Monteaux tourism and travel guide

Photo of Monteaux in Loir-et-Cher

Visit Monteaux: highlights and tourist information

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Monteaux 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 20 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Monteaux is 178 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Chaumont at 5 km and Domaine Royal de Château Gaillard at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Monteaux, 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 Monteaux 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 Monteaux

Markets in and near Monteaux

  • Chambon-sur-Cisse: market Saturday (11km)
  • Amboise: market Sunday & Friday (12km)
  • Herbault: market Monday (13km)
  • Les Montils: market Saturday (14km)
  • Pontlevoy: market Thursday (15km)
  • Chailles: market Saturday (16km)
  • Montrichard: market Friday (17km)
  • Chateau-Renault: market Tuesday & Saturday (19km)
  • Blois: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (20km)
  • Blere: market Tuesday (20km)

More information about Monteaux, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Monteaux, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (19km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (18km)
  • Cloisters of la Psalette (34km)
  • Talcy Chateau (40km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (5km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Chenonceau (18km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (18km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (20km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (21km)
  • Jardin du domaine de Sasnières (29km)
  • Le jardin des Prébendes d'Oé (34km)
  • Les jardins du prieuré de Saint-Cosme (36km)
  • Jardin du château de Talcy (40km)
  • Jardins du château de Poncé (46km)
  • Les jardins du château de Villandry (48km)
  • Les prés-Culand (58km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire (35km)
  • Veuil (51km)
  • Cogners (54km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (10km)
  • ZooParc de Beauval (32km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Monteaux

Canton: Herbault

Arrondissement: Blois

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

Postcode: 41150

Distance to Monteaux

from Blois (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 178 km

from Calais: 389 km

from Nice: 637 km

from Bordeaux: 322 km

from Strasbourg: 508 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cangey, Chaumont-sur-Loire, Limeray, Mesland, Mosnes, Onzain, Rilly-sur-Loire and Veuves.

This page in French: Visiter Monteaux