Sightseeing

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.

l’hôtel Groslot à Orléans

Cultural activities

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

Orléans de nuit

Shopping

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

Jardins & nature : Parc Floral La Source

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

Château de la Ferte-Saint-Aubin

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 …

Poire tapée d’Olivet

Heritage

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.