La Colombe tourism and travel guide

Photo of La Colombe in Loir-et-Cher

Visit La Colombe: highlights and tourist information

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La Colombe 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 33 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: La Colombe is 130 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateaudun at 21 km and Beaugency at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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La Colombe, 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 Colombe 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 La Colombe

Markets in and near La Colombe

  • Marchenoir: market Tuesday (7km)
  • Oucques: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Ouzouer-le-Marche: market Friday (12km)
  • Cloyes-sur-le-Loir: market Saturday (16km)
  • Pezou: market Thursday (17km)
  • Chateaudun: market Thursday all day & Saturday (20km)
  • Mer: market Monday (21km)
  • Beaugency: market Saturday all day (22km)
  • Saint-Ouen: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Meung-sur-Loire: market Sunday (25km)

More information about La Colombe, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near La Colombe, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Talcy Chateau (14km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Talcy (14km)
  • Les prés-Culand (25km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (33km)
  • Jardin du domaine de Sasnières (37km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (39km)
  • Parc Floral de la Source (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Jean-de-la-Ruelle (38km)
  • Olivet (40km)
  • Fleury-les-Aubrais (41km)
  • Saint-Cyr-en-Val (45km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (49km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: La Colombe

Canton: Ouzouer-le-Marché

Arrondissement: Blois

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

Postcode: 41160

Distance to La Colombe

from Blois (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 130 km

from Calais: 342 km

from Nice: 652 km

from Bordeaux: 371 km

from Strasbourg: 478 km

Getting here

La Colombe 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 La Colombe from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Autainville, Moisy, Ouzouer-le-Doyen, Saint-Laurent-Des-Bois, Semerville and Vievy-le-Raye.

This page in French: Visiter La Colombe