Chailles tourism and travel guide

Photo of Chailles in Loir-et-Cher

Visit Chailles: highlights and tourist information

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Chailles 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 6 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Chailles is 166 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Blois at 5 km and Chateau de Blois at 5 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chailles, 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 Chailles 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 Chailles

Markets in and near Chailles

Market days in Chailles: weekly market: Saturday;

  • Chailles: market Saturday (0km)
  • Les Montils: market Saturday (5km)
  • Saint-Gervais-la-Foret: market Friday (5km)
  • Cellettes: market Thursday (6km)
  • Blois: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (6km)
  • Chambon-sur-Cisse: market Saturday (7km)
  • Cormeray: market Tuesday (9km)
  • Saint-Claude-de-Diray: market Tuesday & Friday (12km)
  • Huisseau-sur-Cosson: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Herbault: market Monday (15km)

More information about Chailles, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Chailles, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (34km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (10km)
  • Talcy Chateau (28km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Beauregard (6km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (6km)
  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (12km)
  • Jardin du château de Talcy (28km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Chenonceau (30km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (34km)
  • Jardin du domaine de Sasnières (34km)
  • Les prés-Culand (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Olivet (57km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-la-Ruelle (59km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (24km)
  • ZooParc de Beauval (33km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chailles

Canton: Blois 2e Canton

Arrondissement: Blois

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

Postcode: 41120

Distance to Chailles

from Blois (prefecture): 6 km

from Paris: 166 km

from Calais: 381 km

from Nice: 630 km

from Bordeaux: 334 km

from Strasbourg: 492 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Blois, Cande-sur-Beuvron, Cellettes, Chitenay, Chouzy-sur-Cisse, Les Montils, Saint-Gervais-la-Foret, Seur and Vineuil.

This page in French: Visiter Chailles