Escrennes tourism and travel guide

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Visit Escrennes: highlights and tourist information

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Escrennes is situated in the Loiret department and Loire Valley region (now part of the Centre-Loire Valley region), in the western-centre of France at 33 kilometres from Orleans, the department capital (general information: Escrennes is 81 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Chamerolles at 8 km and Yevre-le-Chatel at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Escrennes, 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 Escrennes 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 Escrennes

Markets in and near Escrennes

  • Pithiviers: market Saturday all day (6km)
  • Toury: market Sunday (20km)
  • Puiseaux: market Monday (22km)
  • Malesherbes: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Angerville: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Chateauneuf-sur-Loire: market Friday all day (30km)
  • Fleury-les-Aubrais: market Tuesday & Sunday (30km)
  • Orleans: market every day except Monday (33km)
  • Etampes: market Tuesday & Saturday all day (34km)
  • La Chapelle-la-Reine: market Tuesday (35km)

More information about Escrennes, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Escrennes, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Gatinais Francais (36km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Boiscommun) (18km)
  • Collegiale de Saint Martin (Etampes) (33km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Etampes) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint Basile (Etampes) (34km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Benoît sur Loire (Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire Abbey) (37km)
  • Abbaye du Lys (Dammarie-les-Lys) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Arboretum des grandes bruyères (16km)
  • Parc Floral de la Source (37km)
  • Parc du château de Courances (40km)
  • Parc de Chamarande (42km)
  • Domaine national de Fontainebleau (48km)
  • Les prés-Culand (50km)
  • Arboretum national des Barres (54km)
  • Potager du jardin du château de La Bussière (58km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Quiers-sur-Bezonde (24km)
  • Fleury-les-Aubrais (30km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-la-Ruelle (34km)
  • Moutiers (36km)
  • Olivet (37km)
  • Saint-Cyr-en-Val (37km)
  • Le Mee-sur-Seine (56km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Escrennes

Canton: Pithiviers

Arrondissement: Pithiviers

Department: Loiret

Region: Loire Valley

Postcode: 45300

Distance to Escrennes

from Orleans (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 81 km

from Calais: 314 km

from Nice: 630 km

from Bordeaux: 423 km

from Strasbourg: 414 km

Getting here

Escrennes is in the western-centre of France. Most visitors will either fly into one of the airports in Paris (Orly / Charles de Gaulle) or come via a ferry from the UK to a port such as Le Havre and Caen, 3-4 hours drive from here. For driving distances to Escrennes from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ascoux, Attray, Bouzonville-Aux-Bois, Chatillon-le-Roi, Dadonville, Greneville-en-Beauce, Jouy-en-Pithiverais, Laas, Mareau-Aux-Bois, Montigny, Pithiviers, Pithiviers-le-Vieil, Santeau and Vrigny.

This page in French: Visiter Escrennes