Selles-Saint-Denis tourism and travel guide

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Visit Selles-Saint-Denis: highlights and tourist information

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Selles-Saint-Denis 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 50 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Selles-Saint-Denis is 166 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Mehun-sur-Yevre at 35 km and Valencay at 37 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Selles-Saint-Denis, 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 Selles-Saint-Denis 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 Selles-Saint-Denis

Markets in and near Selles-Saint-Denis

  • Salbris: market Thursday & Saturday (11km)
  • Mennetou-sur-Cher: market Thursday (14km)
  • Chatres-sur-Cher: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Langon: market Friday (14km)
  • Romorantin-Lanthenay: market Wednesday all day & Saturday & Friday (14km)
  • Neung-sur-Beuvron: market Saturday (19km)
  • Nouan-le-Fuzelier: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Vierzon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday (21km)
  • Gievres: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Chabris: market Saturday (25km)

More information about Selles-Saint-Denis, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Selles-Saint-Denis, France

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

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • St Aignan de Brinay (Brinay) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Plaimpied-Givaudins) (59km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Bouges (43km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (44km)
  • Les Prés Fichaux (49km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (50km)
  • Jardin du château de Talcy (56km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Vatan (36km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • ZooParc de Beauval (46km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Selles-Saint-Denis

Canton: Salbris

Arrondissement: Romorantin-Lanthenay

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 41300

Distance to Selles-Saint-Denis

from Blois (prefecture): 50 km

from Paris: 166 km

from Calais: 396 km

from Nice: 584 km

from Bordeaux: 343 km

from Strasbourg: 453 km

Getting here

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

We have 1 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Ferte-Imbault.

This page in French: Visiter Selles-Saint-Denis