Souesmes tourism and travel guide

Photo of Souesmes in Loir-et-Cher

Visit Souesmes: highlights and tourist information

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Souesmes 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 66 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Souesmes is 156 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Aubigny-sur-Nere at 20 km and Mehun-sur-Yevre at 35 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Souesmes, 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 Souesmes 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 Souesmes

Markets in and near Souesmes

  • Salbris: market Thursday & Saturday (10km)
  • Nouan-le-Fuzelier: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Aubigny-sur-Nere: market Saturday all day (20km)
  • Lamotte-Beuvron: market Friday (21km)
  • Vierzon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday (28km)
  • Chatres-sur-Cher: market Tuesday (30km)
  • Neung-sur-Beuvron: market Saturday (30km)
  • Henrichemont: market Wednesday (31km)
  • Mennetou-sur-Cher: market Thursday (31km)
  • Langon: market Friday (33km)

More information about Souesmes, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Souesmes, France

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

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • St Aignan de Brinay (Brinay) (31km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Benoît sur Loire (Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire Abbey) (40km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les Prés Fichaux (45km)
  • Parc Floral de la Source (47km)
  • Les prés-Culand (55km)
  • Potager du jardin du château de La Bussière (56km)
  • Arboretum national des Barres (60km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Vatan (51km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Souesmes

Canton: Salbris

Arrondissement: Romorantin-Lanthenay

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 41300

Distance to Souesmes

from Blois (prefecture): 66 km

from Paris: 156 km

from Calais: 389 km

from Nice: 575 km

from Bordeaux: 360 km

from Strasbourg: 433 km

Getting here

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

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This page in French: Visiter Souesmes