Monthou-sur-Bievre tourism and travel guide

Photo of Monthou-sur-Bievre in Loir-et-Cher

Visit Monthou-sur-Bievre: highlights and tourist information

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Monthou-sur-Bievre 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 13 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Monthou-sur-Bievre is 172 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Chaumont at 8 km and Blois at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Monthou-sur-Bievre, 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 Monthou-sur-Bievre in Centre-Loire Valley.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Monthou-sur-Bievre

Markets in and near Monthou-sur-Bievre

  • Les Montils: market Saturday (2km)
  • Chailles: market Saturday (7km)
  • Cellettes: market Thursday (9km)
  • Cormeray: market Tuesday (9km)
  • Pontlevoy: market Thursday (10km)
  • Saint-Gervais-la-Foret: market Friday (11km)
  • Chambon-sur-Cisse: market Saturday (11km)
  • Contres: market Friday (12km)
  • Blois: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (13km)
  • Monthou-sur-Cher: market Wednesday (15km)

More information about Monthou-sur-Bievre, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Monthou-sur-Bievre, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (30km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (5km)
  • Talcy Chateau (34km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (8km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (9km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (13km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Chenonceau (24km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (32km)
  • Jardin du château de Talcy (34km)
  • Jardin du domaine de Sasnières (38km)
  • Les prés-Culand (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Vatan (59km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Veuil (43km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (23km)
  • ZooParc de Beauval (26km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Monthou-sur-Bievre

Canton: Contres

Arrondissement: Blois

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 41120

Distance to Monthou-sur-Bievre

from Blois (prefecture): 13 km

from Paris: 172 km

from Calais: 388 km

from Nice: 626 km

from Bordeaux: 327 km

from Strasbourg: 495 km

Getting here

Monthou-sur-Bievre 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 Monthou-sur-Bievre from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cande-sur-Beuvron, Chitenay, Chouzy-sur-Cisse, Feings, Fougeres-sur-Bievre, Les Montils, Ouchamps, Sambin, Seur and Valaire.

This page in French: Visiter Monthou-sur-Bievre