Arpheuilles tourism and travel guide

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Visit Arpheuilles: highlights and tourist information

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Arpheuilles is situated in the Cher department and Loire Valley region (now part of the Centre-Loire Valley region), in the center of France at 36 kilometres from Bourges, the department capital (general information: Arpheuilles is 231 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Culan at 31 km and Herisson at 32 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Arpheuilles, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Arpheuilles in Centre-Loire Valley.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!


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

Map of places to visit near Arpheuilles

Markets in and near Arpheuilles

  • Saint-Amand-Montrond: market Wednesday & Saturday (7km)
  • Dun-sur-Auron: market Saturday (11km)
  • Sancoins: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Lurcy-Levis: market Monday (29km)
  • Lignieres: market Monday (29km)
  • Saint-Florent-sur-Cher: market Friday & (34km)
  • Baugy: market Friday (35km)
  • Bourges: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (36km)
  • Chateaumeillant: market Friday (37km)
  • Cosne-d'Allier: market Tuesday (40km)

More information about Arpheuilles, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Arpheuilles, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Arpheuilles.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Noirlac et Saint Etienne Prieuré (Bruere-Allichamps) (9km)
  • Abbaye de La Celle (La Celle) (9km)
  • Collegiale Saint Etienne (Dun-sur-Auron) (11km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Blet) (18km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ineuil) (21km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Jussy-Champagne) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Plaimpied-Givaudins) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Georges (Saint-Jeanvrin) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ygrande) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Bourbon-l'Archambault) (44km)
  • St Aignan de Brinay (Brinay) (55km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins artistiques de Drulon (20km)
  • Jardins du prieuré Notre-Dame-d'Orsan (31km)
  • Les Prés Fichaux (36km)
  • Parc floral d'Apremont (39km)
  • Jardins du château d'Ainay-le-Vieil (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Foret de Troncais (20km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Pougues-les-Eaux (52km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Amand-Montrond (7km)
  • Issoudun (47km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Arpheuilles

Canton: Charenton-du-Cher

Arrondissement: Saint-Amand-Montrond

Department: Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 18200

Distance to Arpheuilles

from Bourges (prefecture): 36 km

from Paris: 231 km

from Calais: 466 km

from Nice: 503 km

from Bordeaux: 325 km

from Strasbourg: 437 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Meillant, Saint-Pierre-les-Etieux and Verneuil.

This page in French: Visiter Arpheuilles