Couture-sur-Loir tourism and travel guide

Photo of Couture-sur-Loir in Loir-et-Cher

Visit Couture-sur-Loir: highlights and tourist information

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Couture-sur-Loir 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 51 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Couture-sur-Loir is 174 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lavardin at 15 km and Vendome at 29 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Couture-sur-Loir, 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 Couture-sur-Loir in Centre-Loire Valley.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Couture-sur-Loir

Markets in and near Couture-sur-Loir

  • Besse-sur-Braye: market Saturday (10km)
  • Montoire-sur-le-Loir: market Saturday (13km)
  • Savigny-sur-Braye: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Neuvy-le-Roi: market Friday (18km)
  • Saint-Calais: market Thursday all day & Sunday (19km)
  • Le Grand-Luce: market Wednesday all day (21km)
  • Chateau-du-Loir: market Saturday (21km)
  • Saint-Paterne-Racan: market Thursday (23km)
  • Chateau-Renault: market Tuesday & Saturday (25km)
  • Neuille-Pont-Pierre: market Tuesday (25km)

More information about Couture-sur-Loir, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Couture-sur-Loir, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (44km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Cloisters of la Psalette (40km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (42km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Poncé (3km)
  • Jardin du domaine de Sasnières (19km)
  • Jardin d’atmosphère du Petit Bordeaux (35km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (36km)
  • Le jardin des Prébendes d'Oé (40km)
  • Les jardins du prieuré de Saint-Cosme (41km)
  • Parc et jardins du château du Lude (41km)
  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (48km)
  • Parc de Lathan (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cogners (13km)
  • Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire (39km)
  • Coulaines (47km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (34km)
  • Spaycific'Zoo (45km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Couture-sur-Loir

Canton: Montoire-sur-le-Loir

Arrondissement: Vendôme

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 41800

Distance to Couture-sur-Loir

from Blois (prefecture): 51 km

from Paris: 174 km

from Calais: 365 km

from Nice: 681 km

from Bordeaux: 339 km

from Strasbourg: 531 km

Getting here

Couture-sur-Loir 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 Couture-sur-Loir from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Artins, La Chapelle-Gaugain, Lavenay, Les Essarts, Montrouveau, Ponce-sur-le-Loir, Ruille-sur-Loir, Souge, Trehet and Villedieu-le-Chateau.

This page in French: Visiter Couture-sur-Loir