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Orléans Destination Guide

Explore Orléans in France.

Orléans in the region of Centre with it's 124,149 inhabitants is a place in France - some 69 mi (or 111 km) South of Paris, the country's capital city.

Interactive map of Orléans

Current time in Orléans is now 10:15 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Paris" with an UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Oxford, London, Brussels, Versailles, Vennecy or Amiens. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Saran, Saint-Pryve-Saint-Mesmin, Saint-Jean-le-Blanc, Saint-Jean-de-la-Ruelle, Saint-Jean-de-Braye and Chanteau. We saw some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

13°C / 56 °F Sky is clear
Morning Temperature -1°C / 30 °F
Evening Temperature 11°C / 52 °F
Night Temperature 6°C / 43 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 78%
Air Pressure 1034.3 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Saturday, 23rd of February 2019
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 12°C (54 °F)
Night: 2°C (36 °F)
Sunday, 24th of February 2019
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 11°C (52 °F)
Night: 3°C (37 °F)
Monday, 25th of February 2019
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 14°C (57 °F)
Night: 3°C (37 °F)

Videos

Learn French - Travel Institut Orléans

02:51 min ( May 29, 2012 by Travelinstitut)
Views: 220 - Rating: 5/5

Learn French and feel French in France with Travel Institut, French language school located in the heart of the Loire Valley in Orléans www.facebook.com

Orléans France

01:49 min ( August 04, 2012 by bestnomads)
Views: 446 - Rating: 5/5

Orléans is located on the Loire River where the river curves south towards the Massif Central. Orléans belongs to the vallée de la Loire sector between Sully-sur-Loire and Chalonnes-sur-Loire, whic...


Fêtes de Jeanne d'Arc / Fiestas de Juan...

04:00 min ( May 29, 2012 by sergiogomez93)
Views: 218 - Rating: 5/5

En Orléans, Francia, se lleva acabo cada año la celebración de las "Fiestas de Juana de Arco", en el que hacen una serie de espectáculos en honor a la Doncella de Orléans y Santa Patrona de Franc...

Commémoration entrée Jeanne d'Arc à O...

12:35 min ( April 30, 2012 by clodelle45)
Views: 241 - Rating: 0/5

583èmes fêtes johanniques à Orléans : cortège commémoratif, saynètes de rue, avec l'ascension spectaculaire de la cathédrale par Antoine Le Ménestrel. La suite sur www.obiwi.fr


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Orléans during the next days.

23
Feb
2019

Tournoi De Jeux (samedi Midi)

Beginning: 12:00 pm (12:00).
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Tournoi De Jeux (samedi Midi)

Beginning: 12:00 pm (12:00).
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Apéros Voisins Vivre En Habitat Participatif

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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Jeux Libres (samedi Soir)

Beginning: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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24
Feb
2019

Brunch (dimanche)

Beginning: 11:00 am (11:00).
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Brunch Ludique (dimanche Midi)

Beginning: 12:00 pm (12:00).
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ATTENTION FRAGILE!

Beginning: 03:30 pm (15:30).
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Jeux Apéro (dimanche Soir)

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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26
Feb
2019

Escape Bar (mardi Soir)

Beginning: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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27
Feb
2019

Blind Test (mercredi Soir)

Beginning: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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Interesting facts about this location

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.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 47.9, 1.9 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:511, 6th-century Christian church councils, Orléans, Roman Catholic Church Councils held in France

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.

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Located at 47.9, 1.9 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Arrondissements of Loiret

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.

More reading: Roman Catholic Diocese of Orléans homepage
Located at 47.9, 1.9 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Roman Catholic dioceses in France

Loiret (river)

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.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 47.9, 1.9 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Geography of Loiret, Loire basin, Rivers of Centre (French region), Rivers of France

University of Orléans

The University of Orléans is a French university, in the Academy of Orléans and Tours.

More reading: University of Orléans homepage
Located at 47.9, 1.9 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:13th-century establishments in France, 1793 disestablishments, Educational institutions established in 1960, Educational institutions established in the 13th century, Universities in France, University of Orléans