Lorris tourism and travel guide

Photo of Lorris in Loiret

Visit Lorris: highlights and tourist information

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Lorris 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 45 kilometres from Orleans, the department capital (general information: Lorris is 108 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Bellegarde at 12 km and Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire Abbey at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Lorris, 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 Lorris 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 Loiret

Map of places to visit near Lorris

Markets in and near Lorris

Market days in Lorris: weekly market: Thursday;

  • Lorris: market Thursday (0km)
  • Sully-sur-Loire: market Monday all day (18km)
  • Chalette-sur-Loing: market Friday (21km)
  • Montargis: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (21km)
  • Chateauneuf-sur-Loire: market Friday all day (22km)
  • Gien: market Wednesday & Saturday (24km)
  • Chatillon-Coligny: market Friday (26km)
  • Briare: market Friday (31km)
  • Puiseaux: market Monday (35km)
  • Pithiviers: market Saturday all day (37km)

More information about Lorris, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Lorris, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Saint Benoît sur Loire (Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire Abbey) (18km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Boiscommun) (19km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Arboretum national des Barres (19km)
  • Potager du jardin du château de La Bussière (22km)
  • Arboretum des grandes bruyères (25km)
  • Jardins du manoir du Grand Courtoiseau (35km)
  • Parc Floral de la Source (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Quiers-sur-Bezonde (13km)
  • Briare (31km)
  • Saint-Cyr-en-Val (41km)
  • Fleury-les-Aubrais (44km)
  • Aubigny-sur-Nere (45km)
  • Pierrefitte-sur-Sauldre (50km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Lorris

Canton: Lorris

Arrondissement: Montargis

Department: Loiret

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 45260

Distance to Lorris

from Orleans (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 108 km

from Calais: 344 km

from Nice: 594 km

from Bordeaux: 414 km

from Strasbourg: 395 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Coudroy, Montereau and Noyers.

This page in French: Visiter Lorris