Orléans is well known for its cultural dynamism and the many activities it offers.
Located in the Loire Valley, which is registered in the world heritage of UNESCO, Orléans is full of place to discover.
Cultural activities : Museums, art gallery, concert, exhibitions, Orleans offers many fulfilling cultural activities
Some ideas: l’hôtel Groslot, FRAC museum, Loire festival, Joan of Arc Festival, theater, Zenith, jazz festival
In Orleans you will find the most famous national brands, and, if you prefer the traditional shops, there are all close to the Patio Saint Marceau
Gardens & environment
Orleans is a green city. The “Parc Floral” and the “Jardin des plantes” show many species. If you want to take a ride along the water, choose the Loire River back to the Charlemagne island, the path next to the Loiret or go to the “pointe de Courpain”.
Sports and Entertainment
Loire à vélo, kayak excursions, tennis (Open d’Orléans), cinema, boat rides, bowling : there is all activities that can please you
Châteaux of the Loire Valley
treasure of the French heritage, Orleans is located in the Châteaux of the Loire Valley tour (Cheverny, Chambord, la Ferté Saint Aubin …
Gastronomy : discover all the traditional dishes of the region : Jargeau’s andouillette, Martin Pouret’s vinegar, tarte Tatin, Olivet’s dried pear
Art: the Gien Faïencerie is well known around the world and opens its doors in order to let you discover its expertise.