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Find your perfect car hire at Orléans Train StationLocated in the very heart of France, Orléans is a jewel in the crown of central-northern France. Full of history and oozing sophistication, this medieval town makes for a top road trip destination. Simply collect your Avis hire car from the nearby Orléans Train Station and discover the town’s beauty for yourself, as well as the surrounding Loire Valley.
Plan your journey from Orléans Train StationOverflowing with elegant boulevards, stylish boutiques and plenty of history, Orléans is a spirited, quaint town that charms everyone who visits. Collect your Avis hire car from the nearby Orléans Train Station and delve into its history.
Having liberated the town in medieval times, the legendary heroine, Joan of Arc, is commemorated all over Orléans with a plethora of fascinating museums and monuments to visit. La Maison de Jeanne d’Arc is a must see, as is the Martroi plaza where the Joan of Arc statue is located.
The rue Jeanne d'Arc should be the first port of call for those looking for some retail therapy. Here, some of the chicest boutiques in town are situated, as well as Orléans’ most delicious patisseries. For foodies, head to the rue de Bourgogne where almost all the most mouthwatering restaurants in the town are situated.
In the region surrounding Orléans, some of the most famous and beautiful castles in the Loire Valley are located, and a tour to see them is a must. The Châteaux of Orléans simply cannot be missed while the Château de Chinon and Château d'Azay-le-Rideau are sure to impress. But top of the list should be the Château Royal de Chambord, probably the most famous castle in all of France. About 45 minutes’ drive from Orléans, this expansive fortification is surrounded by immaculate gardens and adorned in Renaissance architecture.
From Orléans Train Station, this historic city awaits your discovery.
Beyond Orléans Train StationFrom the historic sights of Orléans, exploring the delights of the rest of France couldn’t be easier. Situated towards the heart of the country, Orléans is a fantastic starting point for your road trip. With your Avis rental, you can do it all in the ultimate comfort and luxury.
The capital of France and a world renowned travel destination, Paris needs no introduction. An hour and 40 minutes’ drive north along the A10, the ‘City of Light’ awaits. From strolling the glamorous boulevards to visiting iconic sights like the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre, and the artsy left bank of the river Seine, you’re guaranteed to fall in love with Paris in an instant. This is a destination you’ll never forget.
Two hours’ drive north east of Orléans (via the A19), you’ll find Provins, a beautifully preserved French town stuck in a medieval time warp. A designated Unesco World Heritage Site, Provins is still encircled by its centuries old city wall and features an array of striking buildings, meandering streets, underground passageways and an impressive castle. In the summer months, the town goes back to its medieval traditions and hosts jousting tournaments and falconry shows.
With your Avis car hire, it couldn’t be easier to see all of France’s top sights on a road trip through this spellbinding country.