Marchenoir tourism and travel guide

Photo of Marchenoir in Loir-et-Cher

Visit Marchenoir: highlights and tourist information

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Marchenoir 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 26 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Marchenoir is 135 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Beaugency at 18 km and Meung-sur-Loire at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Marchenoir, 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 Marchenoir 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 Marchenoir

Markets in and near Marchenoir

Market days in Marchenoir: weekly market: Tuesday;

  • Marchenoir: market Tuesday (0km)
  • Oucques: market Wednesday (8km)
  • Ouzouer-le-Marche: market Friday (14km)
  • Mer: market Monday (14km)
  • Beaugency: market Saturday all day (18km)
  • Pezou: market Thursday (19km)
  • Saint-Laurent-Nouan: market Friday (20km)
  • Montlivault: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Meung-sur-Loire: market Sunday (22km)
  • Cloyes-sur-le-Loir: market Saturday (23km)

More information about Marchenoir, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Marchenoir, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Talcy Chateau (7km)
  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (42km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Talcy (7km)
  • Les prés-Culand (23km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (26km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (32km)
  • Jardin du domaine de Sasnières (36km)
  • Parc Floral de la Source (41km)
  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (42km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (57km)

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 (37km)
  • Olivet (38km)
  • Fleury-les-Aubrais (41km)
  • Saint-Cyr-en-Val (43km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (45km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Marchenoir

Canton: Marchenoir

Arrondissement: Blois

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 41370

Distance to Marchenoir

from Blois (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 135 km

from Calais: 349 km

from Nice: 646 km

from Bordeaux: 365 km

from Strasbourg: 478 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Concriers, Le Plessis-l'Echelle, Madeleine-Villefrouin, Roches, Saint-Laurent-Des-Bois, Saint-Leonard-en-Beauce, Talcy and Vievy-le-Raye.

This page in French: Visiter Marchenoir