Poilly-Lez-Gien tourism and travel guide

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Visit Poilly-Lez-Gien: highlights and tourist information

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Poilly-Lez-Gien 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 57 kilometres from Orleans, the department capital (general information: Poilly-Lez-Gien is 132 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Gien at 3 km and Briare at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Poilly-Lez-Gien, 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 Poilly-Lez-Gien 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 Poilly-Lez-Gien

Markets in and near Poilly-Lez-Gien

  • Gien: market Wednesday & Saturday (3km)
  • Briare: market Friday (10km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Loire: market Thursday (15km)
  • Sully-sur-Loire: market Monday all day (19km)
  • Beaulieu-sur-Loire: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Chatillon-Coligny: market Friday (24km)
  • Lorris: market Thursday (24km)
  • Aubigny-sur-Nere: market Saturday all day (24km)
  • Vailly-sur-Sauldre: market Friday (25km)
  • Bleneau: market Tuesday (26km)

More information about Poilly-Lez-Gien, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Poilly-Lez-Gien, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Saint Benoît sur Loire (Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire Abbey) (26km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Boiscommun) (43km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame-du-Pré (Donzy) (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Potager du jardin du château de La Bussière (16km)
  • Arboretum national des Barres (21km)
  • Jardins du manoir du Grand Courtoiseau (41km)
  • Arboretum des grandes bruyères (45km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Poilly-Lez-Gien

Canton: Gien

Arrondissement: Montargis

Department: Loiret

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 45500

Distance to Poilly-Lez-Gien

from Orleans (prefecture): 57 km

from Paris: 132 km

from Calais: 368 km

from Nice: 572 km

from Bordeaux: 399 km

from Strasbourg: 395 km

Getting here

Poilly-Lez-Gien 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 Poilly-Lez-Gien from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Gien, Nevoy, Saint-Gondon and Saint-Martin-sur-Ocre.

This page in French: Visiter Poilly-Lez-Gien