Saint-Florent tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Florent: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Florent 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 48 kilometres from Orleans, the department capital (general information: Saint-Florent is 130 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Gien at 12 km and Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire Abbey at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Florent, 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-Florent 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 Saint-Florent

Markets in and near Saint-Florent

  • Sully-sur-Loire: market Monday all day (11km)
  • Gien: market Wednesday & Saturday (12km)
  • Briare: market Friday (19km)
  • Lorris: market Thursday (22km)
  • Aubigny-sur-Nere: market Saturday all day (23km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Loire: market Thursday (23km)
  • Chateauneuf-sur-Loire: market Friday all day (27km)
  • Vailly-sur-Sauldre: market Friday (29km)
  • Beaulieu-sur-Loire: market Wednesday (30km)
  • Chatillon-Coligny: market Friday (31km)

More information about Saint-Florent, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Saint-Florent, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Saint Benoît sur Loire (Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire Abbey) (18km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Boiscommun) (39km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Potager du jardin du château de La Bussière (23km)
  • Arboretum national des Barres (27km)
  • Arboretum des grandes bruyères (39km)
  • Parc Floral de la Source (44km)
  • Jardins du manoir du Grand Courtoiseau (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Briare (19km)
  • Aubigny-sur-Nere (23km)
  • Pierrefitte-sur-Sauldre (31km)
  • Quiers-sur-Bezonde (34km)
  • Saint-Cyr-en-Val (41km)
  • Olivet (47km)
  • Fleury-les-Aubrais (49km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-la-Ruelle (51km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Florent

Canton: Sully-sur-Loire

Arrondissement: Orléans

Department: Loiret

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 45600

Distance to Saint-Florent

from Orleans (prefecture): 48 km

from Paris: 130 km

from Calais: 365 km

from Nice: 579 km

from Bordeaux: 394 km

from Strasbourg: 404 km

Getting here

Saint-Florent 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 Saint-Florent from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Lion-en-Sullias and Saint-Gondon.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Florent