Lestiou tourism and travel guide

Photo of Lestiou in Loir-et-Cher

Visit Lestiou: highlights and tourist information

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Lestiou 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 25 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Lestiou is 137 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Beaugency at 6 km and Meung-sur-Loire at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Lestiou, 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 Lestiou 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 Lestiou

Markets in and near Lestiou

  • Saint-Laurent-Nouan: market Friday (3km)
  • Beaugency: market Saturday all day (6km)
  • Mer: market Monday (7km)
  • Meung-sur-Loire: market Sunday (13km)
  • Montlivault: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Marchenoir: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Saint-Claude-de-Diray: market Tuesday & Friday (18km)
  • Huisseau-sur-Cosson: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Ouzouer-le-Marche: market Friday (20km)
  • Bracieux: market Thursday (21km)

More information about Lestiou, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Lestiou, France

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

National Monuments

  • Talcy Chateau (11km)
  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (37km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Talcy (11km)
  • Les prés-Culand (13km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (25km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (27km)
  • Parc Floral de la Source (29km)
  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (42km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Olivet (27km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-la-Ruelle (29km)
  • Saint-Cyr-en-Val (30km)
  • Fleury-les-Aubrais (33km)
  • Pierrefitte-sur-Sauldre (49km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (51km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Lestiou

Canton: Mer

Arrondissement: Blois

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

Postcode: 41500

Distance to Lestiou

from Blois (prefecture): 25 km

from Paris: 137 km

from Calais: 358 km

from Nice: 629 km

from Bordeaux: 363 km

from Strasbourg: 466 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Avaray, Beaugency, Courbouzon, Saint-Laurent-Nouan and Tavers.

This page in French: Visiter Lestiou