Sidebar Menu

La Celle-sur-Loire tourism and travel guide

Photo of La Celle-sur-Loire in Nievre

Photo is of Sancerre at 17 km from La Celle-sur-Loire

Visit La Celle-sur-Loire: highlights and tourist information

To Visit  Attractions 

La Celle-sur-Loire is situated in the Nievre department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Sancerre at 17 km and Guedelon at 21 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

La Celle-sur-Loire, 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 La Celle-sur-Loire in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!



at 17 km (direction south-south-west), in the Cher department

The pretty village of Sancerre is best known for...

See Sancerre guide


at 21 km (direction east-north-east), in the Yonne department

At the remarkable site of Guedelon an entire medieval castle is being...

See Guedelon guide


at 23 km (direction north-west), in the Loiret department

With the Loire River and the Canal de Briare...

See Briare guide


at 33 km (direction north-west), in the Loiret department

To the east of the main Loire Valley, the view across...

See Gien guide
La Charite-sur-Loire

La Charite-sur-Loire

at 33 km (direction south-south-east)

In La Charité-sur-Loire you can visit the abbey church and other monastery...

See La Charite-sur-Loire guide


at 37 km (direction west), in the Cher department

It is the multi-turreted castle and the Scottish connection...

See Aubigny-sur-Nere guide


at 44 km (direction east)

The Collegiale Saint-Martin is the principal monument here in...

See Clamecy guide


at 59 km (direction south-west), in the Cher department

Although Bourges is known for its stunning cathedral, it also has...

See Bourges guide
Bourges Cathedral

Bourges Cathedral

Cathedral at 59 km (direction south-west), in the Cher department

The cathedral in Bourges is a 13th century building with...

See Bourges Cathedral guide
Bourges Palais Jacques-Coeur

Bourges Palais Jacques-Coeur

at 59 km (direction south-west), in the Cher department

The Palais Jacques-Coeur is a charming medieval palace with impressive rooms...

See Bourges Palais Jacques-Coeur guide
Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire Abbey

Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire Abbey

Abbey at 60 km (direction west-north-west), in the Loiret department

Fans of romanesque architecture will appreciate the many period...

See Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire Abbey guide


at 60 km (direction east-north-east), in the Yonne department

With its cathedral and churches, and extensive historic centre with...

See Auxerre guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Nievre

Map of places to visit near La Celle-sur-Loire


Markets in and near La Celle-sur-Loire

  • Cosne-Cours-sur-Loire: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (7km)
  • Beaulieu-sur-Loire: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Saint-Satur: market Thursday (16km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Loire: market Thursday (19km)
  • Vailly-sur-Sauldre: market Friday (21km)
  • Saint-Fargeau: market Friday (22km)
  • Briare: market Friday (25km)
  • Bleneau: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Saint-Sauveur-en-Puisaye: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Gien: market Wednesday & Saturday (33km)

More information about La Celle-sur-Loire, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near La Celle-sur-Loire, France

What to do at La Celle-sur-Loire? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting La Celle-sur-Loire.

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre-Dame-du-Pré (Donzy) (18km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Révérien (Saint-Reverien) (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Potager du jardin du château de La Bussière (36km)
  • Arboretum national des Barres (43km)
  • Les Prés Fichaux (59km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Pougues-les-Eaux (46km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

La Celle-sur-Loire is in the eastern-center of France at 56 kilometres from Nevers, the department capital (general information: La Celle-sur-Loire is 160 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: La Celle-sur-Loire

Canton: Cosne-Cours-sur-Loire-Nord

Arrondissement: Cosne-Cours-sur-Loire

Department: Nievre

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 58440

Distance to La Celle-sur-Loire

from Nevers (prefecture): 56 km

from Paris: 160 km

from Calais: 394 km

from Nice: 538 km

from Bordeaux: 398 km

from Strasbourg: 379 km

Getting here

Most visitors fly into one of the Paris airports and hire a car or drive from a channel ferry port, operhaps Calais or Dunkirk at about 5 - 6 hours. For driving distances to La Celle-sur-Loire from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Belleville-sur-Loire, Boulleret, Lere, Myennes, Neuvy-sur-Loire, Saint-Loup and Sury-Pres-Lere.

This page in French: Visiter La Celle-sur-Loire

Back To Top