Ouzouer-sur-Loire tourism and travel guide

Photo of Ouzouer-sur-Loire in Loiret

Visit Ouzouer-sur-Loire: highlights and tourist information

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Ouzouer-sur-Loire is situated in the Loiret department and Loire Valley region (now part of the Centre-Loire Valley region), in the western-centre of France at 45 kilometres from Orleans, the department capital (general information: Ouzouer-sur-Loire is 122 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire Abbey at 14 km and Gien at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ouzouer-sur-Loire, 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 Ouzouer-sur-Loire 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 Ouzouer-sur-Loire

Markets in and near Ouzouer-sur-Loire

  • Sully-sur-Loire: market Monday all day (8km)
  • Lorris: market Thursday (14km)
  • Gien: market Wednesday & Saturday (15km)
  • Chateauneuf-sur-Loire: market Friday all day (22km)
  • Briare: market Friday (23km)
  • Chatillon-Coligny: market Friday (28km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Loire: market Thursday (28km)
  • Aubigny-sur-Nere: market Saturday all day (31km)
  • Chalette-sur-Loing: market Friday (33km)
  • Montargis: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (34km)

More information about Ouzouer-sur-Loire, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Ouzouer-sur-Loire, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Saint Benoît sur Loire (Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire Abbey) (14km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Boiscommun) (31km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Potager du jardin du château de La Bussière (20km)
  • Arboretum national des Barres (22km)
  • Arboretum des grandes bruyères (32km)
  • Parc Floral de la Source (41km)
  • Jardins du manoir du Grand Courtoiseau (42km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Briare (23km)
  • Quiers-sur-Bezonde (26km)
  • Aubigny-sur-Nere (31km)
  • Pierrefitte-sur-Sauldre (37km)
  • Saint-Cyr-en-Val (39km)
  • Olivet (45km)
  • Fleury-les-Aubrais (46km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ouzouer-sur-Loire

Canton: Ouzouer-sur-Loire

Arrondissement: Orléans

Department: Loiret

Region: Loire Valley

Postcode: 45570

Distance to Ouzouer-sur-Loire

from Orleans (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 122 km

from Calais: 357 km

from Nice: 585 km

from Bordeaux: 401 km

from Strasbourg: 401 km

Getting here

Ouzouer-sur-Loire is in the western-centre of France. Most visitors will either fly into one of the airports in Paris (Orly / Charles de Gaulle) or come via a ferry from the UK to a port such as Le Havre and Caen, 3-4 hours drive from here. For driving distances to Ouzouer-sur-Loire from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Dampierre-en-Burly, Les Bordes, Lion-en-Sullias and Saint-Aignan-le-Jaillard.

This page in French: Visiter Ouzouer-sur-Loire