Thenioux tourism and travel guide

Photo of Thenioux in Cher



Visit Thenioux: highlights and tourist information

Thenioux is situated in the Cher (Loire Valley region) in the center of France at 40 km from Bourges, the department capital. (General information: Thenioux is 181 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Valencay at 29 km and Issoudun at 33 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Thenioux, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Thenioux. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.


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Plan your visit to Thenioux

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Map of places to visit near Thenioux

More information about Thenioux & region

Markets in and near Thenioux

Local markets

  • Chatres-sur-Cher: market Tuesday (2km)
  • Mennetou-sur-Cher: market Thursday (5km)
  • Langon: market Friday (8km)
  • Vierzon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday (11km)
  • Gracay: market Thursday (14km)
  • Romorantin-Lanthenay: market Wednesday all day & Saturday & Friday (18km)
  • Gievres: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Chabris: market Saturday (21km)
  • Salbris: market Thursday & Saturday (21km)
  • Reuilly: market Friday (21km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Thenioux, France

Below we show places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Thenioux and wondering what to do next!

National Monuments Bouges-le-Chateau Castle (31km); Palace Jacques Coeur (40km); Bourges Cathedral (41km); Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (49km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Mehun-sur-Yevre (25km); Valencay (29km)

Churches or other religious monuments St Aignan de Brinay (Brinay) (18km); Eglise de Saint Martin (Plaimpied-Givaudins) (49km)

Remarkable gardens Jardin du château de Bouges (31km); Les Prés Fichaux (40km); Parc du château de Beauregard (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé) (see also historical French towns) Bourges (40km); Blois (58km)

Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Vatan (22km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Pierrefitte-sur-Sauldre (33km); Veuil (34km); Issoudun (35km); Aubigny-sur-Nere (46km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park ZooParc de Beauval (43km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Thenioux

Canton: Vierzon 2e Canton

Arrondissement: Vierzon

Department: Cher

Region: Loire Valley

Postcode: 18100

Distance to Thenioux

from Bourges (prefecture): 40 km

from Paris: 181 km

from Calais: 411 km

from Nice: 574 km

from Bordeaux: 331 km

from Strasbourg: 458 km

Getting here

Thenioux is in the center of France. Most visitors fly into Paris and rent a car or drive from one of the channel ports such as Caen or Le Havre, a drive af about 2-3 hours. For driving distances to Thenioux from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Thenioux): Chatres-sur-Cher, Maray, Mennetou-sur-Cher, Mery-sur-Cher and Saint-Georges-sur-la-Pree.

This page in French: Visitez Thenioux