Renay tourism and travel guide

Photo of Renay in Loir-et-Cher

Visit Renay: highlights and tourist information

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Renay 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 30 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Renay is 143 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Vendome at 9 km and Lavardin at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Renay, 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 Renay 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 Renay

Markets in and near Renay

  • Pezou: market Thursday (3km)
  • Saint-Ouen: market Wednesday (7km)
  • Oucques: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Marchenoir: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Cloyes-sur-le-Loir: market Saturday (18km)
  • Droue: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Montoire-sur-le-Loir: market Saturday (25km)
  • Mondoubleau: market Saturday & Monday all day (25km)
  • Herbault: market Monday (27km)
  • Savigny-sur-Braye: market Tuesday (27km)

More information about Renay, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Renay, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Talcy Chateau (22km)
  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (46km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du domaine de Sasnières (22km)
  • Jardin du château de Talcy (22km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (30km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (38km)
  • Jardins du château de Poncé (39km)
  • Les prés-Culand (40km)
  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (40km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cogners (38km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (38km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Renay

Canton: Selommes

Arrondissement: Vendôme

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 41100

Distance to Renay

from Blois (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 143 km

from Calais: 349 km

from Nice: 660 km

from Bordeaux: 360 km

from Strasbourg: 494 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Areines, Busloup, Faye, Freteval, La Chapelle-Encherie, Lignieres, Lisle, Meslay, Pezou, Roce and Saint-Firmin-Des-Pres.

This page in French: Visiter Renay