Langon tourism and travel guide

Photo of Langon in Loir-et-Cher

Visit Langon: highlights and tourist information

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Langon 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 51 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Langon is 179 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Valencay at 24 km and Chateau de Valencay at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Langon, 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 Langon 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 Langon

Markets in and near Langon

Market days in Langon: weekly market: Friday;

  • Langon: market Friday (0km)
  • Mennetou-sur-Cher: market Thursday (4km)
  • Chatres-sur-Cher: market Tuesday (7km)
  • Romorantin-Lanthenay: market Wednesday all day & Saturday & Friday (10km)
  • Gievres: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Chabris: market Saturday (13km)
  • Gracay: market Thursday (16km)
  • Vierzon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday (20km)
  • Selles-sur-Cher: market Thursday all day (21km)
  • Salbris: market Thursday & Saturday (23km)

More information about Langon, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Langon, France

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

National Monuments

  • Bouges-le-Chateau Castle (29km)
  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (40km)
  • Palace Jacques Coeur (49km)
  • Bourges Cathedral (49km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • St Aignan de Brinay (Brinay) (26km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Bouges (29km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (43km)
  • Les Prés Fichaux (49km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Vatan (24km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Veuil (29km)
  • Pierrefitte-sur-Sauldre (35km)
  • Issoudun (40km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • ZooParc de Beauval (36km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Langon

Canton: Mennetou-sur-Cher

Arrondissement: Romorantin-Lanthenay

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

Postcode: 41320

Distance to Langon

from Blois (prefecture): 51 km

from Paris: 179 km

from Calais: 408 km

from Nice: 582 km

from Bordeaux: 329 km

from Strasbourg: 464 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Maray, Mennetou-sur-Cher, Saint-Julien-sur-Cher, Saint-Loup and Villefranche-sur-Cher.

This page in French: Visiter Langon