Fontaine-Raoul tourism and travel guide

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Visit Fontaine-Raoul: highlights and tourist information

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Fontaine-Raoul 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 46 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Fontaine-Raoul is 131 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateaudun at 17 km and Vendome at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Fontaine-Raoul, 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 Fontaine-Raoul 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 Fontaine-Raoul

Markets in and near Fontaine-Raoul

  • Cloyes-sur-le-Loir: market Saturday (7km)
  • Droue: market Tuesday (7km)
  • Pezou: market Thursday (14km)
  • Chateaudun: market Thursday all day & Saturday (17km)
  • Mondoubleau: market Saturday & Monday all day (18km)
  • La Bazoche-Gouet: market Saturday (20km)
  • Saint-Ouen: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Souday: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Oucques: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Brou: market Wednesday (24km)

More information about Fontaine-Raoul, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Fontaine-Raoul, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Talcy Chateau (33km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Talcy (33km)
  • Jardin du domaine de Sasnières (34km)
  • Le pré Catelan (35km)
  • Jardins du château de Poncé (44km)
  • Les prés-Culand (45km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cogners (38km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Fontaine-Raoul

Canton: Droué

Arrondissement: Vendôme

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 41270

Distance to Fontaine-Raoul

from Blois (prefecture): 46 km

from Paris: 131 km

from Calais: 333 km

from Nice: 672 km

from Bordeaux: 374 km

from Strasbourg: 493 km

Getting here

Fontaine-Raoul 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 Fontaine-Raoul from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bouffry, Chauvigny-du-Perche, Droue, Langey, Ruan-sur-Egvonne and Villebout.

This page in French: Visiter Fontaine-Raoul