Mennetou-sur-Cher tourism and travel guide

Photo of Mennetou-sur-Cher in Loir-et-Cher

Visit Mennetou-sur-Cher: highlights and tourist information

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Mennetou-sur-Cher 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 54 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Mennetou-sur-Cher is 180 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.

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Mennetou-sur-Cher, 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 Mennetou-sur-Cher 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 Mennetou-sur-Cher

Markets in and near Mennetou-sur-Cher

Market days in Mennetou-sur-Cher: weekly market: Thursday;

  • Mennetou-sur-Cher: market Thursday (0km)
  • Chatres-sur-Cher: market Tuesday (3km)
  • Langon: market Friday (4km)
  • Romorantin-Lanthenay: market Wednesday all day & Saturday & Friday (14km)
  • Gracay: market Thursday (14km)
  • Gievres: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Vierzon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday (16km)
  • Chabris: market Saturday (16km)
  • Salbris: market Thursday & Saturday (22km)
  • Vatan: market Wednesday (23km)

More information about Mennetou-sur-Cher, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Mennetou-sur-Cher, France

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

National Monuments

  • Bouges-le-Chateau Castle (30km)
  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (44km)
  • Palace Jacques Coeur (45km)
  • Bourges Cathedral (46km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • St Aignan de Brinay (Brinay) (22km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Plaimpied-Givaudins) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Bouges (30km)
  • Les Prés Fichaux (45km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (47km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (54km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Vatan (23km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Veuil (31km)
  • Pierrefitte-sur-Sauldre (34km)
  • Issoudun (37km)
  • Aubigny-sur-Nere (49km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • ZooParc de Beauval (39km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Mennetou-sur-Cher

Canton: Mennetou-sur-Cher

Arrondissement: Romorantin-Lanthenay

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 41320

Distance to Mennetou-sur-Cher

from Blois (prefecture): 54 km

from Paris: 180 km

from Calais: 409 km

from Nice: 578 km

from Bordeaux: 330 km

from Strasbourg: 462 km

Getting here

Mennetou-sur-Cher 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 Mennetou-sur-Cher from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chatres-sur-Cher, Langon, Maray, Saint-Georges-sur-la-Pree, Saint-Loup and Thenioux.

This page in French: Visiter Mennetou-sur-Cher