Vannes-sur-Cosson tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire Abbey at 13 km from Vannes-sur-Cosson

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Vannes-sur-Cosson is situated in the Loiret department and Centre-Loire Valley region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Vannes-sur-Cosson in Centre-Loire Valley.

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire Abbey at 13 km and Parc Floral de la Source, Orleans at 25 km.

Vannes-sur-Cosson, France: places to visit and attractions

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire Abbey

Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire Abbey

Abbey at 13 km (direction north-east)

Fans of romanesque architecture will appreciate the many period features in the 12th century...

See Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire Abbey guide
Parc Floral de la Source, Orleans

Parc Floral de la Source, Orleans

Garden at 25 km (direction west-north-west)

The Parc Floral de la Source is an extensive park to the south of...

See Parc Floral de la Source, Orleans guide


at 30 km (direction south-east), in the Cher department

It is the multi-turreted castle and the Scottish connection that explain the popularity of...

See Aubigny-sur-Nere guide
Cathedral of Sainte-Croix, Orleans

Cathedral of Sainte-Croix, Orleans

Cathedral at 31 km (direction west-north-west)

The carvings and grandeur of the western facade are the highlight of the 17th...

See Cathedral of Sainte-Croix, Orleans guide
Arboretum des Grandes Bruyeres

Arboretum des Grandes Bruyeres

Garden at 31 km (direction west-north-west)

The arboretum des Grandes Bruyeres is a fabulous arboretum and garden near Orleans...

See Arboretum des Grandes Bruyeres guide


at 31 km (direction west-north-west)

The large town of Orleans has a great deal to recommend it: a famous...

See Orleans guide
Hotel Groslot

Hotel Groslot

at 31 km (direction west-north-west)

The Hotel Groslot is a beautiful mansion close to the cathedral in Orleans....

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at 32 km (direction east)

To the east of the main Loire Valley, the view across the bridge to...

See Gien guide


at 35 km (direction north-east)

Bellegarde is a small traditional town with an atractive moated castle in the centre...

See Bellegarde guide
Chateau de Chamerolles

Chateau de Chamerolles

Castle at 38 km (direction north-east)

The chateau de Chamerolles is an attractive chateau with a pretty Renaissance garden...

See Chateau de Chamerolles guide
Les Jardins de Roquelin

Les Jardins de Roquelin

Garden at 40 km (direction west-north-west)

The Jardins de Roquelin is a pretty rose garden in the Loire Valley....

See Les Jardins de Roquelin guide


at 40 km (direction west-north-west)

Meung sur Loire is a pretty medieval village near Orleans....

See Meung-sur-Loire guide


at 40 km (direction east)

With the Loire River and the Canal de Briare crossing in the centre of...

See Briare guide


at 44 km (direction west)

A small town on the banks of the Loire River, Beaugency squeezes a remarkable...

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Markets in and near Vannes-sur-Cosson

  • Sully-sur-Loire: market Monday all day (13km)
  • Chateauneuf-sur-Loire: market Friday all day (17km)
  • Lamotte-Beuvron: market Friday (19km)
  • La Ferte-Saint-Aubin: market Thursday (20km)
  • Nouan-le-Fuzelier: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Lorris: market Thursday (30km)
  • Aubigny-sur-Nere: market Saturday all day (30km)
  • Orleans: market every day except Monday (31km)
  • Gien: market Wednesday & Saturday (32km)
  • Fleury-les-Aubrais: market Tuesday & Sunday (32km)

More information about Vannes-sur-Cosson, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Vannes-sur-Cosson, France

What to do at Vannes-sur-Cosson? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Vannes-sur-Cosson.

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

Remarkable gardens

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Cyr-en-Val (22km)
  • Pierrefitte-sur-Sauldre (23km)
  • Olivet (29km)
  • Aubigny-sur-Nere (30km)
  • Fleury-les-Aubrais (32km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-la-Ruelle (33km)
  • Quiers-sur-Bezonde (36km)
  • Briare (39km)

Geography and distances

Vannes-sur-Cosson is in the western-centre of France at 31 kilometres from Orleans, the department capital (general information: Vannes-sur-Cosson is 127 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Vannes-sur-Cosson

Canton: Jargeau

Arrondissement: Orléans

Department: Loiret

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 45510

Distance to Vannes-sur-Cosson

from Orleans (prefecture): 31 km

from Paris: 127 km

from Calais: 360 km

from Nice: 594 km

from Bordeaux: 385 km

from Strasbourg: 422 km

Getting here

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 Vannes-sur-Cosson from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Isdes and Sennely.

This page in French: Visiter Vannes-sur-Cosson