Ladon tourism and travel guide

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Visit Ladon: highlights and tourist information

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Ladon 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 48 kilometres from Orleans, the department capital (general information: Ladon is 96 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Bellegarde at 7 km and Montargis at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ladon, 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 Ladon 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 Ladon

Markets in and near Ladon

  • Lorris: market Thursday (13km)
  • Montargis: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (13km)
  • Chalette-sur-Loing: market Friday (15km)
  • Puiseaux: market Monday (23km)
  • Chateauneuf-sur-Loire: market Friday all day (28km)
  • Pithiviers: market Saturday all day (28km)
  • Sully-sur-Loire: market Monday all day (30km)
  • Chatillon-Coligny: market Friday (31km)
  • Egreville: market Monday (31km)
  • Nemours: market Wednesday & Saturday (32km)

More information about Ladon, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Ladon, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Gatinais Francais (45km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Boiscommun) (12km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Benoît sur Loire (Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire Abbey) (28km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Arboretum des grandes bruyères (24km)
  • Arboretum national des Barres (25km)
  • Potager du jardin du château de La Bussière (30km)
  • Jardins du manoir du Grand Courtoiseau (34km)
  • Domaine national de Fontainebleau (46km)
  • Parc Floral de la Source (48km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Quiers-sur-Bezonde (7km)
  • Briare (42km)
  • Saint-Cyr-en-Val (46km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ladon

Canton: Bellegarde

Arrondissement: Montargis

Department: Loiret

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 45270

Distance to Ladon

from Orleans (prefecture): 48 km

from Paris: 96 km

from Calais: 331 km

from Nice: 602 km

from Bordeaux: 425 km

from Strasbourg: 391 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Auvilliers-en-Gatinais, Chapelon, Juranville, Lorcy, Mezieres-en-Gatinais, Mignerette, Moulon, Ouzouer-sous-Bellegarde, Presnoy and Villemoutiers.

This page in French: Visiter Ladon