Montereau tourism and travel guide

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Visit Montereau: highlights and tourist information

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Montereau 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 50 kilometres from Orleans, the department capital (general information: Montereau is 112 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Bellegarde at 18 km and Gien at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Montereau, 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 Montereau 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 Montereau

Markets in and near Montereau

  • Lorris: market Thursday (6km)
  • Sully-sur-Loire: market Monday all day (18km)
  • Gien: market Wednesday & Saturday (19km)
  • Chalette-sur-Loing: market Friday (21km)
  • Chatillon-Coligny: market Friday (21km)
  • Montargis: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (21km)
  • Briare: market Friday (26km)
  • Chateauneuf-sur-Loire: market Friday all day (26km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Loire: market Thursday (32km)
  • Bleneau: market Tuesday (33km)

More information about Montereau, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Montereau, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Saint Benoît sur Loire (Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire Abbey) (20km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Boiscommun) (24km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Arboretum national des Barres (14km)
  • Potager du jardin du château de La Bussière (16km)
  • Arboretum des grandes bruyères (30km)
  • Jardins du manoir du Grand Courtoiseau (32km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Quiers-sur-Bezonde (19km)
  • Briare (26km)
  • Aubigny-sur-Nere (42km)
  • Saint-Cyr-en-Val (45km)
  • Pierrefitte-sur-Sauldre (50km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Montereau

Canton: Lorris

Arrondissement: Montargis

Department: Loiret

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 45260

Distance to Montereau

from Orleans (prefecture): 50 km

from Paris: 112 km

from Calais: 348 km

from Nice: 588 km

from Bordeaux: 414 km

from Strasbourg: 392 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Cour-Marigny, Le Moulinet-sur-Solin, Lorris and Oussoy-en-Gatinais.

This page in French: Visiter Montereau