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Torteron tourism, attractions and travel guide

Photo of Torteron in Cher

Photo of Nevers at 15 km from Torteron

Visit Torteron: Highlights and Tourist Information

Torteron is situated in the Cher (Loire Valley region) in the center of France at 43 km from Bourges, the department capital. (General information: Torteron is 209 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Nevers at 15 km and Apremont-sur-Allier at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Torteron, France: places to visit, tourism and attractions

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

photo of Nevers
Nevers 15km
photo of Apremont-sur-Allier
Apremont-sur-Allier 16km
photo of La Charite-sur-Loire
La Charite-sur-Loire 18km
photo of Sancerre
Sancerre 36km
photo of Bourges
Bourges 43km

Map of places to visit near Torteron and location information

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More information about Torteron & region

Cher (local department)

Loire Valley (surrounding region)

Driving distances & route maps

Markets in and near Torteron

Local markets

  • Fourchambault: market Sunday (9km)
  • Nevers: market Saturday all day (15km)
  • Baugy: market Friday (19km)
  • Sancoins: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Lurcy-Levis: market Monday (33km)
  • Dun-sur-Auron: market Saturday (34km)
  • Saint-Satur: market Thursday (36km)
  • La Machine: market Saturday (41km)
  • Cosne-Cours-sur-Loire: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (43km)
  • Bourges: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (43km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Torteron, 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 Torteron and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.

Heritage sites Abbatiale Notre-Dame de La Charité-sur-Loire (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (18km)

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Apremont-sur-Allier (16km)

National Monuments Bourges Cathedral (43km); Palace Jacques Coeur (43km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Sancerre (36km)

Churches or other religious monuments Eglise de Saint Germain (Blet) (23km); Eglise de Saint André (Jussy-Champagne) (25km); Collegiale Saint Etienne (Dun-sur-Auron) (33km); Eglise de Saint Martin (Plaimpied-Givaudins) (39km); Eglise de Notre-Dame-du-Pré (Donzy) (40km); Prieuré de Saint Révérien (Saint-Reverien) (46km); Abbaye de La Celle (La Celle) (48km); Abbaye Notre Dame de Noirlac et Saint Etienne Prieuré (Bruere-Allichamps) (49km)

Remarkable gardens Parc floral d'Apremont (14km); Forgeneuve (17km); Arboretum de Balaine (42km); Les Prés Fichaux (43km); Les jardins artistiques de Drulon (60km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé) (see also historical French towns) Bourges (43km)

Sites of natural beauty Foret de Troncais (46km)

Towns of Art and history Nevers (15km)

Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Pougues-les-Eaux (12km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Saint-Amand-Montrond (48km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Torteron

Canton: Guerche-sur-l'Aubois

Arrondissement: Saint-Amand-Montrond

Department: Cher

Region: Loire Valley

Postcode: 18320

Distance to Torteron

from Bourges (prefecture): 43 km

from Paris: 209 km

from Calais: 444 km

from Nice: 499 km

from Bordeaux: 366 km

from Strasbourg: 397 km

Getting here

Torteron 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 Torteron from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have found 5 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Torteron): Cours-les-Barres, Jouet-sur-l'Aubois, Le Chautay, Menetou-Couture and Saint-Hilaire-de-Gondilly.

This page in French: Visitez Torteron

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