Girolles tourism and travel guide

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Visit Girolles: highlights and tourist information

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Girolles 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 63 kilometres from Orleans, the department capital (general information: Girolles is 92 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Montargis at 7 km and Bellegarde at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Girolles, 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 Girolles 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 Girolles

Markets in and near Girolles

  • Montargis: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (4km)
  • Chalette-sur-Loing: market Friday (7km)
  • Egreville: market Monday (17km)
  • Nemours: market Wednesday & Saturday (23km)
  • Puiseaux: market Monday (24km)
  • Lorris: market Thursday (24km)
  • Courtenay: market Thursday (26km)
  • Chatillon-Coligny: market Friday (29km)
  • La Chapelle-la-Reine: market Tuesday (30km)
  • Saint-Valerien: market Saturday (31km)

More information about Girolles, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Girolles, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Gatinais Francais (42km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Boiscommun) (25km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Benoît sur Loire (Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire Abbey) (41km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Etampes) (58km)
  • Eglise de Saint Basile (Etampes) (58km)
  • Collegiale de Saint Martin (Etampes) (59km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du manoir du Grand Courtoiseau (24km)
  • Arboretum national des Barres (25km)
  • Potager du jardin du château de La Bussière (32km)
  • Domaine national de Fontainebleau (38km)
  • Arboretum des grandes bruyères (38km)
  • Parc du château de Courances (46km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Etampes (58km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Quiers-sur-Bezonde (22km)
  • Sens (45km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Girolles

Canton: Ferrières-en-Gâtinais

Arrondissement: Montargis

Department: Loiret

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 45120

Distance to Girolles

from Orleans (prefecture): 63 km

from Paris: 92 km

from Calais: 327 km

from Nice: 599 km

from Bordeaux: 438 km

from Strasbourg: 377 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cepoy, Corquilleroy, Fontenay-sur-Loing, Gondreville, Montargis, Nargis, Pannes, Paucourt and Prefontaines.

This page in French: Visiter Girolles