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Prefontaines tourism and travel guide

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Visit Prefontaines: highlights and tourist information

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Prefontaines 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 62 kilometres from Orleans, the department capital (general information: Prefontaines is 87 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Montargis at 13 km and Bellegarde at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Prefontaines, 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 Prefontaines 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 Loiret

Map of places to visit near Prefontaines


Markets in and near Prefontaines

  • Montargis: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (10km)
  • Chalette-sur-Loing: market Friday (12km)
  • Egreville: market Monday (15km)
  • Nemours: market Wednesday & Saturday (18km)
  • Puiseaux: market Monday (20km)
  • La Chapelle-la-Reine: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Lorris: market Thursday (28km)
  • Courtenay: market Thursday (29km)
  • Malesherbes: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Moret-sur-Loing: market Tuesday (31km)

More information about Prefontaines, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Prefontaines, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

Remarkable gardens

Towns of Art and history

  • Etampes (53km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Quiers-sur-Bezonde (22km)
  • Sens (45km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Prefontaines

Canton: Ferrières-en-Gâtinais

Arrondissement: Montargis

Department: Loiret

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 45490

Distance to Prefontaines

from Orleans (prefecture): 62 km

from Paris: 87 km

from Calais: 322 km

from Nice: 604 km

from Bordeaux: 441 km

from Strasbourg: 377 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chateau-Landon, Courtempierre, Dordives, Girolles and Nargis.

This page in French: Visiter Prefontaines

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