Saint-Loup tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Loup: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Loup 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 53 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Saint-Loup is 181 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Valencay at 24 km and Chateau de Valencay at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Loup, 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-Loup 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-Loup

Markets in and near Saint-Loup

  • Mennetou-sur-Cher: market Thursday (2km)
  • Langon: market Friday (2km)
  • Chatres-sur-Cher: market Tuesday (5km)
  • Romorantin-Lanthenay: market Wednesday all day & Saturday & Friday (13km)
  • Gievres: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Gracay: market Thursday (14km)
  • Chabris: market Saturday (14km)
  • Vierzon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday (18km)
  • Vatan: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Selles-sur-Cher: market Thursday all day (22km)

More information about Saint-Loup, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Saint-Loup, France

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

National Monuments

  • Bouges-le-Chateau Castle (28km)
  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (42km)
  • Palace Jacques Coeur (47km)
  • Bourges Cathedral (47km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • St Aignan de Brinay (Brinay) (24km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Bouges (28km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (46km)
  • Les Prés Fichaux (47km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Vatan (22km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Veuil (29km)
  • Pierrefitte-sur-Sauldre (36km)
  • Issoudun (37km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • ZooParc de Beauval (37km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Loup

Canton: Mennetou-sur-Cher

Arrondissement: Romorantin-Lanthenay

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 41320

Distance to Saint-Loup

from Blois (prefecture): 53 km

from Paris: 181 km

from Calais: 410 km

from Nice: 580 km

from Bordeaux: 328 km

from Strasbourg: 464 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chatres-sur-Cher, Langon, Maray, Mennetou-sur-Cher, Saint-Julien-sur-Cher and Villefranche-sur-Cher.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Loup