Ternay tourism and travel guide

Photo of Ternay in Loir-et-Cher

Visit Ternay: highlights and tourist information

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Ternay 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 44 kilometres from Blois, the department capital (general information: Ternay is 171 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lavardin at 8 km and Vendome at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ternay, 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 Ternay 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 Ternay

Markets in and near Ternay

  • Montoire-sur-le-Loir: market Saturday (7km)
  • Besse-sur-Braye: market Saturday (11km)
  • Savigny-sur-Braye: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Chateau-Renault: market Tuesday & Saturday (18km)
  • Neuvy-le-Roi: market Friday (20km)
  • Saint-Calais: market Thursday all day & Sunday (22km)
  • Saint-Ouen: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Saint-Paterne-Racan: market Thursday (26km)
  • Neuille-Pont-Pierre: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Chateau-du-Loir: market Saturday (27km)

More information about Ternay, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Ternay, France

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


  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (39km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de l'Epau (Yvre-l'Eveque) (49km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Poncé (10km)
  • Jardin du domaine de Sasnières (12km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (32km)
  • Le jardin des Prébendes d'Oé (38km)
  • Les jardins du prieuré de Saint-Cosme (39km)
  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (41km)
  • Jardin d’atmosphère du Petit Bordeaux (42km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (44km)
  • Les jardins du château de Villandry (48km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cogners (18km)
  • Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire (38km)
  • Coulaines (54km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (28km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ternay

Canton: Montoire-sur-le-Loir

Arrondissement: Vendôme

Department: Loir-et-Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 41800

Distance to Ternay

from Blois (prefecture): 44 km

from Paris: 171 km

from Calais: 366 km

from Nice: 674 km

from Bordeaux: 338 km

from Strasbourg: 525 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Artins, Les Essarts, Les Hayes, Montrouveau, Saint-Jacques-Des-Guerets, Saint-Martin-Des-Bois, Souge and Troo.

This page in French: Visiter Ternay