Conan tourism and travel guide

Photo of Conan in Loir-et-Cher

Visit Conan: highlights and tourist information

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Conan 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 18 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Conan is 146 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Vendome at 17 km and Chateau de Blois at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Conan, 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 Conan 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 Conan

Markets in and near Conan

  • Oucques: market Wednesday (8km)
  • Marchenoir: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Saint-Ouen: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Mer: market Monday (16km)
  • Pezou: market Thursday (17km)
  • Montlivault: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Saint-Claude-de-Diray: market Tuesday & Friday (18km)
  • Blois: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (18km)
  • Herbault: market Monday (20km)
  • Saint-Gervais-la-Foret: market Friday (21km)

More information about Conan, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Conan, France

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


  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (49km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Talcy Chateau (12km)
  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (34km)
  • Cloisters of la Psalette (60km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Talcy (12km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (18km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (25km)
  • Jardin du domaine de Sasnières (26km)
  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (31km)
  • Les prés-Culand (32km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (45km)
  • Le jardin des Prébendes d'Oé (60km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Jean-de-la-Ruelle (48km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (33km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Conan

Canton: Marchenoir

Arrondissement: Blois

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 41290

Distance to Conan

from Blois (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 146 km

from Calais: 358 km

from Nice: 646 km

from Bordeaux: 354 km

from Strasbourg: 488 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Baigneaux, Boisseau, Champigny-en-Beauce, Maves, Rhodon, Sainte-Gemmes and Villeneuve-Frouville.

This page in French: Visiter Conan