Checy tourism and travel guide

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Visit Checy: highlights and tourist information

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Checy 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 9 kilometres from Orleans, the department capital (general information: Checy is 110 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Parc Floral de la Source, Orleans at 8 km and Cathedral of Sainte-Croix, Orleans at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Checy, 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 Checy 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 Checy

Markets in and near Checy

  • Fleury-les-Aubrais: market Tuesday & Sunday (9km)
  • Orleans: market every day except Monday (9km)
  • Chateauneuf-sur-Loire: market Friday all day (15km)
  • La Ferte-Saint-Aubin: market Thursday (20km)
  • Meung-sur-Loire: market Sunday (26km)
  • Sully-sur-Loire: market Monday all day (30km)
  • Lamotte-Beuvron: market Friday (31km)
  • Beaugency: market Saturday all day (32km)
  • Toury: market Sunday (34km)
  • Pithiviers: market Saturday all day (35km)

More information about Checy, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Checy, France

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

National Monuments

  • Talcy Chateau (45km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Saint Benoît sur Loire (Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire Abbey) (23km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Boiscommun) (31km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc Floral de la Source (8km)
  • Arboretum des grandes bruyères (18km)
  • Les prés-Culand (25km)
  • Jardin du château de Talcy (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Cyr-en-Val (8km)
  • Fleury-les-Aubrais (9km)
  • Olivet (10km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-la-Ruelle (11km)
  • Quiers-sur-Bezonde (33km)
  • Pierrefitte-sur-Sauldre (43km)
  • Moutiers (49km)
  • Aubigny-sur-Nere (55km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Checy

Canton: Chécy

Arrondissement: Orléans

Department: Loiret

Region: Loire Valley

Postcode: 45430

Distance to Checy

from Orleans (prefecture): 9 km

from Paris: 110 km

from Calais: 340 km

from Nice: 618 km

from Bordeaux: 394 km

from Strasbourg: 431 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Boigny-sur-Bionne, Bou, Combleux, Darvoy, Donnery, Mardie, Saint-Denis-en-Val, Saint-Jean-de-Braye, Sandillon and Semoy.

This page in French: Visiter Checy