Montrichard tourism and travel guide

Photo of Montrichard in Loir-et-Cher

Visit Montrichard: highlights and tourist information

To Visit  Attractions 

Montrichard 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 30 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Montrichard is 189 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Chenonceau at 9 km and Chateau de Chaumont at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

You can also

Montrichard, 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 Montrichard 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 Montrichard

Markets in and near Montrichard

Market days in Montrichard: weekly market: Friday;

  • Montrichard: market Friday (0km)
  • Pontlevoy: market Thursday (7km)
  • Monthou-sur-Cher: market Wednesday (8km)
  • Blere: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Saint-Aignan: market Saturday all day (17km)
  • Amboise: market Sunday & Friday (17km)
  • Noyers-sur-Cher: market Sunday (18km)
  • Les Montils: market Saturday (19km)
  • Contres: market Friday (20km)
  • Cormeray: market Tuesday (23km)

More information about Montrichard, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Montrichard, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (21km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (17km)
  • Cloisters of la Psalette (38km)
  • Bouges-le-Chateau Castle (50km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château de Chenonceau (9km)
  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (15km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (26km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (26km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (30km)
  • Le jardin des Prébendes d'Oé (38km)
  • Les jardins du prieuré de Saint-Cosme (40km)
  • Jardin du domaine de Sasnières (46km)
  • Jardin du château de Bouges (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Veuil (36km)
  • Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire (39km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • ZooParc de Beauval (17km)
  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (25km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Montrichard

Canton: Montrichard

Arrondissement: Blois

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 41400

Distance to Montrichard

from Blois (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 189 km

from Calais: 404 km

from Nice: 623 km

from Bordeaux: 310 km

from Strasbourg: 508 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ange, Bourre, Chissay-en-Touraine, Faverolles-sur-Cher, Pontlevoy, Saint-Georges-sur-Cher and Saint-Julien-de-Chedon.

This page in French: Visiter Montrichard