Oucques tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Vendome at 17 km from Oucques

Visit Oucques: highlights and tourist information

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Oucques is situated in the Loir-et-Cher department and Centre-Loire Valley region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Oucques in Centre-Loire Valley.

Popular places to visit nearby include Vendome at 17 km and Beaugency at 26 km.

Oucques, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Vendome

Vendome

at 17 km (direction west)

Now listed as a 'town of art and history', Vendome retains many...

See Vendome guide
Beaugency

Beaugency

at 26 km (direction east), in the Loiret department

A small town on the banks of the Loire River, Beaugency squeezes...

See Beaugency guide
Chateau de Blois

Chateau de Blois

Castle at 26 km (direction south)

One of the most impressive of the Loire castles, the Chateau de...

See Chateau de Blois guide
Blois

Blois

at 27 km (direction south)

The town of Blois, with its castle, cathedral, extensive historic centre and...

See Blois guide
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Chateaudun

Chateaudun

National Monument at 28 km (direction south), in the Eure-et-Loir department

Both the castle and the town along the Loir River make Chateaudun...

See Chateaudun guide
Chateau de Chambord

Chateau de Chambord

Castle at 28 km (direction south-east)

The largest castle in the Loire Valley, Chateau de Chambord exceeds all...

See Chateau de Chambord guide
Meung-sur-Loire

Meung-sur-Loire

at 30 km (direction east), in the Loiret department

Meung sur Loire is a pretty medieval village near Orleans....

See Meung-sur-Loire guide
Les Jardins de Roquelin

Les Jardins de Roquelin

Garden at 30 km (direction east), in the Loiret department

The Jardins de Roquelin is a pretty rose garden in the Loire...

See Les Jardins de Roquelin guide
Lavardin

Lavardin

Most Beautiful Village at 32 km (direction west-south-west)

With a river and ancient bridge below and an ancient castle above...

See Lavardin guide
Chateau de Cheverny

Chateau de Cheverny

Castle at 38 km (direction south-south-east)

Cheverny Castle is perhaps the most opulently furnished of the Loire castles,...

See Chateau de Cheverny guide
Chateau de Chaumont

Chateau de Chaumont

Castle at 39 km (direction south-south-west)

The small village of Chaumont-sur-Loire is dominated by the Chateau de Chaumont,...

See Chateau de Chaumont guide
Orleans

Orleans

at 47 km (direction east), in the Loiret department

The large town of Orleans has a great deal to recommend it:...

See Orleans guide
Hotel Groslot

Hotel Groslot

at 47 km (direction east), in the Loiret department

The Hotel Groslot is a beautiful mansion close to the cathedral in...

See Hotel Groslot guide
Cathedral of Sainte-Croix, Orleans

Cathedral of Sainte-Croix, Orleans

Cathedral at 47 km (direction east), in the Loiret department

The carvings and grandeur of the western facade are the highlight of...

See Cathedral of Sainte-Croix, Orleans guide

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Markets in and near Oucques

Market days in Oucques: weekly market: Wednesday;

  • Oucques: market Wednesday (0km)
  • Marchenoir: market Tuesday (8km)
  • Pezou: market Thursday (12km)
  • Saint-Ouen: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Mer: market Monday (19km)
  • Cloyes-sur-le-Loir: market Saturday (20km)
  • Ouzouer-le-Marche: market Friday (20km)
  • Montlivault: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Saint-Claude-de-Diray: market Tuesday & Friday (25km)
  • Beaugency: market Saturday all day (25km)

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Tourist attractions near Oucques, France

What to do at Oucques? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Oucques.

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Talcy Chateau (13km)
  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (42km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Talcy (13km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (26km)
  • Jardin du domaine de Sasnières (29km)
  • Les prés-Culand (30km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (32km)
  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (39km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (52km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Jean-de-la-Ruelle (44km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (40km)
 
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Geography and distances

Oucques is in the western-centre of France at 26 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Oucques is 139 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Oucques

Canton: Marchenoir

Arrondissement: Blois

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 41290

Distance to Oucques

from Blois (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 139 km

from Calais: 350 km

from Nice: 651 km

from Bordeaux: 362 km

from Strasbourg: 486 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Baigneaux, Beauvilliers, Boisseau, Epiais, Sainte-Gemmes, Vievy-le-Raye and Villeneuve-Frouville.

This page in French: Visiter Oucques

 
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