Lion-en-Sullias tourism and travel guide

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Visit Lion-en-Sullias: highlights and tourist information

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Lion-en-Sullias is situated in the Loiret department and Loire Valley region (now part of the Centre-Loire Valley region), in the western-centre of France at 47 kilometres from Orleans, the department capital (general information: Lion-en-Sullias is 126 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Gien at 12 km and Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire Abbey at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Lion-en-Sullias, 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 Lion-en-Sullias 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 Lion-en-Sullias

Markets in and near Lion-en-Sullias

  • Sully-sur-Loire: market Monday all day (9km)
  • Gien: market Wednesday & Saturday (12km)
  • Lorris: market Thursday (18km)
  • Briare: market Friday (20km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Loire: market Thursday (25km)
  • Chateauneuf-sur-Loire: market Friday all day (25km)
  • Aubigny-sur-Nere: market Saturday all day (27km)
  • Chatillon-Coligny: market Friday (29km)
  • Beaulieu-sur-Loire: market Wednesday (32km)
  • Vailly-sur-Sauldre: market Friday (32km)

More information about Lion-en-Sullias, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Lion-en-Sullias, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Saint Benoît sur Loire (Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire Abbey) (16km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Boiscommun) (35km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Potager du jardin du château de La Bussière (21km)
  • Arboretum national des Barres (24km)
  • Arboretum des grandes bruyères (36km)
  • Parc Floral de la Source (43km)
  • Jardins du manoir du Grand Courtoiseau (44km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Briare (20km)
  • Aubigny-sur-Nere (27km)
  • Quiers-sur-Bezonde (30km)
  • Pierrefitte-sur-Sauldre (35km)
  • Saint-Cyr-en-Val (40km)
  • Olivet (46km)
  • Fleury-les-Aubrais (48km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Lion-en-Sullias

Canton: Sully-sur-Loire

Arrondissement: Orléans

Department: Loiret

Region: Loire Valley

Postcode: 45600

Distance to Lion-en-Sullias

from Orleans (prefecture): 47 km

from Paris: 126 km

from Calais: 361 km

from Nice: 581 km

from Bordeaux: 398 km

from Strasbourg: 402 km

Getting here

Lion-en-Sullias is in the western-centre of France. Most visitors will either fly into one of the airports in Paris (Orly / Charles de Gaulle) or come via a ferry from the UK to a port such as Le Havre and Caen, 3-4 hours drive from here. For driving distances to Lion-en-Sullias from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Dampierre-en-Burly, Ouzouer-sur-Loire, Saint-Aignan-le-Jaillard, Saint-Florent and Saint-Gondon.

This page in French: Visiter Lion-en-Sullias