Touchay tourism, attractions and travel guide

Photo of Touchay in Cher

Visit Touchay: Highlights and Tourist Information

Location of Touchay on map of France

Touchay is situated in the Cher (Loire Valley region) in the center of France at 44 km from Bourges, the department capital. (General information: Touchay is 239 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Culan at 21 km and Nohant-Vic at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Touchay, France: places to visit, tourism and attractions

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

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Cher

Map of places to visit near Touchay and location information

More information about Touchay & region

Cher (local department)

Loire Valley (surrounding region)

Driving distances & route maps

Markets in and near Touchay

Local markets

  • Lignieres: market Monday (5km)
  • Chateaumeillant: market Friday (17km)
  • Saint-Amand-Montrond: market Wednesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Saint-Florent-sur-Cher: market Friday & (31km)
  • Issoudun: market Saturday all day (31km)
  • Dun-sur-Auron: market Saturday (33km)
  • Boussac: market Thursday (40km)
  • Chateauroux: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday all day & Friday (41km)
  • Reuilly: market Friday (43km)
  • Bourges: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (44km)

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

Heritage sites Neuvy-Saint-Sépulchre collegiale St Etienne (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (34km)

National Monuments George Sand House (21km); Bourges Cathedral (43km); Palace Jacques Coeur (44km); Bouges-le-Chateau Castle (55km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) La Chatre (23km)

Churches or other religious monuments Eglise de Saint Martin (Ineuil) (9km); Eglise de Saint-Georges (Saint-Jeanvrin) (13km); Abbaye de La Celle (La Celle) (19km); Abbaye Notre Dame de Noirlac et Saint Etienne Prieuré (Bruere-Allichamps) (19km); Collegiale Saint Etienne (Dun-sur-Auron) (33km); Eglise de Saint Martin (Plaimpied-Givaudins) (37km); Eglise de Saint Germain (Blet) (44km); Eglise de Saint André (Jussy-Champagne) (45km)

Remarkable gardens Jardins du prieuré Notre-Dame-d'Orsan (8km); Les jardins artistiques de Drulon (15km); Jardin du domaine de George Sand (21km); Jardins du château d'Ainay-le-Vieil (36km); Les Prés Fichaux (44km); Jardin du château de Bouges (55km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé) (see also historical French towns) Bourges (44km)

Sites of natural beauty Foret de Troncais (39km)

Towns of Art and history Montlucon (51km)

Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Vatan (51km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Saint-Amand-Montrond (22km); Issoudun (31km); Chateauroux (41km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Touchay

Canton: Lignières

Arrondissement: Saint-Amand-Montrond

Department: Cher

Region: Loire Valley

Postcode: 18160

Distance to Touchay

from Bourges (prefecture): 44 km

from Paris: 239 km

from Calais: 472 km

from Nice: 518 km

from Bordeaux: 300 km

from Strasbourg: 464 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Touchay): Ids-Saint-Roch, Lignieres, Rezay, Saint-Hilaire-en-Lignieres and Saint-Pierre-les-Bois.

This page in French: Visitez Touchay

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