Best Things To Do in Orleans, France

Have you ever visited a new place and felt ‘wow’ about it? For many visitors, it happens at Orleans.

Orleans may not be as popular as other cities in France, but don’t let that fool you. Orleans is a smaller but beautiful upcoming tourist destination that is worth a visit. You will be surprised by some of the unique things to do and places you can explore at this hidden destination.

You might wish to revisit it someday again, to take a break and relax at Orleans.

If you have plans to visit France and are not sure if Orleans should be included in your itinerary, keep reading. In this list, we have put together some of the things to do in Orleans and around. We have a hunch that if you include this city in your travel plans, you will be thrilled you did so.

Tourist Attractions in Orleans

Here is the list of things to do in Orleans and tourist attractions in city.

  1. Antidote

    Address: 32 rue de l'empereur, 45000 Orléans

    This lovely bar attracts people of all ages and types who like to unwind and have a drink (think beer, sangria and wine) and a classic French snack (charcuterie or cheese). It is also ideal if you enjoy rock music. Phone Number :- 02 38 42 73 17
  2. Rue Jeanne Darc

    Address: 3 pl. du General-de-Gaulle, Orleans, France

    Some of the most “chic” boutiques in the city can be found along the street dedicated to its heroine. You can also find some incredible patisseries so if you are looking for decadence; look no further than this while in Orleans. 
  3. La Tavola

    Address: Halles Châtelet, 45000 Orléans

    For more up market Italian food, it really doesn’t get better than this in Orleans. Considered by many to be the best Italian restaurant in the city, you really can’t stay in Orleans and not visit. The prices are reasonable and the owners Italian.  
  4. Pizzeria Capri

    Address: 103 Bis Rue du Faubourg Madeleine, 45000 Orléans, France

    This Italian restaurant has great service and serves fantastic pizzas and pastas. It isn’t a bad option if you are looking for familiar food with a smile after a long day of seeing Joan of Arc’s old haunts.  Phone Number :- +33 2 38 43 00 00
  5. Le Petit Barcelone

    Address: 218 Rue Bourgogne, 45000 Orléans

    This watering hole has a relaxed atmosphere and there is lots of space to sit around with friends and family and relax over a few glasses of wine or some beer. Highly recommended.  
  6. House Of Joan Of Arc

    Address: 3 pl. du General-de-Gaulle, Orleans, France

    Joan of Arc liberated the town in medieval times and most of the city is dedicated to her. This is the house where she lived and should be on your must see list while in Orleans. Phone Number :- 02-38-52-99-89 
  7. The Cathedral Of St Louis

    Address: 615 Pere Antoine Alley, New Orleans, LA 70116

    A visit to Orleans would also not be complete without a stop at the cathedral. The design is similar to that of Notre Dame and towers above most of the buildings in town. 
  8. Laser Quest Orleans

    4.5 (128 Votes)
    11 Rue Jean Moulin, 45073 Orléans Cedex 2, France