Coulanges tourism and travel guide

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Visit Coulanges: highlights and tourist information

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Coulanges 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 10 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Coulanges is 168 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Chaumont at 8 km and Blois at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Coulanges, 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 Coulanges 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 Coulanges

Markets in and near Coulanges

  • Chambon-sur-Cisse: market Saturday (2km)
  • Chailles: market Saturday (6km)
  • Les Montils: market Saturday (8km)
  • Herbault: market Monday (9km)
  • Blois: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (10km)
  • Saint-Gervais-la-Foret: market Friday (11km)
  • Cellettes: market Thursday (12km)
  • Cormeray: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Saint-Claude-de-Diray: market Tuesday & Friday (17km)
  • Pontlevoy: market Thursday (17km)

More information about Coulanges, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Coulanges, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (29km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (14km)
  • Talcy Chateau (30km)
  • Cloisters of la Psalette (44km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (8km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (10km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (12km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Chenonceau (27km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (28km)
  • Jardin du domaine de Sasnières (29km)
  • Jardin du château de Talcy (30km)
  • Le jardin des Prébendes d'Oé (44km)
  • Les jardins du prieuré de Saint-Cosme (46km)
  • Les prés-Culand (48km)
  • Jardins du château de Poncé (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire (45km)
  • Cogners (56km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (18km)
  • ZooParc de Beauval (34km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Coulanges

Canton: Herbault

Arrondissement: Blois

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 41150

Distance to Coulanges

from Blois (prefecture): 10 km

from Paris: 168 km

from Calais: 381 km

from Nice: 635 km

from Bordeaux: 331 km

from Strasbourg: 498 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cande-sur-Beuvron, Chambon-sur-Cisse, Chouzy-sur-Cisse, Les Montils, Molineuf, Onzain, Orchaise and Seillac.

This page in French: Visiter Coulanges