Saint-Jean-le-Blanc tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Jean-le-Blanc: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Jean-le-Blanc 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 1 kilometres from Orleans, the department capital (general information: Saint-Jean-le-Blanc is 112 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Cathedral of Sainte-Croix, Orleans at 1 km and Orleans at 1 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Jean-le-Blanc, 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-le-Blanc 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-Jean-le-Blanc

Markets in and near Saint-Jean-le-Blanc

  • Orleans: market every day except Monday (1km)
  • Fleury-les-Aubrais: market Tuesday & Sunday (4km)
  • Meung-sur-Loire: market Sunday (18km)
  • La Ferte-Saint-Aubin: market Thursday (19km)
  • Chateauneuf-sur-Loire: market Friday all day (23km)
  • Beaugency: market Saturday all day (25km)
  • Ouzouer-le-Marche: market Friday (29km)
  • Saint-Laurent-Nouan: market Friday (30km)
  • Lamotte-Beuvron: market Friday (33km)
  • Toury: market Sunday (34km)

More information about Saint-Jean-le-Blanc, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Saint-Jean-le-Blanc, 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-le-Blanc.

National Monuments

  • Talcy Chateau (38km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Saint Benoît sur Loire (Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire Abbey) (31km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Boiscommun) (38km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc Floral de la Source (5km)
  • Les prés-Culand (18km)
  • Arboretum des grandes bruyères (25km)
  • Jardin du château de Talcy (38km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (55km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (56km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Olivet (3km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-la-Ruelle (4km)
  • Fleury-les-Aubrais (4km)
  • Saint-Cyr-en-Val (8km)
  • Quiers-sur-Bezonde (41km)
  • Pierrefitte-sur-Sauldre (46km)
  • Moutiers (46km)
  • Aubigny-sur-Nere (60km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Jean-le-Blanc

Canton: Saint-Jean-le-Blanc

Arrondissement: Orléans

Department: Loiret

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 45650

Distance to Saint-Jean-le-Blanc

from Orleans (prefecture): 1 km

from Paris: 112 km

from Calais: 340 km

from Nice: 624 km

from Bordeaux: 390 km

from Strasbourg: 439 km

Getting here

Saint-Jean-le-Blanc 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-le-Blanc from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Combleux, Fleury-les-Aubrais, La Chapelle-Saint-Mesmin, Olivet, Orleans, Saint-Denis-en-Val, Saint-Hilaire-Saint-Mesmin, Saint-Jean-de-Braye, Saint-Jean-de-la-Ruelle, Saint-Pryve-Saint-Mesmin and Semoy.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Jean-le-Blanc