Far from the negative image that it may convey, Montargis is a charming city which surprises the visitor by the number of bridges and footbridges dotted throughout the city. There are more than 131 in total! This earned it the nickname of "Venice of the Gâtinais".
Montargis has a population of around 60,000 and is also an important economic hub of the Centre region.
Stay in our hotel and discover one of the main towns of the Loiret department.
A medieval city waiting to be discovered
Montargis is a beautiful medieval city to explore while walking with family or friends. The first wooden castle was built in the 12th century and later rebuilt as a stone castle in the 14th century. It was the residence of many kings of France, including Francis I, Henry IV, Charles V and Charles VII.
Other historical monuments to visit during your stay in our hotel in Montargis include the City Hall (15th century), the Courthouse, Sainte Madeleine church and Prévost Hotel.
While touring the city, you can also admire the beautiful half-timbered houses.
A city of art
Montargis is also a city that will delight art lovers, with a number of interesting museums, such as the Tanneurs Museum, the Girodet Museum, the Fernand Boutet School Museum and the Pailleterie Museum.
You could also visit the “Maison de la Nature et de l’Eau” and the “Maison de la Forêt”.
Things to do in Montargis
Montargis offers lots of things to do during your stay. Embark on a river boat tour, go hiking or biking or even horse riding.
There are also fairs, theatre plays, exhibitions, concerts and cinemas, which make Montargis a lively place to visit.
Montargis is surrounded by pretty villages, such as Amilly, Cepoy, Chalette sur Loing, Pannes and Paucourt.
Now is the time to book your stay in our hotel in Montargis!