Selles-sur-Cher tourism and travel guide

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Visit Selles-sur-Cher: highlights and tourist information

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Selles-sur-Cher 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 39 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Selles-sur-Cher is 185 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Valencay at 13 km and Chateau de Valencay at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Selles-sur-Cher, 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-sur-Cher 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-sur-Cher

Markets in and near Selles-sur-Cher

Market days in Selles-sur-Cher: weekly market: Thursday all day;

  • Selles-sur-Cher: market Thursday all day (0km)
  • Chabris: market Saturday (8km)
  • Gievres: market Tuesday (9km)
  • Noyers-sur-Cher: market Sunday (12km)
  • Valencay: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Saint-Aignan: market Saturday all day (13km)
  • Romorantin-Lanthenay: market Wednesday all day & Saturday & Friday (17km)
  • Contres: market Friday (18km)
  • Langon: market Friday (21km)
  • Monthou-sur-Cher: market Wednesday (21km)

More information about Selles-sur-Cher, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Selles-sur-Cher, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (25km)
  • Bouges-le-Chateau Castle (28km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • St Aignan de Brinay (Brinay) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Bouges (28km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (31km)
  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (36km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Chenonceau (37km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (39km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Vatan (30km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Veuil (18km)
  • Issoudun (50km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • ZooParc de Beauval (15km)
  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (50km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Selles-sur-Cher

Canton: Selles-sur-Cher

Arrondissement: Romorantin-Lanthenay

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 41130

Distance to Selles-sur-Cher

from Blois (prefecture): 39 km

from Paris: 185 km

from Calais: 409 km

from Nice: 597 km

from Bordeaux: 317 km

from Strasbourg: 484 km

Getting here

Selles-sur-Cher 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-sur-Cher from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Billy, Chatillon-sur-Cher, La Vernelle, Lye and Meusnes.

This page in French: Visiter Selles-sur-Cher