Droue tourism and travel guide

Photo of Droue in Loir-et-Cher

Visit Droue: highlights and tourist information

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Droue 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 53 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Droue is 130 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateaudun at 20 km and Vendome at 28 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Droue, 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 Droue 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 Droue

Markets in and near Droue

Market days in Droue: weekly market: Tuesday;

  • Droue: market Tuesday (0km)
  • Cloyes-sur-le-Loir: market Saturday (13km)
  • La Bazoche-Gouet: market Saturday (13km)
  • Mondoubleau: market Saturday & Monday all day (15km)
  • Souday: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Chateaudun: market Thursday all day & Saturday (19km)
  • Brou: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Pezou: market Thursday (20km)
  • Vibraye: market Friday (25km)
  • Saint-Ouen: market Wednesday (26km)

More information about Droue, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Droue, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Talcy Chateau (41km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perche (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le pré Catelan (32km)
  • Jardin du domaine de Sasnières (37km)
  • Jardin du château de Talcy (41km)
  • Jardins du château de Poncé (44km)
  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cogners (37km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Droue

Canton: Droué

Arrondissement: Vendôme

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 41270

Distance to Droue

from Blois (prefecture): 53 km

from Paris: 130 km

from Calais: 328 km

from Nice: 680 km

from Bordeaux: 378 km

from Strasbourg: 497 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Boisgasson, Bouffry, Courtalain, Fontaine-Raoul, La Chapelle-Vicomtesse, La Fontenelle, Le Poislay, Ruan-sur-Egvonne and Saint-Pellerin.

This page in French: Visiter Droue