Saint-Denis-sur-Loire tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Denis-sur-Loire in Loir-et-Cher

Visit Saint-Denis-sur-Loire: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Denis-sur-Loire 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 6 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Saint-Denis-sur-Loire is 154 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Blois at 6 km and Blois at 6 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Denis-sur-Loire, 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 Saint-Denis-sur-Loire 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 Saint-Denis-sur-Loire

Markets in and near Saint-Denis-sur-Loire

  • Saint-Claude-de-Diray: market Tuesday & Friday (3km)
  • Montlivault: market Tuesday (5km)
  • Blois: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (6km)
  • Huisseau-sur-Cosson: market Wednesday (6km)
  • Saint-Gervais-la-Foret: market Friday (7km)
  • Cellettes: market Thursday (11km)
  • Chailles: market Saturday (11km)
  • Mer: market Monday (13km)
  • Bracieux: market Thursday (14km)
  • Chambon-sur-Cisse: market Saturday (15km)

More information about Saint-Denis-sur-Loire, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Saint-Denis-sur-Loire, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Saint-Denis-sur-Loire.


  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (44km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Talcy Chateau (17km)
  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (20km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (6km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (10km)
  • Jardin du château de Talcy (17km)
  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (22km)
  • Les prés-Culand (33km)
  • Jardin du domaine de Sasnières (35km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Chenonceau (41km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (43km)
  • Parc Floral de la Source (48km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Olivet (47km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-la-Ruelle (49km)
  • Saint-Cyr-en-Val (49km)
  • Fleury-les-Aubrais (52km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (32km)
  • ZooParc de Beauval (42km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Denis-sur-Loire

Canton: Blois 1er Canton

Arrondissement: Blois

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 41000

Distance to Saint-Denis-sur-Loire

from Blois (prefecture): 6 km

from Paris: 154 km

from Calais: 371 km

from Nice: 631 km

from Bordeaux: 345 km

from Strasbourg: 484 km

Getting here

Saint-Denis-sur-Loire 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 Saint-Denis-sur-Loire from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Blois, Cour-sur-Loire, Huisseau-sur-Cosson, La Chaussee-Saint-Victor, Menars, Montlivault, Saint-Claude-de-Diray, Suevres, Villebarou, Villerbon and Vineuil.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Denis-sur-Loire