Gievres tourism and travel guide

Photo of Gievres in Loir-et-Cher

Visit Gievres: highlights and tourist information

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Gievres 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 44 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Gievres is 183 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Valencay at 15 km and Chateau de Valencay at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Gievres, 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 Gievres 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 Gievres

Markets in and near Gievres

Market days in Gievres: weekly market: Tuesday;

  • Gievres: market Tuesday (0km)
  • Chabris: market Saturday (3km)
  • Selles-sur-Cher: market Thursday all day (9km)
  • Romorantin-Lanthenay: market Wednesday all day & Saturday & Friday (11km)
  • Langon: market Friday (12km)
  • Valencay: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Mennetou-sur-Cher: market Thursday (15km)
  • Chatres-sur-Cher: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Gracay: market Thursday (20km)
  • Noyers-sur-Cher: market Sunday (20km)

More information about Gievres, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Gievres, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Bouges-le-Chateau Castle (26km)
  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (31km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • St Aignan de Brinay (Brinay) (37km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Bouges (26km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (36km)
  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (43km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (44km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Chenonceau (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Vatan (25km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Veuil (20km)
  • Issoudun (44km)
  • Pierrefitte-sur-Sauldre (45km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • ZooParc de Beauval (24km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Gievres

Canton: Selles-sur-Cher

Arrondissement: Romorantin-Lanthenay

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 41130

Distance to Gievres

from Blois (prefecture): 44 km

from Paris: 183 km

from Calais: 409 km

from Nice: 590 km

from Bordeaux: 322 km

from Strasbourg: 476 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chabris, La Chapelle-Montmartin and Pruniers-en-Sologne.

This page in French: Visiter Gievres