Chitenay tourism and travel guide

Photo of Chitenay in Loir-et-Cher

Visit Chitenay: highlights and tourist information

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Chitenay 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 11 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Chitenay is 168 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Cheverny at 7 km and Blois at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chitenay, 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 Chitenay 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 Chitenay

Markets in and near Chitenay

  • Cormeray: market Tuesday (3km)
  • Cellettes: market Thursday (4km)
  • Les Montils: market Saturday (5km)
  • Chailles: market Saturday (7km)
  • Saint-Gervais-la-Foret: market Friday (8km)
  • Contres: market Friday (10km)
  • Blois: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (11km)
  • Huisseau-sur-Cosson: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Chambon-sur-Cisse: market Saturday (14km)
  • Saint-Claude-de-Diray: market Tuesday & Friday (14km)

More information about Chitenay, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Chitenay, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (36km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (6km)
  • Talcy Chateau (31km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Beauregard (5km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (11km)
  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (14km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Chenonceau (29km)
  • Jardin du château de Talcy (31km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (37km)
  • Jardin du domaine de Sasnières (41km)
  • Les prés-Culand (45km)
  • Parc Floral de la Source (58km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Veuil (43km)
  • Olivet (57km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • ZooParc de Beauval (28km)
  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (29km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chitenay

Canton: Contres

Arrondissement: Blois

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 41120

Distance to Chitenay

from Blois (prefecture): 11 km

from Paris: 168 km

from Calais: 386 km

from Nice: 623 km

from Bordeaux: 331 km

from Strasbourg: 489 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cellettes, Chailles, Cormeray, Fougeres-sur-Bievre, Les Montils, Monthou-sur-Bievre, Ouchamps and Seur.

This page in French: Visiter Chitenay