Saint-Jean-de-Braye tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Jean-de-Braye: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Jean-de-Braye 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 5 kilometres from Orleans, the department capital (general information: Saint-Jean-de-Braye is 109 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Cathedral of Sainte-Croix, Orleans at 5 km and Orleans at 5 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Jean-de-Braye, 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-Jean-de-Braye in Centre-Loire Valley.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Saint-Jean-de-Braye

Markets in and near Saint-Jean-de-Braye

  • Fleury-les-Aubrais: market Tuesday & Sunday (4km)
  • Orleans: market every day except Monday (5km)
  • Chateauneuf-sur-Loire: market Friday all day (19km)
  • La Ferte-Saint-Aubin: market Thursday (21km)
  • Meung-sur-Loire: market Sunday (23km)
  • Beaugency: market Saturday all day (30km)
  • Toury: market Sunday (32km)
  • Ouzouer-le-Marche: market Friday (33km)
  • Lamotte-Beuvron: market Friday (34km)
  • Saint-Laurent-Nouan: market Friday (34km)

More information about Saint-Jean-de-Braye, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Saint-Jean-de-Braye, France

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

National Monuments

  • Talcy Chateau (42km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Saint Benoît sur Loire (Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire Abbey) (28km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Boiscommun) (34km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc Floral de la Source (8km)
  • Arboretum des grandes bruyères (20km)
  • Les prés-Culand (22km)
  • Jardin du château de Talcy (42km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (60km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Fleury-les-Aubrais (4km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-la-Ruelle (7km)
  • Olivet (7km)
  • Saint-Cyr-en-Val (9km)
  • Quiers-sur-Bezonde (36km)
  • Moutiers (45km)
  • Pierrefitte-sur-Sauldre (46km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Jean-de-Braye

Canton: Saint-Jean-de-Braye

Arrondissement: Orléans

Department: Loiret

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 45800

Distance to Saint-Jean-de-Braye

from Orleans (prefecture): 5 km

from Paris: 109 km

from Calais: 338 km

from Nice: 622 km

from Bordeaux: 394 km

from Strasbourg: 434 km

Getting here

Saint-Jean-de-Braye 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-Jean-de-Braye from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Boigny-sur-Bionne, Bou, Checy, Combleux, Fleury-les-Aubrais, Marigny-les-Usages, Olivet, Orleans, Saint-Denis-en-Val, Saint-Jean-le-Blanc and Semoy.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Jean-de-Braye