Marcilly-en-Gault tourism and travel guide

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Visit Marcilly-en-Gault: highlights and tourist information

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Marcilly-en-Gault 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 44 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Marcilly-en-Gault is 159 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Cheverny at 32 km and Chateau de Chambord at 32 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Marcilly-en-Gault, 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 Marcilly-en-Gault 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 Marcilly-en-Gault

Markets in and near Marcilly-en-Gault

  • Neung-sur-Beuvron: market Saturday (10km)
  • Salbris: market Thursday & Saturday (14km)
  • Nouan-le-Fuzelier: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Romorantin-Lanthenay: market Wednesday all day & Saturday & Friday (15km)
  • Lamotte-Beuvron: market Friday (19km)
  • Langon: market Friday (20km)
  • Mennetou-sur-Cher: market Thursday (21km)
  • Chatres-sur-Cher: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Gievres: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Bracieux: market Thursday (27km)

More information about Marcilly-en-Gault, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Marcilly-en-Gault, France

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

National Monuments

  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (40km)
  • Talcy Chateau (47km)
  • Palace Jacques Coeur (58km)
  • Bourges Cathedral (58km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • St Aignan de Brinay (Brinay) (37km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Benoît sur Loire (Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire Abbey) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Beauregard (38km)
  • Les prés-Culand (43km)
  • Parc Floral de la Source (43km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (44km)
  • Jardin du château de Talcy (47km)
  • Les Prés Fichaux (58km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Vatan (44km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Pierrefitte-sur-Sauldre (21km)
  • Saint-Cyr-en-Val (41km)
  • Aubigny-sur-Nere (42km)
  • Olivet (44km)
  • Veuil (46km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • ZooParc de Beauval (46km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Marcilly-en-Gault

Canton: Salbris

Arrondissement: Romorantin-Lanthenay

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 41210

Distance to Marcilly-en-Gault

from Blois (prefecture): 44 km

from Paris: 159 km

from Calais: 387 km

from Nice: 592 km

from Bordeaux: 348 km

from Strasbourg: 454 km

Getting here

Marcilly-en-Gault 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 Marcilly-en-Gault from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

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This page in French: Visiter Marcilly-en-Gault