Santeau tourism and travel guide

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Visit Santeau: highlights and tourist information

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Santeau 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 28 kilometres from Orleans, the department capital (general information: Santeau is 86 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Chamerolles at 3 km and Arboretum des Grandes Bruyeres at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Santeau, 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 Santeau 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 Santeau

Markets in and near Santeau

  • Pithiviers: market Saturday all day (11km)
  • Toury: market Sunday (20km)
  • Fleury-les-Aubrais: market Tuesday & Sunday (25km)
  • Chateauneuf-sur-Loire: market Friday all day (25km)
  • Puiseaux: market Monday (26km)
  • Angerville: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Orleans: market every day except Monday (28km)
  • Malesherbes: market Wednesday (30km)
  • Lorris: market Thursday (35km)
  • Etampes: market Tuesday & Saturday all day (38km)

More information about Santeau, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Santeau, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Gatinais Francais (42km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Boiscommun) (18km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Benoît sur Loire (Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire Abbey) (33km)
  • Collegiale de Saint Martin (Etampes) (37km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Etampes) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Basile (Etampes) (39km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Arboretum des grandes bruyères (12km)
  • Parc Floral de la Source (32km)
  • Les prés-Culand (45km)
  • Parc du château de Courances (45km)
  • Arboretum national des Barres (53km)
  • Domaine national de Fontainebleau (53km)
  • Potager du jardin du château de La Bussière (56km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Quiers-sur-Bezonde (23km)
  • Fleury-les-Aubrais (25km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-la-Ruelle (29km)
  • Olivet (31km)
  • Saint-Cyr-en-Val (32km)
  • Moutiers (36km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Santeau

Canton: Pithiviers

Arrondissement: Pithiviers

Department: Loiret

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 45170

Distance to Santeau

from Orleans (prefecture): 28 km

from Paris: 86 km

from Calais: 319 km

from Nice: 628 km

from Bordeaux: 418 km

from Strasbourg: 417 km

Getting here

Santeau 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 Santeau from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Attray, Bouzonville-Aux-Bois, Chilleurs-Aux-Bois, Courcy-Aux-Loges, Escrennes, Jouy-en-Pithiverais, Laas, Mareau-Aux-Bois and Montigny.

This page in French: Visiter Santeau