Jargeau tourism and travel guide

Photo of Jargeau in Loiret

Visit Jargeau: highlights and tourist information

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Jargeau 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 17 kilometres from Orleans, the department capital (general information: Jargeau is 112 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Parc Floral de la Source, Orleans at 14 km and Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire Abbey at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Jargeau, 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 Jargeau 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 Jargeau

Markets in and near Jargeau

  • Chateauneuf-sur-Loire: market Friday all day (7km)
  • Orleans: market every day except Monday (17km)
  • Fleury-les-Aubrais: market Tuesday & Sunday (17km)
  • La Ferte-Saint-Aubin: market Thursday (21km)
  • Sully-sur-Loire: market Monday all day (22km)
  • Lamotte-Beuvron: market Friday (29km)
  • Lorris: market Thursday (29km)
  • Meung-sur-Loire: market Sunday (32km)
  • Pithiviers: market Saturday all day (36km)
  • Nouan-le-Fuzelier: market Wednesday (36km)

More information about Jargeau, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Jargeau, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Saint Benoît sur Loire (Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire Abbey) (15km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Boiscommun) (27km)

Remarkable gardens

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Cyr-en-Val (12km)
  • Olivet (17km)
  • Fleury-les-Aubrais (17km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-la-Ruelle (19km)
  • Quiers-sur-Bezonde (28km)
  • Pierrefitte-sur-Sauldre (39km)
  • Aubigny-sur-Nere (48km)
  • Briare (51km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Jargeau

Canton: Jargeau

Arrondissement: Orléans

Department: Loiret

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 45150

Distance to Jargeau

from Orleans (prefecture): 17 km

from Paris: 112 km

from Calais: 344 km

from Nice: 610 km

from Bordeaux: 395 km

from Strasbourg: 424 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bou, Darvoy, Donnery, Ferolles, Mardie, Ouvrouer-les-Champs and Saint-Denis-de-l'Hotel.

This page in French: Visiter Jargeau