Loiret

Saint-Benoît-sur-Loire

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Saint-Benoît-sur-Loire
The Essential
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St Benoit and Max Jacob are associated with the town; the former on account of his relics, venerated here since the 8C; the latter, a 20C poet, made this his place of retreat. The Benedictine basilica has a remarkable tower portal. Nearby is the little church of Germigny des Prés, a rare jewel of Carolingian art and one of France's earliest churches.

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Michelin's recommendations for Saint-Benoît-sur-Loire

Basilica of Saint Benoît sur Loire Basilica of Saint Benoît sur Loire
Basilica of Saint Benoît sur Loire
St-Benoit-sur-Loire
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Château of Sully-sur-Loire
Château of Sully-sur-Loire
Sully-sur-Loire
1:00