Capital of the Centre-Val de Loire region and ideally situated on the Loire River, Orleans is surrounded by swathes of stunning countryside—the regions of Sologne, Beauce and Gâtinais—not to mention the Loire Valley and its famous royal châteaux. The city once liberated by Joan of Arc boasts a rich mix of heritage sites and historical landmarks that have put it on the world map. Explore its region, river, history, monuments and attractions, museums, parks and gardens and more.
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