Coulanges tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Chateau de Chaumont at 8 km from Coulanges

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Coulanges is situated in the Loir-et-Cher department and Centre-Loire Valley region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Coulanges in Centre-Loire Valley.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Chaumont at 8 km and Blois at 9 km.

Coulanges, France: places to visit and attractions

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

Chateau de Chaumont

Chateau de Chaumont

Castle at 8 km (direction south-south-west)

The small village of Chaumont-sur-Loire is dominated by the Chateau de Chaumont,...

See Chateau de Chaumont guide
Blois

Blois

at 9 km (direction east-north-east)

The town of Blois, with its castle, cathedral, extensive historic centre and...

See Blois guide
Chateau de Blois

Chateau de Blois

Castle at 9 km (direction east-north-east)

One of the most impressive of the Loire castles, the Chateau de...

See Chateau de Blois guide
Chateau de Cheverny

Chateau de Cheverny

Castle at 18 km (direction east)

Cheverny Castle is perhaps the most opulently furnished of the Loire castles,...

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Domaine Royal de Château Gaillard

Domaine Royal de Château Gaillard

Castle at 23 km (direction west-south-west), in the Indre-et-Loire department

The Domaine Royal de Château Gaillard in Amboise is the first Renaissance...

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Chateau de Clos Lucé at Amboise

Chateau de Clos Lucé at Amboise

Castle at 23 km (direction west-south-west), in the Indre-et-Loire department

The Chateau de Clos-Lucé was home to Leonardo da Vinci and you...

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Chateau d'Amboise

Chateau d'Amboise

Castle at 23 km (direction west-south-west), in the Indre-et-Loire department

The Chateau d'Amboise is a castle with impressive gardens and a lovely...

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Chateau de Chambord

Chateau de Chambord

Castle at 23 km (direction east-north-east)

The largest castle in the Loire Valley, Chateau de Chambord exceeds all...

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Amboise

Amboise

at 24 km (direction west-south-west), in the Indre-et-Loire department

Although it is the castle that attracts visitors to Amboise, you will...

See Amboise guide
Chateau de Chenonceau

Chateau de Chenonceau

Castle at 27 km (direction south-west), in the Indre-et-Loire department

The perfectly lovely Chateau-de-Chenonceau includes a renaissance gallery across the river and...

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Vendome

Vendome

at 30 km (direction north-north-west)

Now listed as a 'town of art and history', Vendome retains many...

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Lavardin

Lavardin

Most Beautiful Village at 34 km (direction west-north-west)

With a river and ancient bridge below and an ancient castle above...

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Beaugency

Beaugency

at 40 km (direction east-north-east), in the Loiret department

A small town on the banks of the Loire River, Beaugency squeezes...

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Tours Cathedral and La Psalette Cloisters

Tours Cathedral and La Psalette Cloisters

Cathedral at 43 km (direction west-south-west), in the Indre-et-Loire department

The la Psalette cloister and the cathedral of Tours together make a...

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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)

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Tourist attractions near Coulanges, France

What to do at Coulanges? 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

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)
 
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Geography and distances

Coulanges is in the western-centre of France at 10 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Coulanges is 168 kilometres from Paris).

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

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

 
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