Cour-sur-Loire tourism and travel guide

Photo of Cour-sur-Loire in Loir-et-Cher

Visit Cour-sur-Loire: highlights and tourist information

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Cour-sur-Loire 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: Cour-sur-Loire is 150 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Chambord at 8 km and Chateau de Blois at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Cour-sur-Loire, 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 Cour-sur-Loire 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 Cour-sur-Loire

Markets in and near Cour-sur-Loire

  • Montlivault: market Tuesday (2km)
  • Saint-Claude-de-Diray: market Tuesday & Friday (4km)
  • Huisseau-sur-Cosson: market Wednesday (7km)
  • Mer: market Monday (9km)
  • Blois: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (10km)
  • Saint-Gervais-la-Foret: market Friday (11km)
  • Bracieux: market Thursday (14km)
  • Cellettes: market Thursday (15km)
  • Chailles: market Saturday (15km)
  • Saint-Laurent-Nouan: market Friday (16km)

More information about Cour-sur-Loire, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Cour-sur-Loire, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (49km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Talcy Chateau (13km)
  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (24km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (10km)
  • Jardin du château de Talcy (13km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (13km)
  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (27km)
  • Les prés-Culand (28km)
  • Jardin du domaine de Sasnières (37km)
  • Parc Floral de la Source (44km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Chenonceau (45km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Olivet (43km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-la-Ruelle (44km)
  • Saint-Cyr-en-Val (45km)
  • Fleury-les-Aubrais (48km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (36km)
  • ZooParc de Beauval (45km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Cour-sur-Loire

Canton: Mer

Arrondissement: Blois

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

Postcode: 41500

Distance to Cour-sur-Loire

from Blois (prefecture): 10 km

from Paris: 150 km

from Calais: 368 km

from Nice: 631 km

from Bordeaux: 349 km

from Strasbourg: 480 km

Getting here

Cour-sur-Loire 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 Cour-sur-Loire from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Chaussee-Saint-Victor, Maslives, Menars, Montlivault, Mulsans, Saint-Claude-de-Diray, Saint-Denis-sur-Loire, Saint-Dye-sur-Loire, Suevres and Villerbon.

This page in French: Visiter Cour-sur-Loire