Epiais tourism and travel guide

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Visit Epiais: highlights and tourist information

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Epiais 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 24 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Epiais is 142 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Vendome at 14 km and Chateau de Blois at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Epiais, 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 Epiais 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 Epiais

Markets in and near Epiais

  • Oucques: market Wednesday (3km)
  • Pezou: market Thursday (11km)
  • Marchenoir: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Saint-Ouen: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Mer: market Monday (21km)
  • Cloyes-sur-le-Loir: market Saturday (21km)
  • Montlivault: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Ouzouer-le-Marche: market Friday (23km)
  • Herbault: market Monday (24km)
  • Saint-Claude-de-Diray: market Tuesday & Friday (25km)

More information about Epiais, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Epiais, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Talcy Chateau (15km)
  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (40km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Talcy (15km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (24km)
  • Jardin du domaine de Sasnières (26km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (32km)
  • Les prés-Culand (33km)
  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (37km)
  • Jardins du château de Poncé (45km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (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 (45km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (37km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Epiais

Canton: Selommes

Arrondissement: Vendôme

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 41290

Distance to Epiais

from Blois (prefecture): 24 km

from Paris: 142 km

from Calais: 352 km

from Nice: 652 km

from Bordeaux: 359 km

from Strasbourg: 489 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Baigneaux, Beauvilliers, Boisseau, Faye, La Chapelle-Encherie, Oucques, Sainte-Gemmes, Selommes and Villeneuve-Frouville.

This page in French: Visiter Epiais