Le Plessis-Dorin tourism and travel guide

Photo of Le Plessis-Dorin in Loir-et-Cher

Visit Le Plessis-Dorin: highlights and tourist information

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Le Plessis-Dorin 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 65 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Le Plessis-Dorin is 139 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include La Ferte-Bernard at 19 km and Nogent-le-Rotrou at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Le Plessis-Dorin, 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 Le Plessis-Dorin 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 Le Plessis-Dorin

Markets in and near Le Plessis-Dorin

  • Souday: market Wednesday (6km)
  • Vibraye: market Friday (10km)
  • La Bazoche-Gouet: market Saturday (10km)
  • Mondoubleau: market Saturday & Monday all day (12km)
  • Droue: market Tuesday (16km)
  • La Ferte-Bernard: market Saturday & Monday (19km)
  • Saint-Calais: market Thursday all day & Sunday (20km)
  • Le Theil: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Savigny-sur-Braye: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Brou: market Wednesday (26km)

More information about Le Plessis-Dorin, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Le Plessis-Dorin, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Talcy Chateau (56km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le pré Catelan (37km)
  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (39km)
  • Jardins du château de Poncé (39km)
  • Jardin du domaine de Sasnières (41km)
  • Jardin du château de Talcy (56km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cogners (29km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Plessis-Dorin

Canton: Mondoubleau

Arrondissement: Vendôme

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 41170

Distance to Le Plessis-Dorin

from Blois (prefecture): 65 km

from Paris: 139 km

from Calais: 326 km

from Nice: 695 km

from Bordeaux: 378 km

from Strasbourg: 512 km

Getting here

Le Plessis-Dorin 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 Le Plessis-Dorin from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chapelle-Guillaume, Greez-sur-Roc, Melleray, Montmirail, Oigny, Saint-Agil, Saint-Avit and Souday.

This page in French: Visiter Le Plessis-Dorin