Roce tourism and travel guide

Photo of Roce in Loir-et-Cher

Visit Roce: highlights and tourist information

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Roce 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 27 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Roce is 146 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Vendome at 6 km and Lavardin at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Roce, 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 Roce 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 Roce

Markets in and near Roce

  • Saint-Ouen: market Wednesday (5km)
  • Pezou: market Thursday (6km)
  • Oucques: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Marchenoir: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Cloyes-sur-le-Loir: market Saturday (22km)
  • Montoire-sur-le-Loir: market Saturday (22km)
  • Herbault: market Monday (23km)
  • Savigny-sur-Braye: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Droue: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Mondoubleau: market Saturday & Monday all day (27km)

More information about Roce, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Roce, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Talcy Chateau (23km)
  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (43km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du domaine de Sasnières (19km)
  • Jardin du château de Talcy (23km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (27km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (35km)
  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (37km)
  • Jardins du château de Poncé (37km)
  • Les prés-Culand (41km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cogners (37km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (34km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Roce

Canton: Selommes

Arrondissement: Vendôme

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 41100

Distance to Roce

from Blois (prefecture): 27 km

from Paris: 146 km

from Calais: 353 km

from Nice: 658 km

from Bordeaux: 356 km

from Strasbourg: 497 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Areines, Coulommiers-la-Tour, Faye, La Chapelle-Encherie, Lisle, Meslay, Renay, Saint-Firmin-Des-Pres, Saint-Ouen, Sainte-Anne, Selommes, Vendome and Villetrun.

This page in French: Visiter Roce