Chateauneuf-sur-Loire tourism and travel guide

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Visit Chateauneuf-sur-Loire: highlights and tourist information

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Chateauneuf-sur-Loire 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 23 kilometres from Orleans, the department capital (general information: Chateauneuf-sur-Loire is 111 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire Abbey at 9 km and Arboretum des Grandes Bruyeres at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chateauneuf-sur-Loire, 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 Chateauneuf-sur-Loire 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 Chateauneuf-sur-Loire

Markets in and near Chateauneuf-sur-Loire

Market days in Chateauneuf-sur-Loire: weekly market: Friday all day;

  • Chateauneuf-sur-Loire: market Friday all day (0km)
  • Sully-sur-Loire: market Monday all day (16km)
  • Lorris: market Thursday (22km)
  • Fleury-les-Aubrais: market Tuesday & Sunday (23km)
  • Orleans: market every day except Monday (24km)
  • La Ferte-Saint-Aubin: market Thursday (26km)
  • Lamotte-Beuvron: market Friday (32km)
  • Pithiviers: market Saturday all day (34km)
  • Gien: market Wednesday & Saturday (37km)
  • Nouan-le-Fuzelier: market Wednesday (38km)

More information about Chateauneuf-sur-Loire, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Chateauneuf-sur-Loire, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Saint Benoît sur Loire (Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire Abbey) (9km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Boiscommun) (23km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Arboretum des grandes bruyères (14km)
  • Parc Floral de la Source (21km)
  • Les prés-Culand (39km)
  • Arboretum national des Barres (40km)
  • Potager du jardin du château de La Bussière (41km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Cyr-en-Val (19km)
  • Quiers-sur-Bezonde (22km)
  • Fleury-les-Aubrais (23km)
  • Olivet (24km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-la-Ruelle (26km)
  • Pierrefitte-sur-Sauldre (40km)
  • Briare (45km)
  • Aubigny-sur-Nere (45km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chateauneuf-sur-Loire

Canton: Châteauneuf-sur-Loire

Arrondissement: Orléans

Department: Loiret

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 45110

Distance to Chateauneuf-sur-Loire

from Orleans (prefecture): 23 km

from Paris: 111 km

from Calais: 344 km

from Nice: 606 km

from Bordeaux: 399 km

from Strasbourg: 417 km

Getting here

Chateauneuf-sur-Loire 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 Chateauneuf-sur-Loire from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Germigny-Des-Pres, Ouvrouer-les-Champs, Saint-Martin-d'Abbat and Sigloy.

This page in French: Visiter Chateauneuf-sur-Loire