Azay-le-Ferron tourism and travel guide

Photo of Azay-le-Ferron in Indre

Visit Azay-le-Ferron: highlights and tourist information

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Azay-le-Ferron is situated in the Indre department and Loire Valley region (now part of the Centre-Loire Valley region), in the eastern-center of France at 47 kilometres from Chateauroux, the department capital (general information: Azay-le-Ferron is 242 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Brenne Regional Natural Park at 16 km and La Roche-Posay at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Azay-le-Ferron, 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 Azay-le-Ferron in Centre-Loire Valley.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Azay-le-Ferron

Markets in and near Azay-le-Ferron

  • Preuilly-sur-Claise: market Thursday & Saturday (11km)
  • Mezieres-en-Brenne: market Thursday (11km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Indre: market Friday (17km)
  • La Roche-Posay: market Tuesday & Friday (21km)
  • Palluau-sur-Indre: market Sunday (21km)
  • Le Grand-Pressigny: market Thursday (22km)
  • Le Blanc: market Saturday (24km)
  • Buzancais: market Friday (27km)
  • Ligueil: market Monday (29km)
  • Loches: market Wednesday all day & Saturday (31km)

More information about Azay-le-Ferron, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Azay-le-Ferron, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Brenne (23km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Saint Savin sur Gartempe (Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chauvigny) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Touffou (45km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Etangs de la Brenne (23km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Veuil (46km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • ZooParc de Beauval (49km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Azay-le-Ferron

Canton: Mézières-en-Brenne

Arrondissement: Blanc

Department: Indre

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 36290

Distance to Azay-le-Ferron

from Chateauroux (prefecture): 47 km

from Paris: 242 km

from Calais: 459 km

from Nice: 598 km

from Bordeaux: 258 km

from Strasbourg: 535 km

Getting here

Azay-le-Ferron is in the eastern-center of France. Most visitors fly into a Paris airport and drive from there or arrive in a cross-channel port with Le Havre and Caen about 3-4 hours distance in the car. For driving distances to Azay-le-Ferron from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Martizay and Paulnay.

This page in French: Visiter Azay-le-Ferron