Maray tourism and travel guide

Photo of Maray in Loir-et-Cher

Visit Maray: highlights and tourist information

To Visit  Attractions 

Maray 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 57 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Maray is 182 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Valencay at 26 km and Chateau de Valencay at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

You can also

Maray, 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 Maray 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 Maray

Markets in and near Maray

  • Chatres-sur-Cher: market Tuesday (3km)
  • Mennetou-sur-Cher: market Thursday (3km)
  • Langon: market Friday (6km)
  • Gracay: market Thursday (12km)
  • Vierzon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday (14km)
  • Romorantin-Lanthenay: market Wednesday all day & Saturday & Friday (17km)
  • Gievres: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Chabris: market Saturday (17km)
  • Vatan: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Reuilly: market Friday (22km)

More information about Maray, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Maray, France

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

National Monuments

  • Bouges-le-Chateau Castle (28km)
  • Palace Jacques Coeur (43km)
  • Bourges Cathedral (43km)
  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (47km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • St Aignan de Brinay (Brinay) (20km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Plaimpied-Givaudins) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Bouges (28km)
  • Les Prés Fichaux (43km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (50km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (57km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Vatan (20km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Veuil (30km)
  • Issoudun (34km)
  • Pierrefitte-sur-Sauldre (36km)
  • Aubigny-sur-Nere (50km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • ZooParc de Beauval (40km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Maray

Canton: Mennetou-sur-Cher

Arrondissement: Romorantin-Lanthenay

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 41320

Distance to Maray

from Blois (prefecture): 57 km

from Paris: 182 km

from Calais: 412 km

from Nice: 575 km

from Bordeaux: 328 km

from Strasbourg: 462 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chatres-sur-Cher, Genouilly, Langon, Mennetou-sur-Cher, Saint-Georges-sur-la-Pree, Saint-Loup and Thenioux.

This page in French: Visiter Maray