Bagneux tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Valencay at 14 km from Bagneux

Visit Bagneux: highlights and tourist information

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Bagneux is situated in the Indre department and Centre-Loire Valley region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Bagneux in Centre-Loire Valley.

Popular places to visit nearby include Valencay at 14 km and Chateau de Valencay at 15 km.

Bagneux, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 14 km (direction west)

The castle is the main attraction in Valencay, but we also suggest a visit...

See Valencay guide
Chateau de Valencay

Chateau de Valencay

Castle at 15 km (direction west)

The renaissance style castle and formal gardens make the Chateau de Valencay among the...

See Chateau de Valencay guide


at 31 km (direction south-east)

There are few important monuments here in Issoudun, but we enjoyed a stroll around...

See Issoudun guide


at 36 km (direction east), in the Cher department

The castle and the 11th century Collegiale Notre-Dame are among several sights of importance...

See Mehun-sur-Yevre guide


Most Beautiful Village at 42 km (direction west), in the Indre-et-Loire department

On the Indrois river, it is the quaint old town, the castle and the...

See Montresor guide
Chateau de Cheverny

Chateau de Cheverny

Castle at 42 km (direction north-west), in the Loir-et-Cher department

Cheverny Castle is perhaps the most opulently furnished of the Loire castles, and also...

See Chateau de Cheverny guide


at 42 km (direction south)

A little remote from the main tourist routes, Chateauroux is quite a sprawling town...

See Chateauroux guide
Bourges Palais Jacques-Coeur

Bourges Palais Jacques-Coeur

at 50 km (direction east), in the Cher department

The Palais Jacques-Coeur is a charming medieval palace with impressive rooms and fireplaces in...

See Bourges Palais Jacques-Coeur guide


at 50 km (direction east), in the Cher department

Although Bourges is known for its stunning cathedral, it also has a substantial medieval...

See Bourges guide
Bourges Cathedral

Bourges Cathedral

Cathedral at 50 km (direction east), in the Cher department

The cathedral in Bourges is a 13th century building with remarkable stonework and impressive...

See Bourges Cathedral guide
Chateau de Chambord

Chateau de Chambord

Castle at 51 km (direction north-north-west), in the Loir-et-Cher department

The largest castle in the Loire Valley, Chateau de Chambord exceeds all expectations with...

See Chateau de Chambord guide
Chateau de Chaumont

Chateau de Chaumont

Castle at 54 km (direction west-north-west), in the Loir-et-Cher department

The small village of Chaumont-sur-Loire is dominated by the Chateau de Chaumont, one of...

See Chateau de Chaumont guide


at 55 km (direction north-west), in the Loir-et-Cher department

The town of Blois, with its castle, cathedral, extensive historic centre and other monuments...

See Blois guide
Chateau de Blois

Chateau de Blois

Castle at 55 km (direction north-west), in the Loir-et-Cher department

One of the most impressive of the Loire castles, the Chateau de Blois is...

See Chateau de Blois guide

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Markets in and near Bagneux

  • Gracay: market Thursday (8km)
  • Chabris: market Saturday (11km)
  • Gievres: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Langon: market Friday (12km)
  • Vatan: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Mennetou-sur-Cher: market Thursday (13km)
  • Valencay: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Chatres-sur-Cher: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Selles-sur-Cher: market Thursday all day (19km)
  • Romorantin-Lanthenay: market Wednesday all day & Saturday & Friday (20km)

More information about Bagneux, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Bagneux, France

What to do at Bagneux? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Bagneux.

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Bouges-le-Chateau Castle (17km)
  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (43km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • St Aignan de Brinay (Brinay) (28km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Bouges (17km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (48km)
  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (54km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Vatan (13km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • ZooParc de Beauval (31km)

Geography and distances

Bagneux is in the eastern-center of France at 42 kilometres from Chateauroux, the department capital (general information: Bagneux is 191 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bagneux

Canton: Saint-Christophe-en-Bazelle

Arrondissement: Issoudun

Department: Indre

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 36210

Distance to Bagneux

from Chateauroux (prefecture): 42 km

from Paris: 191 km

from Calais: 419 km

from Nice: 578 km

from Bordeaux: 317 km

from Strasbourg: 473 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Anjouin, Buxeuil, Dun-le-Poelier, Orville, Saint-Christophe-en-Bazelle and Semblecay.

This page in French: Visiter Bagneux