Les Montils tourism and travel guide

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Visit Les Montils: highlights and tourist information

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Les Montils 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 11 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Les Montils is 170 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Chaumont at 9 km and Blois at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Les Montils, 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 Montils 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 Montils

Markets in and near Les Montils

Market days in Les Montils: weekly market: Saturday;

  • Les Montils: market Saturday (0km)
  • Chailles: market Saturday (5km)
  • Cellettes: market Thursday (7km)
  • Cormeray: market Tuesday (8km)
  • Saint-Gervais-la-Foret: market Friday (9km)
  • Chambon-sur-Cisse: market Saturday (10km)
  • Blois: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (11km)
  • Pontlevoy: market Thursday (12km)
  • Contres: market Friday (13km)
  • Huisseau-sur-Cosson: market Wednesday (16km)

More information about Les Montils, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Les Montils, France

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


  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (31km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (6km)
  • Talcy Chateau (32km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Beauregard (8km)
  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (9km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (11km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Chenonceau (26km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (32km)
  • Jardin du château de Talcy (32km)
  • Jardin du domaine de Sasnières (37km)
  • Les prés-Culand (48km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Veuil (45km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (23km)
  • ZooParc de Beauval (28km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Les Montils

Canton: Contres

Arrondissement: Blois

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 41120

Distance to Les Montils

from Blois (prefecture): 11 km

from Paris: 170 km

from Calais: 386 km

from Nice: 627 km

from Bordeaux: 329 km

from Strasbourg: 494 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cande-sur-Beuvron, Chailles, Chitenay, Chouzy-sur-Cisse, Coulanges, Fougeres-sur-Bievre, Monthou-sur-Bievre, Ouchamps, Seur and Valaire.

This page in French: Visiter Les Montils