Les Hayes tourism and travel guide

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Visit Les Hayes: highlights and tourist information

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Les Hayes 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 43 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Les Hayes is 172 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lavardin at 9 km and Vendome at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Les Hayes, 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 Les Hayes 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 Les Hayes

Markets in and near Les Hayes

  • Montoire-sur-le-Loir: market Saturday (8km)
  • Besse-sur-Braye: market Saturday (13km)
  • Chateau-Renault: market Tuesday & Saturday (17km)
  • Savigny-sur-Braye: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Neuvy-le-Roi: market Friday (19km)
  • Saint-Calais: market Thursday all day & Sunday (23km)
  • Saint-Ouen: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Saint-Paterne-Racan: market Thursday (26km)
  • Neuille-Pont-Pierre: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Chateau-du-Loir: market Saturday (27km)

More information about Les Hayes, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Les Hayes, France

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


  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (38km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (50km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Poncé (10km)
  • Jardin du domaine de Sasnières (12km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (30km)
  • Le jardin des Prébendes d'Oé (37km)
  • Les jardins du prieuré de Saint-Cosme (37km)
  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (40km)
  • Jardin d’atmosphère du Petit Bordeaux (42km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (43km)
  • Les jardins du château de Villandry (46km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Chenonceau (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cogners (19km)
  • Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire (36km)
  • Coulaines (55km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (27km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Les Hayes

Canton: Montoire-sur-le-Loir

Arrondissement: Vendôme

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 41800

Distance to Les Hayes

from Blois (prefecture): 43 km

from Paris: 172 km

from Calais: 368 km

from Nice: 673 km

from Bordeaux: 337 km

from Strasbourg: 526 km

Getting here

Les Hayes 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 Les Hayes from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Artins, Les Essarts, Les Hermites, Montrouveau, Saint-Martin-Des-Bois, Souge and Ternay.

This page in French: Visiter Les Hayes