Saran tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saran: highlights and tourist information

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Saran 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 6 kilometres from Orleans, the department capital (general information: Saran is 107 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Orleans at 6 km and Hotel Groslot at 6 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saran, 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 Saran 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 Saran

Markets in and near Saran

  • Fleury-les-Aubrais: market Tuesday & Sunday (4km)
  • Orleans: market every day except Monday (6km)
  • Meung-sur-Loire: market Sunday (19km)
  • La Ferte-Saint-Aubin: market Thursday (26km)
  • Ouzouer-le-Marche: market Friday (26km)
  • Beaugency: market Saturday all day (27km)
  • Chateauneuf-sur-Loire: market Friday all day (27km)
  • Toury: market Sunday (28km)
  • Saint-Laurent-Nouan: market Friday (32km)
  • Pithiviers: market Saturday all day (37km)

More information about Saran, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Saran, France

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

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) (36km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Boiscommun) (39km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc Floral de la Source (12km)
  • Les prés-Culand (19km)
  • Arboretum des grandes bruyères (26km)
  • Jardin du château de Talcy (38km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (57km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Fleury-les-Aubrais (4km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-la-Ruelle (4km)
  • Olivet (10km)
  • Saint-Cyr-en-Val (15km)
  • Moutiers (39km)
  • Quiers-sur-Bezonde (42km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saran

Canton: Ingré

Arrondissement: Orléans

Department: Loiret

Region: Loire Valley

Postcode: 45770

Distance to Saran

from Orleans (prefecture): 6 km

from Paris: 107 km

from Calais: 333 km

from Nice: 630 km

from Bordeaux: 394 km

from Strasbourg: 440 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cercottes, Fleury-les-Aubrais, Gidy, Ingre, Orleans, Ormes, Saint-Jean-de-la-Ruelle and Semoy.

This page in French: Visiter Saran