in Loiret of Centre Region, France
- Blois-Le Breuil Airport (36 mi)
- Chartres Champhol Airport (42 mi)
- Toussus-le-Noble Airport (59 mi)
- Paris-Orly Airport (61 mi)
- Bourges Airport (62 mi)
- Tours-Val-de-Loire Airport (64 mi)
- Châteauroux-Déols 'Marcel Dassault' Airport (72 mi)
- Paris-Le Bourget Airport (78 mi)
- Charles de Gaulle International Airport (82 mi)
- Pontoise - Cormeilles-en-Vexin Airport (83 mi)
- Chartres Cathedral (Unesco heritage, 42 mi)
- Palace and Park of Fontainebleau (Unesco heritage, 50 mi)
- Bourges Cathedral (Unesco heritage, 61 mi)
- Palace and Park of Versailles (Unesco heritage, 63 mi)
- The Loire Valley between Sully-sur-Loire and Chalonnes (Unesco heritage, 66 mi)
- Paris, Banks of the Seine (Unesco heritage, 68 mi)
- Provins, Town of Medieval Fairs (Unesco heritage, 79 mi)
- Abbey Church of Saint-Savin sur Gartempe (Unesco heritage, 104 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 47.903 and 1.904 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 47° 54' 10" and E 1° 54' 14"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Euro - EUR
- Spoken languages:
- French, Breton, Corsican, Catalan, Basque, Occitan
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 04:31 AM (Friday)
- Timezone: Europe/Paris
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 7:45 am and 6:25 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -43.954 and -176.560 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Safety Score: 2,6 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to France.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning France. Last Update: 2019-02-21 07:25:31
Delve into Orléans
Orléans in Loiret (Centre Region) with it's 124,149 habitants is a city located in France about 69 mi (or 111 km) south of Paris, the country's capital town.
Current time in Orléans is now 04:31 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named Europe / Paris with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 10 airports closer to Orléans, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in France is Blois-Le Breuil Airport in a distance of 36 mi (or 58 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in France is Chartres Cathedral in a distance of 42 mi (or 68 km), North-West. In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Baigneaux, Pithiviers, Romorantin-Lanthenay, Etampes and Chateaudun. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Best Western Hôtel d'Arc
Hôtel Mercure Orléans Centre
Inter-Hotel Orléans Nord
Comfort Hotel Orléans Sud
Aparthotel Adagio access Orléans
Escale Oceania Orléans
Hôtel des Cèdres
Videos from this area
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Tramway d'Orléans (1)
Tramway d'Orléans (Loiret, France)... La ligne A utilise le matériel Alstom Citadis 301 par alimentation par caténaire. La ligne B utilise le matériel Alstom Citadis 302 par alimentation...
Accident à la fête foraine d'Orléans: témoignage en direct sur Vibration
31.05.2014: Drame à la fête foraine d'Orléans. Témoignage de Pascal Jardini, porte-parole des forains, au micro de Vibration. + d'infos: http://fb.vibration.fr.
© 1 ère compil 14 eme salon des trains miniatures ORLÉANS 2014
ORLÉANS 2014 SALON DU TRAIN MINIATURE DANS LA DERNIERS PARTIE DE LA VIDÉOS ON RETROUVE LES PERSONNAGES D'HERGE MERCI A TOUS LES EXPOSANT(E)S POUR CE ...
Body Art Athlètes de rue Orléans Volume 2
Je vous annonce la vidéo body art athlètes de rue Orléans volume 2. Un montage fait par Abdel réalisateur photographe. Soyez bien attentif. Avec petite promo pour notre ami et partenaire...
Débat - Élections départementales 2015 - Radio Campus Orléans
Débat enregistré pour les élections départementales 2015 dans les locaux de Radio Campus Orléans. Invités : Brigitte Tachot (DLF), Philippe Rabier (PS/EELV), Jean-Pierre Gabelle (UDI/UMP)...
Tram Orléans sous la pleine lune - Tram Orléans bei Vollmond
Short clips of tram route A in the city of Orléans, France in a moonlit night. Kurze Szenen der Straßenbahnlinie A in Orléans, Frankreich, in einer Vollmondnacht.
© 2 éme compil 14 eme salon des trains miniatures ORLÉANS 2014
J'ai créé cette vidéo à l'aide de l'application de montage de vidéos YouTube (http://www.youtube.com/editor). 14 EME SALON DU TRAIN MINIATURE Orléans 2014 vue 2 éme fois en séparé.
Tramway d'Orléans (2)
Tramway d'Orléans (Loiret, France). La ligne A utilise le matériel Alstom Citadis 301 par alimentation par caténaire. La ligne B utilise le matériel Alstom Citadis 302 par alimentation...
Orléans cathédrale Sainte-Croix sonnerie des cloches
Sonnerie des cloches de la cathédrale Sainte-Croix d'Orléans le dimanche 12 août 2007 avant la messe de 10h30. Vue prise depuis la rue Jeanne-d'Arc.
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Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
The Loiret is a 12 km long river in France, left tributary to the Loire River. Its waters come from infiltrations from the Loire. Its course is completely within the Loiret département, to which it gives its name. The Loiret, south of Orléans, with its picturesque former mills, is a popular destination for walking and boating trips. The source of the Loiret is in Orléans-la-Source, and its mouth in Saint-Hilaire-Saint-Mesmin, southwest of Orléans.
The Aérotrain was a Hovertrain developed in France from 1965 to 1977. The lead engineer was Jean Bertin. The goal of the Aérotrain was similar to that of the magnetic levitation train: to suspend the train above the tracks so the only resistance is that of air resistance. Consequently, the Aérotrain could travel at very high speeds without the technical complexity and expensive tracks of magnetic levitation.
Arrondissement of Orléans
The arrondissement of Orléans is an arrondissement of France in the Loiret department in the Centre region. It has 24 cantons and 122 communes.
First Council of Orléans
The First Council of Orléans was convoked by Clovis I in 511. Shortly before his death, Clovis called a synod of Gallic bishops to meet at Orléans to reform the church and create a strong link between the crown and the Catholic episcopate. 33 bishops assisted and passed thirty-one decrees on the duties and obligations of individuals, the right of sanctuary, and ecclesiastical discipline.
Roman Catholic Diocese of Orléans
The Roman Catholic Diocese of Orléans, is a diocese of the Latin Rite of the Roman Catholic church in France. The diocese currently corresponds to the Départment of Loiret. The current bishop is Jacques André Blaquart, appointed in 2010. The diocese has experienced a number of transfers among different metropolitans. In 1622, the diocese was suffragan of the Archdiocese of Paris; previously the diocese had been a suffragan of the Archdiocese of Sens.
University of Orléans
The University of Orléans is a French university, in the Academy of Orléans and Tours.
Orléans Cathedral (Cathédrale Sainte-Croix d'Orléans) is a Gothic catholic cathedral in the city of Orléans, France. It is the seat of the Bishop of Orléans and it was built from 1278 to 1329 and 1601-1829 (after partial destruction in 1568). The cathedral is probably most famous for its association with Joan of Arc. The French heroine attended evening Mass in this cathedral on May 2, 1429, while in the city to lift the siege.
Palais des Sports (Orléans)
Palais des Sports is an indoor sporting arena that is located in the city of Orléans, France. The capacity of the arena is 3,222 people. It is currently the home arena of the French Pro A League professional basketball team Entente Orléanaise.
Saint-Mesmin de Micy Abbey, sometimes referred to as Micy, was an abbey near Orléans at the confluence of the Loire and the Loiret, located on the territory of today's commune of Saint-Pryvé-Saint-Mesmin. It was founded around 501 AD. The land upon which it was built was granted by Clovis I to Saint Euspicius and his nephew Saint Mesmin. Nothing remains of the buildings. From Micy monastery, monastic life spread within and around the diocese of Orleans. St. Liphardus and St.
Jardin des Plantes du Mans
The Jardin des Plantes du Mans (8 hectares), also known as the Jardin d'Horticulture du Mans, is a botanical garden located at 4 Rue de Sinault, Le Mans, Sarthe, Pays de la Loire, France. It is open daily without charge. The garden was created between 1867-1870 to designs by Jean-Charles Alphand, who also designed Paris's Parc Monceau, Bois de Boulogne, and Bois de Vincennes.
Ecole Polytechnique de l'Université d'Orléans
Ecole Polytechnique de l'Université d'Orléans is a French engineering school located in Orléans and more precisely in the district of Orléans-la-source. It is accredited by the French Commission des titres d'ingénieur (CTI) and the European Network for Accreditation of Engineering Education (EUR-ACE). Since the 15th of September 2009, Polytech'Orléans is a member of the Conférence des Grandes Écoles.
Orléans – Bricy Air Base
Orléans – Bricy Air Base (French: Base aérienne 123 « Commandant Charles Paoli ») is a French Air Force (French: Armée de l'Air base. The base is located approximately 6 miles north-northwesst of Ingré near the city of Orléans; about 65 miles south-southwest of Paris. The mission of the base is primarily tactical airlift.
Parc Floral de la Source
The Parc Floral de la Source is a French garden situated to the south of the River Loire, in the La Source neighbourhood of the town of Orléans, in the département of Loiret. With more than visitors in 2007, it is the most visited site in Loiret. The source of the Loiret river is at the centre of the park. The park has been awarded the status of Jardin remarquable by the French Ministry of Culture and the national council of parks and gardens.
Zénith d'Orléans is an indoor sporting arena and concert hall that is located in the city of Orléans, France. The arena, one of a series of similar venues throughout France, has a capacity of 6,900. While it is mainly used for concerts, it also currently serves as the home arena of the French Pro A League professional basketball team Entente Orléanaise for European cup matches like Euroleague and Eurocup games.
The Canal d'Orléans connects the Loire River at Orléans to a junction with the Canal du Loing and the Canal de Briare in the village of Buges near Montargis. It is entirely within the department of Loiret. The canal was begun in 1676 by Robert Mahieux, a timber merchant, when he was authorized to dig a 28 km canal for the shipping of his timber to Montargis. He conceded his canal to the Duke of Orléans who expanded it to connect the Loire River at Combleux and the Loing River.
Gare d'Orléans is a railway station serving the city Orléans, Loiret department, central France. It is situated on the Paris–Bordeaux railway. The Gare d'Orléans is a terminus; TGV and most other long distance trains only serve the nearby Gare des Aubrais-Orléans.
Gare des Aubrais-Orléans
Gare des Aubrais-Orléans is a railway station serving the agglomeration of Orléans, situated in the town Fleury-les-Aubrais, Loiret department, central France. It is situated on the Paris–Bordeaux railway, and it is the northern terminus of the Orléans–Montauban railway. TGV and most other long distance trains only serve the Gare des Aubrais-Orléans, and not the central Gare d'Orléans.
Gare de Chevilly (Loiret)
Chevilly is a railway station in Chevilly, Centre, France. The station was opened on 5 May 1843, and is located on the Paris–Bordeaux railway line. The station is served by TER (local) services operated by the SNCF.
Gare de Cercottes
Cercottes is a railway station in Cercottes, Centre, France. The station was opened on 5 May 1843, and is located on the Paris–Bordeaux railway line. The station is served by TER (local) services operated by the SNCF.
Musée des Beaux-Arts d'Orléans
The Musée des beaux-arts d'Orléans is a museum in the city of Orléans in France. Founded in 1797, it is one of France's oldest provincial museums. Its collections cover the period from the 15th to 20th centuries. The museum owns 2,000 paintings, 700 sculptures, more than 1,200 pieces of decorative arts, 10,000 drawings, 50,000 prints and the second largest collection of pastels in France after that in the Louvre.
George V Bridge, Orléans
The George V Bridge is a road and tram bridge that crosses the Loire in Orléans, France. It is an arched masonry bridge spanning a distance of 325 m. Designed by Jean Hupeau, it was built between 1751 to 1760, at the request of Daniel-Charles Trudaine, administrator and civil engineer.
Sandoz factory Orléans
This plant was built for Sandoz Laboratories by famous architect Jean Tschumi. It was purchased by Marinopoulos in 2001.
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