Gy-en-Sologne tourism and travel guide

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Visit Gy-en-Sologne: highlights and tourist information

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Gy-en-Sologne 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 34 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Gy-en-Sologne is 177 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Cheverny at 20 km and Valencay at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Gy-en-Sologne, 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 Gy-en-Sologne 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 Gy-en-Sologne

Markets in and near Gy-en-Sologne

  • Selles-sur-Cher: market Thursday all day (8km)
  • Gievres: market Tuesday (10km)
  • Chabris: market Saturday (11km)
  • Romorantin-Lanthenay: market Wednesday all day & Saturday & Friday (12km)
  • Contres: market Friday (14km)
  • Noyers-sur-Cher: market Sunday (16km)
  • Saint-Aignan: market Saturday all day (18km)
  • Langon: market Friday (19km)
  • Valencay: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Cormeray: market Tuesday (21km)

More information about Gy-en-Sologne, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Gy-en-Sologne, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (21km)
  • Bouges-le-Chateau Castle (35km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • St Aignan de Brinay (Brinay) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Beauregard (26km)
  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (34km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (34km)
  • Jardin du château de Bouges (35km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Chenonceau (39km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Vatan (35km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Veuil (25km)
  • Pierrefitte-sur-Sauldre (47km)
  • Issoudun (54km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • ZooParc de Beauval (20km)
  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (49km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Gy-en-Sologne

Canton: Selles-sur-Cher

Arrondissement: Romorantin-Lanthenay

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 41230

Distance to Gy-en-Sologne

from Blois (prefecture): 34 km

from Paris: 177 km

from Calais: 401 km

from Nice: 600 km

from Bordeaux: 325 km

from Strasbourg: 479 km

Getting here

Gy-en-Sologne 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 Gy-en-Sologne from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Billy, Lassay-sur-Croisne and Rougeou.

This page in French: Visiter Gy-en-Sologne