Meung-sur-Loire tourism and travel guide

Photo of Meung-sur-Loire in Loiret

Visit Meung-sur-Loire: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: Meung sur Loire is a pretty medieval village near Orleans.

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Meung-sur-Loire. For detailed visitor information see the Meung-sur-Loire travel guide.

Meung-sur-Loire 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 18 kilometres from Orleans, the department capital (general information: Meung-sur-Loire is 124 kilometres from Paris).

Attractions in Meung-sur-Loire

The Jardins de Roquelin is a pretty rose garden in the Loire Valley.: Les Jardins de Roquelin

Popular places to visit nearby include Beaugency at 7 km and Orleans at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Meung-sur-Loire, 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 Meung-sur-Loire 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 Loiret

Map of places to visit near Meung-sur-Loire

Markets in and near Meung-sur-Loire

Market days in Meung-sur-Loire: weekly market: Sunday;

  • Meung-sur-Loire: market Sunday (0km)
  • Beaugency: market Saturday all day (7km)
  • Saint-Laurent-Nouan: market Friday (14km)
  • Ouzouer-le-Marche: market Friday (16km)
  • Orleans: market every day except Monday (18km)
  • Mer: market Monday (19km)
  • Fleury-les-Aubrais: market Tuesday & Sunday (20km)
  • La Ferte-Saint-Aubin: market Thursday (22km)
  • Marchenoir: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Montlivault: market Tuesday (28km)

More information about Meung-sur-Loire, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Meung-sur-Loire, France

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

National Monuments

  • Talcy Chateau (20km)
  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (50km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les prés-Culand (0km)
  • Parc Floral de la Source (18km)
  • Jardin du château de Talcy (20km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (38km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (40km)
  • Arboretum des grandes bruyères (43km)
  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (55km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Olivet (16km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-la-Ruelle (16km)
  • Fleury-les-Aubrais (20km)
  • Saint-Cyr-en-Val (21km)
  • Pierrefitte-sur-Sauldre (49km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Meung-sur-Loire

Canton: Meung-sur-Loire

Arrondissement: Orléans

Department: Loiret

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 45130

Distance to Meung-sur-Loire

from Orleans (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 124 km

from Calais: 347 km

from Nice: 630 km

from Bordeaux: 375 km

from Strasbourg: 456 km

Getting here

Meung-sur-Loire 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 Meung-sur-Loire from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Baule, Beaugency, Clery-Saint-Andre, Dry, Le Bardon, Messas and Saint-Ay.

This page in French: Visiter Meung-sur-Loire