Lorges tourism and travel guide

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Visit Lorges: highlights and tourist information

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Lorges 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 29 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Lorges is 131 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Beaugency at 11 km and Meung-sur-Loire at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Lorges, 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 Lorges 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 Lorges

Markets in and near Lorges

  • Marchenoir: market Tuesday (8km)
  • Ouzouer-le-Marche: market Friday (10km)
  • Beaugency: market Saturday all day (10km)
  • Mer: market Monday (12km)
  • Meung-sur-Loire: market Sunday (15km)
  • Saint-Laurent-Nouan: market Friday (15km)
  • Oucques: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Montlivault: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Saint-Claude-de-Diray: market Tuesday & Friday (24km)
  • Huisseau-sur-Cosson: market Wednesday (26km)

More information about Lorges, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Lorges, France

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

National Monuments

  • Talcy Chateau (7km)
  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (43km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Talcy (7km)
  • Les prés-Culand (15km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (29km)
  • Parc Floral de la Source (33km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (33km)
  • Jardin du domaine de Sasnières (44km)
  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (45km)

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 (30km)
  • Olivet (30km)
  • Fleury-les-Aubrais (34km)
  • Saint-Cyr-en-Val (35km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (51km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Lorges

Canton: Marchenoir

Arrondissement: Blois

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 41370

Distance to Lorges

from Blois (prefecture): 29 km

from Paris: 131 km

from Calais: 348 km

from Nice: 640 km

from Bordeaux: 368 km

from Strasbourg: 471 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Briou, Concriers, Cravant, Josnes, Le Plessis-l'Echelle, Roches, Saint-Laurent-Des-Bois and Villermain.

This page in French: Visiter Lorges