Jouy-le-Potier tourism and travel guide

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Visit Jouy-le-Potier: highlights and tourist information

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Jouy-le-Potier 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 19 kilometres from Orleans, the department capital (general information: Jouy-le-Potier is 130 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Meung-sur-Loire at 13 km and Les Jardins de Roquelin at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Jouy-le-Potier, 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-le-Potier 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 Loiret

Map of places to visit near Jouy-le-Potier

Markets in and near Jouy-le-Potier

  • La Ferte-Saint-Aubin: market Thursday (10km)
  • Meung-sur-Loire: market Sunday (13km)
  • Beaugency: market Saturday all day (15km)
  • Saint-Laurent-Nouan: market Friday (15km)
  • Orleans: market every day except Monday (19km)
  • Lamotte-Beuvron: market Friday (22km)
  • Fleury-les-Aubrais: market Tuesday & Sunday (22km)
  • Neung-sur-Beuvron: market Saturday (23km)
  • Mer: market Monday (24km)
  • Nouan-le-Fuzelier: market Wednesday (28km)

More information about Jouy-le-Potier, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Jouy-le-Potier, France

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

National Monuments

  • Talcy Chateau (28km)
  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (48km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Saint Benoît sur Loire (Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire Abbey) (37km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Boiscommun) (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les prés-Culand (13km)
  • Parc Floral de la Source (15km)
  • Jardin du château de Talcy (28km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (40km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (40km)
  • Arboretum des grandes bruyères (41km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Olivet (15km)
  • Saint-Cyr-en-Val (15km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-la-Ruelle (19km)
  • Fleury-les-Aubrais (22km)
  • Pierrefitte-sur-Sauldre (36km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Jouy-le-Potier

Canton: Cléry-Saint-André

Arrondissement: Orléans

Department: Loiret

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 45370

Distance to Jouy-le-Potier

from Orleans (prefecture): 19 km

from Paris: 130 km

from Calais: 356 km

from Nice: 617 km

from Bordeaux: 372 km

from Strasbourg: 450 km

Getting here

Jouy-le-Potier 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-le-Potier from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 1 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ardon.

This page in French: Visiter Jouy-le-Potier