Bouzais tourism and travel guide

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Visit Bouzais: highlights and tourist information

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Bouzais is situated in the Cher department and Loire Valley region (now part of the Centre-Loire Valley region), in the center of France at 43 kilometres from Bourges, the department capital (general information: Bouzais is 239 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Culan at 20 km and Herisson at 28 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Bouzais, 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 Bouzais 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 Bouzais

Markets in and near Bouzais

  • Saint-Amand-Montrond: market Wednesday & Saturday (3km)
  • Dun-sur-Auron: market Saturday (21km)
  • Lignieres: market Monday (24km)
  • Chateaumeillant: market Friday (26km)
  • Lurcy-Levis: market Monday (35km)
  • Sancoins: market Wednesday (37km)
  • Saint-Florent-sur-Cher: market Friday & (37km)
  • Cosne-d'Allier: market Tuesday (37km)
  • Domerat: market Friday (38km)
  • Montlucon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day (42km)

More information about Bouzais, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Bouzais, France

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

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Noirlac et Saint Etienne Prieuré (Bruere-Allichamps) (5km)
  • Abbaye de La Celle (La Celle) (8km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ineuil) (16km)
  • Collegiale Saint Etienne (Dun-sur-Auron) (21km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Georges (Saint-Jeanvrin) (22km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Blet) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Plaimpied-Givaudins) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Jussy-Champagne) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ygrande) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Bourbon-l'Archambault) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins artistiques de Drulon (9km)
  • Jardins du prieuré Notre-Dame-d'Orsan (21km)
  • Jardins du château d'Ainay-le-Vieil (36km)
  • Jardin du domaine de George Sand (40km)
  • Les Prés Fichaux (43km)
  • Parc floral d'Apremont (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Foret de Troncais (20km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Montmarault (56km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Amand-Montrond (3km)
  • Issoudun (46km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Bouzais

Canton: Saint-Amand-Montrond

Arrondissement: Saint-Amand-Montrond

Department: Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 18200

Distance to Bouzais

from Bourges (prefecture): 43 km

from Paris: 239 km

from Calais: 474 km

from Nice: 502 km

from Bordeaux: 315 km

from Strasbourg: 447 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ainay-le-Vieil, Arcomps, Colombiers, Drevant, La Celette, La Groutte, Nozieres, Orcenais, Orval, Saint-Amand-Montrond and Saint-Georges-de-Poisieux.

This page in French: Visiter Bouzais