Rougeou tourism and travel guide

Photo of Rougeou in Loir-et-Cher

Visit Rougeou: highlights and tourist information

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Rougeou 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: Rougeou is 177 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Cheverny at 16 km and Valencay at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Rougeou, 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 Rougeou 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 Rougeou

Markets in and near Rougeou

  • Selles-sur-Cher: market Thursday all day (9km)
  • Contres: market Friday (10km)
  • Gievres: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Noyers-sur-Cher: market Sunday (14km)
  • Chabris: market Saturday (15km)
  • Romorantin-Lanthenay: market Wednesday all day & Saturday & Friday (16km)
  • Saint-Aignan: market Saturday all day (16km)
  • Cormeray: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Monthou-sur-Cher: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Bracieux: market Thursday (21km)

More information about Rougeou, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Rougeou, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (17km)
  • Bouges-le-Chateau Castle (37km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • St Aignan de Brinay (Brinay) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Beauregard (22km)
  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (30km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (30km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Chenonceau (35km)
  • Jardin du château de Bouges (37km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Vatan (38km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Veuil (27km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • ZooParc de Beauval (19km)
  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (45km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Rougeou

Canton: Selles-sur-Cher

Arrondissement: Romorantin-Lanthenay

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 41230

Distance to Rougeou

from Blois (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 177 km

from Calais: 400 km

from Nice: 604 km

from Bordeaux: 325 km

from Strasbourg: 482 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Billy, Chemery, Gy-en-Sologne, Mehers, Mur-de-Sologne and Soings-en-Sologne.

This page in French: Visiter Rougeou