Brinon-sur-Sauldre tourism and travel guide

Photo of Brinon-sur-Sauldre in Cher

Photo is of Aubigny-sur-Nere at 16 km from Brinon-sur-Sauldre

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Brinon-sur-Sauldre is situated in the 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 Brinon-sur-Sauldre in Centre-Loire Valley.

Popular places to visit nearby include Aubigny-sur-Nere at 16 km and Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire Abbey at 27 km.

Brinon-sur-Sauldre, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 16 km (direction east-south-east)

It is the multi-turreted castle and the Scottish connection that explain the popularity of...

See Aubigny-sur-Nere guide
Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire Abbey

Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire Abbey

Abbey at 27 km (direction east-south-east), in the Loiret department

Fans of romanesque architecture will appreciate the many period features in the 12th century...

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at 31 km (direction east-north-east), in the Loiret department

To the east of the main Loire Valley, the view across the bridge to...

See Gien guide


at 37 km (direction east), in the Loiret department

With the Loire River and the Canal de Briare crossing in the centre of...

See Briare guide
Parc Floral de la Source, Orleans

Parc Floral de la Source, Orleans

Garden at 39 km (direction north-west), in the Loiret department

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

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

Cathedral of Sainte-Croix, Orleans

Cathedral at 45 km (direction north-west), in the Loiret department

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

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at 45 km (direction north-west), in the Loiret department

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

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Hotel Groslot

Hotel Groslot

at 45 km (direction north-west), in the Loiret department

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

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at 47 km (direction south)

The castle and the 11th century Collegiale Notre-Dame are among several sights of importance...

See Mehun-sur-Yevre guide
Arboretum des Grandes Bruyeres

Arboretum des Grandes Bruyeres

Garden at 47 km (direction south), in the Loiret department

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

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at 49 km (direction north-north-east), in the Loiret department

Bellegarde is a small traditional town with an atractive moated castle in the centre...

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at 51 km (direction west-north-west), in the Loiret department

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

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Les Jardins de Roquelin

Les Jardins de Roquelin

Garden at 51 km (direction west-north-west), in the Loiret department

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

See Les Jardins de Roquelin guide


at 51 km (direction east-south-east)

The pretty village of Sancerre is best known for the famous wines of the...

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Markets in and near Brinon-sur-Sauldre

  • Aubigny-sur-Nere: market Saturday all day (16km)
  • Nouan-le-Fuzelier: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Lamotte-Beuvron: market Friday (18km)
  • Salbris: market Thursday & Saturday (22km)
  • Sully-sur-Loire: market Monday all day (23km)
  • La Ferte-Saint-Aubin: market Thursday (29km)
  • Gien: market Wednesday & Saturday (31km)
  • Vailly-sur-Sauldre: market Friday (32km)
  • Chateauneuf-sur-Loire: market Friday all day (33km)
  • Neung-sur-Beuvron: market Saturday (34km)

More information about Brinon-sur-Sauldre, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Brinon-sur-Sauldre, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc Floral de la Source (39km)
  • Potager du jardin du château de La Bussière (44km)
  • Arboretum national des Barres (48km)
  • Les prés-Culand (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Pierrefitte-sur-Sauldre (10km)
  • Aubigny-sur-Nere (16km)
  • Saint-Cyr-en-Val (37km)
  • Briare (37km)
  • Olivet (42km)
  • Fleury-les-Aubrais (48km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-la-Ruelle (48km)

Geography and distances

Brinon-sur-Sauldre is in the center of France at 55 kilometres from Bourges, the department capital (general information: Brinon-sur-Sauldre is 144 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Brinon-sur-Sauldre

Canton: Argent-sur-Sauldre

Arrondissement: Vierzon

Department: Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 18410

Distance to Brinon-sur-Sauldre

from Bourges (prefecture): 55 km

from Paris: 144 km

from Calais: 377 km

from Nice: 580 km

from Bordeaux: 374 km

from Strasbourg: 423 km

Getting here

Most visitors fly into Paris and rent a car or drive from one of the channel ports such as Caen or Le Havre, a drive af about 2-3 hours. For driving distances to Brinon-sur-Sauldre from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 1 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Clemont.

This page in French: Visiter Brinon-sur-Sauldre