Millancay tourism and travel guide

Photo of Millancay in Loir-et-Cher

Visit Millancay: highlights and tourist information

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Millancay 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 37 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Millancay is 162 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Cheverny at 24 km and Chateau de Chambord at 27 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Millancay, 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 Millancay 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 Millancay

Markets in and near Millancay

  • Romorantin-Lanthenay: market Wednesday all day & Saturday & Friday (10km)
  • Neung-sur-Beuvron: market Saturday (10km)
  • Langon: market Friday (18km)
  • Gievres: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Mennetou-sur-Cher: market Thursday (21km)
  • Bracieux: market Thursday (21km)
  • Salbris: market Thursday & Saturday (21km)
  • Chatres-sur-Cher: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Nouan-le-Fuzelier: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Chabris: market Saturday (23km)

More information about Millancay, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Millancay, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (32km)
  • Talcy Chateau (44km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • St Aignan de Brinay (Brinay) (40km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Benoît sur Loire (Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire Abbey) (57km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Beauregard (31km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (37km)
  • Les prés-Culand (43km)
  • Jardin du château de Talcy (44km)
  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (44km)
  • Parc Floral de la Source (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Vatan (42km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Pierrefitte-sur-Sauldre (29km)
  • Veuil (41km)
  • Saint-Cyr-en-Val (45km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • ZooParc de Beauval (39km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Millancay

Canton: Romorantin-Lanthenay-Nord

Arrondissement: Romorantin-Lanthenay

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 41200

Distance to Millancay

from Blois (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 162 km

from Calais: 390 km

from Nice: 597 km

from Bordeaux: 342 km

from Strasbourg: 462 km

Getting here

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

We have 1 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Loreux.

This page in French: Visiter Millancay