Jouy-en-Pithiverais tourism and travel guide

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Visit Jouy-en-Pithiverais: highlights and tourist information

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Jouy-en-Pithiverais 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 31 kilometres from Orleans, the department capital (general information: Jouy-en-Pithiverais is 81 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Chamerolles at 10 km and Yevre-le-Chatel at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Jouy-en-Pithiverais, 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 Jouy-en-Pithiverais 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 Jouy-en-Pithiverais

Markets in and near Jouy-en-Pithiverais

  • Pithiviers: market Saturday all day (11km)
  • Toury: market Sunday (14km)
  • Angerville: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Puiseaux: market Monday (27km)
  • Fleury-les-Aubrais: market Tuesday & Sunday (27km)
  • Malesherbes: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Orleans: market every day except Monday (31km)
  • Chateauneuf-sur-Loire: market Friday all day (32km)
  • Etampes: market Tuesday & Saturday all day (33km)
  • Voves: market Tuesday (39km)

More information about Jouy-en-Pithiverais, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Jouy-en-Pithiverais, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Gatinais Francais (39km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Boiscommun) (23km)
  • Collegiale de Saint Martin (Etampes) (32km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Etampes) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint Basile (Etampes) (33km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Benoît sur Loire (Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire Abbey) (40km)
  • Abbaye du Lys (Dammarie-les-Lys) (57km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Arboretum des grandes bruyères (18km)
  • Parc Floral de la Source (35km)
  • Parc de Chamarande (42km)
  • Parc du château de Courances (42km)
  • Les prés-Culand (46km)
  • Domaine national de Fontainebleau (52km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Fleury-les-Aubrais (27km)
  • Quiers-sur-Bezonde (29km)
  • Moutiers (30km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-la-Ruelle (31km)
  • Olivet (35km)
  • Saint-Cyr-en-Val (36km)
  • Le Mee-sur-Seine (59km)
  • Melun (60km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Jouy-en-Pithiverais

Canton: Outarville

Arrondissement: Pithiviers

Department: Loiret

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 45480

Distance to Jouy-en-Pithiverais

from Orleans (prefecture): 31 km

from Paris: 81 km

from Calais: 313 km

from Nice: 634 km

from Bordeaux: 421 km

from Strasbourg: 419 km

Getting here

Jouy-en-Pithiverais 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 Jouy-en-Pithiverais from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Attray, Bazoches-les-Gallerandes, Chatillon-le-Roi, Crottes-en-Pithiverais, Escrennes, Greneville-en-Beauce, Mareau-Aux-Bois, Montigny and Santeau.

This page in French: Visiter Jouy-en-Pithiverais