Gidy tourism and travel guide

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Visit Gidy: highlights and tourist information

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Gidy 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 11 kilometres from Orleans, the department capital (general information: Gidy is 103 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Orleans at 11 km and Hotel Groslot at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Gidy, 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 Gidy 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 Loiret

Map of places to visit near Gidy

Markets in and near Gidy

  • Fleury-les-Aubrais: market Tuesday & Sunday (9km)
  • Orleans: market every day except Monday (11km)
  • Meung-sur-Loire: market Sunday (21km)
  • Toury: market Sunday (24km)
  • Ouzouer-le-Marche: market Friday (25km)
  • Beaugency: market Saturday all day (28km)
  • La Ferte-Saint-Aubin: market Thursday (31km)
  • Chateauneuf-sur-Loire: market Friday all day (32km)
  • Saint-Laurent-Nouan: market Friday (35km)
  • Voves: market Tuesday (35km)

More information about Gidy, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Gidy, France

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

National Monuments

  • Talcy Chateau (38km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Saint Benoît sur Loire (Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire Abbey) (40km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Boiscommun) (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc Floral de la Source (18km)
  • Les prés-Culand (21km)
  • Arboretum des grandes bruyères (28km)
  • Jardin du château de Talcy (38km)
  • Le pré Catelan (56km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (58km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Jean-de-la-Ruelle (9km)
  • Fleury-les-Aubrais (9km)
  • Olivet (15km)
  • Saint-Cyr-en-Val (20km)
  • Moutiers (34km)
  • Quiers-sur-Bezonde (45km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Gidy

Canton: Artenay

Arrondissement: Orléans

Department: Loiret

Region: Loire Valley

Postcode: 45520

Distance to Gidy

from Orleans (prefecture): 11 km

from Paris: 103 km

from Calais: 329 km

from Nice: 635 km

from Bordeaux: 396 km

from Strasbourg: 442 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Boulay-les-Barres, Bricy, Cercottes, Chevilly, Huetre, Ormes and Saran.

This page in French: Visiter Gidy