Chapelon tourism and travel guide

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Visit Chapelon: highlights and tourist information

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Chapelon 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 52 kilometres from Orleans, the department capital (general information: Chapelon is 93 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Bellegarde at 11 km and Montargis at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chapelon, 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 Chapelon 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 Chapelon

Markets in and near Chapelon

  • Montargis: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (10km)
  • Chalette-sur-Loing: market Friday (13km)
  • Lorris: market Thursday (17km)
  • Puiseaux: market Monday (20km)
  • Egreville: market Monday (27km)
  • Nemours: market Wednesday & Saturday (27km)
  • Pithiviers: market Saturday all day (29km)
  • Malesherbes: market Wednesday (31km)
  • Chatillon-Coligny: market Friday (31km)
  • La Chapelle-la-Reine: market Tuesday (31km)

More information about Chapelon, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Chapelon, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Gatinais Francais (41km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Boiscommun) (15km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Benoît sur Loire (Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire Abbey) (32km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Etampes) (54km)
  • Eglise de Saint Basile (Etampes) (54km)
  • Collegiale de Saint Martin (Etampes) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Arboretum national des Barres (26km)
  • Arboretum des grandes bruyères (28km)
  • Potager du jardin du château de La Bussière (32km)
  • Jardins du manoir du Grand Courtoiseau (32km)
  • Domaine national de Fontainebleau (41km)
  • Parc du château de Courances (46km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Etampes (54km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Quiers-sur-Bezonde (11km)
  • Briare (44km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chapelon

Canton: Bellegarde

Arrondissement: Montargis

Department: Loiret

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 45270

Distance to Chapelon

from Orleans (prefecture): 52 km

from Paris: 93 km

from Calais: 328 km

from Nice: 603 km

from Bordeaux: 430 km

from Strasbourg: 387 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Corbeilles, Gondreville, Ladon, Lorcy, Migneres, Mignerette, Moulon, Saint-Maurice-sur-Fessard, Villemoutiers and Villevoques.

This page in French: Visiter Chapelon