Le Plessis-l'Echelle tourism and travel guide

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Visit Le Plessis-l'Echelle: highlights and tourist information

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Le Plessis-l'Echelle 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 26 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Le Plessis-l'Echelle is 134 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Beaugency at 16 km and Meung-sur-Loire at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Le Plessis-l'Echelle, 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-l'Echelle 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 Le Plessis-l'Echelle

Markets in and near Le Plessis-l'Echelle

  • Marchenoir: market Tuesday (3km)
  • Oucques: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Mer: market Monday (12km)
  • Ouzouer-le-Marche: market Friday (13km)
  • Beaugency: market Saturday all day (15km)
  • Saint-Laurent-Nouan: market Friday (18km)
  • Montlivault: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Meung-sur-Loire: market Sunday (20km)
  • Saint-Claude-de-Diray: market Tuesday & Friday (22km)
  • Pezou: market Thursday (22km)

More information about Le Plessis-l'Echelle, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Le Plessis-l'Echelle, 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-l'Echelle.

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Talcy Chateau (5km)
  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (41km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Talcy (5km)
  • Les prés-Culand (20km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (26km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (31km)
  • Jardin du domaine de Sasnières (38km)
  • Parc Floral de la Source (38km)
  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (41km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (58km)

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 (35km)
  • Olivet (36km)
  • Fleury-les-Aubrais (39km)
  • Saint-Cyr-en-Val (40km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (46km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Plessis-l'Echelle

Canton: Marchenoir

Arrondissement: Blois

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 41370

Distance to Le Plessis-l'Echelle

from Blois (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 134 km

from Calais: 350 km

from Nice: 643 km

from Bordeaux: 365 km

from Strasbourg: 476 km

Getting here

Le Plessis-l'Echelle 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-l'Echelle from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Briou, Concriers, Lorges, Madeleine-Villefrouin, Marchenoir, Roches, Saint-Laurent-Des-Bois, Saint-Leonard-en-Beauce and Talcy.

This page in French: Visiter Le Plessis-l'Echelle