau de Blois

Castle at 16 km (direction west)

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

See Chateau de Blois guide
Blois

Blois

at 16 km (direction west)

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

See Blois guide
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Beaugency

Beaugency

at 26 km (direction north-north-east), in the Loiret department

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

See Beaugency guide
Chateau de Chaumont

Chateau de Chaumont

Castle at 28 km (direction west-south-west)

The small village of Chaumont-sur-Loire is dominated by the Chateau de Chaumont,...

See Chateau de Chaumont guide
Meung-sur-Loire

Meung-sur-Loire

at 33 km (direction north-north-east), in the Loiret department

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 33 km (direction north-north-east), in the Loiret department

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

See Les Jardins de Roquelin guide
Valencay

Valencay

at 43 km (direction south), in the Indre department

The castle is the main attraction in Valencay, but we also suggest...

See Valencay guide
Chateau de Chenonceau

Chateau de Chenonceau

Castle at 43 km (direction west-south-west), in the Indre-et-Loire department

The perfectly lovely Chateau-de-Chenonceau includes a renaissance gallery across the river and...

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Chateau de Valencay

Chateau de Valencay

Castle at 44 km (direction south), in the Indre department

The renaissance style castle and formal gardens make the Chateau de Valencay...

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Domaine Royal de Château Gaillard

Domaine Royal de Château Gaillard

Castle at 44 km (direction west-south-west), in the Indre-et-Loire department

The Domaine Royal de Château Gaillard in Amboise is the first Renaissance...

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Chateau de Clos Lucé at Amboise

Chateau de Clos Lucé at Amboise

Castle at 44 km (direction west-south-west), in the Indre-et-Loire department

The Chateau de Clos-Lucé was home to Leonardo da Vinci and you...

See Chateau de Clos Lucé at Amboise guide
Chateau d'Amboise

Chateau d'Amboise

Castle at 44 km (direction west-south-west), in the Indre-et-Loire department

The Chateau d'Amboise is a castle with impressive gardens and a lovely...

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Markets in and near Bracieux

Market days in Bracieux: weekly market: Thursday;

  • Bracieux: market Thursday (0km)
  • Huisseau-sur-Cosson: market Wednesday (8km)
  • Saint-Claude-de-Diray: market Tuesday & Friday (12km)
  • Cellettes: market Thursday (12km)
  • Cormeray: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Montlivault: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Saint-Gervais-la-Foret: market Friday (13km)
  • Blois: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (16km)
  • Contres: market Friday (17km)
  • Chailles: market Saturday (18km)

More information about Bracieux, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Bracieux, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (19km)
  • Talcy Chateau (25km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • St Aignan de Brinay (Brinay) (61km)

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)

  • Olivet (44km)
  • Saint-Cyr-en-Val (45km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-la-Ruelle (47km)
  • Fleury-les-Aubrais (51km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • ZooParc de Beauval (36km)
  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (41km)
 
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Geography and distances

Bracieux is in the western-centre of France at 17 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Bracieux is 157 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bracieux

Canton: Bracieux

Arrondissement: Blois

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 41250

Distance to Bracieux

from Blois (prefecture): 17 km

from Paris: 157 km

from Calais: 379 km

from Nice: 617 km

from Bordeaux: 343 km

from Strasbourg: 475 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bauzy, Fontaines-en-Sologne, Mont-Pres-Chambord, Neuvy and Tour-en-Sologne.

This page in French: Visiter Bracieux

 
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