Orchaise tourism and travel guide

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Visit Orchaise: highlights and tourist information

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Orchaise 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 10 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Orchaise is 164 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Blois at 10 km and Chateau de Blois at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Orchaise, 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 Orchaise 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 Orchaise

Markets in and near Orchaise

  • Chambon-sur-Cisse: market Saturday (3km)
  • Herbault: market Monday (5km)
  • Blois: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (10km)
  • Chailles: market Saturday (10km)
  • Saint-Gervais-la-Foret: market Friday (13km)
  • Les Montils: market Saturday (13km)
  • Cellettes: market Thursday (16km)
  • Saint-Claude-de-Diray: market Tuesday & Friday (17km)
  • Huisseau-sur-Cosson: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Montlivault: market Tuesday (19km)

More information about Orchaise, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Orchaise, France

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


  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (31km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (19km)
  • Talcy Chateau (27km)
  • Cloisters of la Psalette (44km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (10km)
  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (12km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (15km)
  • Jardin du domaine de Sasnières (24km)
  • Jardin du château de Talcy (27km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (29km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Chenonceau (31km)
  • Le jardin des Prébendes d'Oé (44km)
  • Jardins du château de Poncé (45km)
  • Les prés-Culand (46km)
  • Les jardins du prieuré de Saint-Cosme (46km)

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 (45km)
  • Cogners (51km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (17km)
  • ZooParc de Beauval (40km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Orchaise

Canton: Herbault

Arrondissement: Blois

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 41190

Distance to Orchaise

from Blois (prefecture): 10 km

from Paris: 164 km

from Calais: 376 km

from Nice: 640 km

from Bordeaux: 335 km

from Strasbourg: 499 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chambon-sur-Cisse, Coulanges, Francay, Herbault, Molineuf, Saint-Lubin-en-Vergonnois and Seillac.

This page in French: Visiter Orchaise