Malesherbes tourism and travel guide

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Visit Malesherbes: highlights and tourist information

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Malesherbes 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 57 kilometres from Orleans, the department capital (general information: Malesherbes is 63 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Yevre-le-Chatel at 16 km and Fontainebleau at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Malesherbes, 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 Malesherbes 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 Malesherbes

Markets in and near Malesherbes

Market days in Malesherbes: weekly market: Wednesday;

  • Malesherbes: market Wednesday (0km)
  • Puiseaux: market Monday (11km)
  • La Chapelle-la-Reine: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Pithiviers: market Saturday all day (18km)
  • Nemours: market Wednesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Etampes: market Tuesday & Saturday all day (24km)
  • Fontainebleau: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (24km)
  • Ballancourt-sur-Essonne: market Thursday & Sunday (26km)
  • Mennecy: market Wednesday & Saturday (30km)
  • Angerville: market Tuesday (31km)

More information about Malesherbes, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Malesherbes, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Rambouillet Chateau (58km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Gatinais Francais (13km)
  • Haute Vallee de Chevreuse (52km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Etampes) (24km)
  • Eglise de Saint Basile (Etampes) (24km)
  • Collegiale de Saint Martin (Etampes) (25km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Boiscommun) (29km)
  • Abbaye du Lys (Dammarie-les-Lys) (30km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Courances (17km)
  • Domaine national de Fontainebleau (24km)
  • Parc de Chamarande (28km)
  • Arboretum des grandes bruyères (37km)
  • Parc du château de Vaux-le-Vicomte (38km)
  • Parc de Courson (39km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (45km)
  • Parc du château de Breteuil (52km)
  • Jardins du manoir du Grand Courtoiseau (58km)
  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (59km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Rambouillet (53km)
  • Vaux de Cernay (56km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Etampes (24km)
  • Orleans (57km)
  • Rambouillet (58km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Le Mee-sur-Seine (32km)
  • Quiers-sur-Bezonde (33km)
  • Melun (33km)
  • Fleury-les-Aubrais (54km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-la-Ruelle (58km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Malesherbes

Canton: Malesherbes

Arrondissement: Pithiviers

Department: Loiret

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 45330

Distance to Malesherbes

from Orleans (prefecture): 57 km

from Paris: 63 km

from Calais: 298 km

from Nice: 633 km

from Bordeaux: 447 km

from Strasbourg: 395 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Augerville-la-Riviere, Boigneville, Boulancourt, Buthiers, Coudray, Labrosse, Orville and Tousson.

This page in French: Visiter Malesherbes