Montoire-sur-le-Loir tourism and travel guide

Photo of Montoire-sur-le-Loir in Loir-et-Cher

Visit Montoire-sur-le-Loir: highlights and tourist information

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Montoire-sur-le-Loir 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 39 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Montoire-sur-le-Loir is 165 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lavardin at 2 km and Vendome at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Montoire-sur-le-Loir, 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 Montoire-sur-le-Loir 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 Montoire-sur-le-Loir

Markets in and near Montoire-sur-le-Loir

Market days in Montoire-sur-le-Loir: weekly market: Saturday;

  • Montoire-sur-le-Loir: market Saturday (0km)
  • Besse-sur-Braye: market Saturday (12km)
  • Savigny-sur-Braye: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Saint-Ouen: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Chateau-Renault: market Tuesday & Saturday (18km)
  • Saint-Calais: market Thursday all day & Sunday (21km)
  • Pezou: market Thursday (24km)
  • Mondoubleau: market Saturday & Monday all day (25km)
  • Neuvy-le-Roi: market Friday (26km)
  • Herbault: market Monday (27km)

More information about Montoire-sur-le-Loir, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Montoire-sur-le-Loir, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (41km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Cloisters of la Psalette (42km)
  • Talcy Chateau (44km)
  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (50km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du domaine de Sasnières (7km)
  • Jardins du château de Poncé (15km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (33km)
  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (39km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (39km)
  • Le jardin des Prébendes d'Oé (42km)
  • Les jardins du prieuré de Saint-Cosme (43km)
  • Jardin du château de Talcy (44km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cogners (20km)
  • Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire (42km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (27km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Montoire-sur-le-Loir

Canton: Montoire-sur-le-Loir

Arrondissement: Vendôme

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 41800

Distance to Montoire-sur-le-Loir

from Blois (prefecture): 39 km

from Paris: 165 km

from Calais: 363 km

from Nice: 671 km

from Bordeaux: 343 km

from Strasbourg: 519 km

Getting here

Montoire-sur-le-Loir 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 Montoire-sur-le-Loir from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Fontaine-les-Coteaux, Houssay, Lavardin, Les Roches-l'Eveque, Saint-Arnoult, Saint-Jacques-Des-Guerets, Saint-Martin-Des-Bois, Saint-Rimay, Sasnieres, Troo and Villavard.

This page in French: Visiter Montoire-sur-le-Loir