Sidebar Menu

Chassignolles tourism and travel guide

Photo of Chassignolles in Indre

Photo is of La Chatre at 6 km from Chassignolles

Visit Chassignolles: highlights and tourist information

To Visit  Attractions 

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

Popular places to visit nearby include La Chatre at 6 km and Nohant-Vic at 11 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Chassignolles, 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 Chassignolles in Centre-Loire Valley.

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

La Chatre

La Chatre

at 6 km (direction north-east)

La Chatre is a small town and quick to explore -...

See La Chatre guide


at 11 km (direction north-north-east)

The 18th century French manor house where George Sand lived...

See Nohant-Vic guide


at 13 km (direction north-north-east)

Take a stroll through the grounds of the castle here...

See Saint-Chartier guide


Most Beautiful Village at 26 km (direction west)

Gargilesse-Dampierre is a very small village, but also very pretty and...

See Gargilesse-Dampierre guide


at 31 km (direction east), in the Cher department

The castle at Culan is one of the most interesting in...

See Culan guide


at 32 km (direction west)

There are several churches of interest here in Argenton-sur-Creuse,...

See Argenton-sur-Creuse guide


at 35 km (direction north-west)

A little remote from the main tourist routes, Chateauroux...

See Chateauroux guide


Most Beautiful Village at 43 km (direction west)

The unspoiled medieval streets in the 'most beautiful village' of Saint-Benoit-de-Sault quickly...

See Saint-Benoit-du-Sault guide


at 47 km (direction west)

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

See Issoudun guide
La Souterraine

La Souterraine

at 48 km (direction west-south-west), in the Creuse department

La Souterraine is one of those 'hard to find'...

See La Souterraine guide

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

Map of places to visit near Chassignolles


Markets in and near Chassignolles

  • Chateaumeillant: market Friday (20km)
  • Lignieres: market Monday (30km)
  • Boussac: market Thursday (30km)
  • Argenton-sur-Creuse: market Saturday (32km)
  • Chateauroux: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday all day & Friday (35km)
  • Saint-Gaultier: market Friday (41km)
  • Gueret: market Thursday all day & Saturday all day (41km)
  • Villedieu-sur-Indre: market Wednesday (46km)
  • Saint-Amand-Montrond: market Wednesday & Saturday (48km)
  • Buzancais: market Friday (56km)

More information about Chassignolles, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Chassignolles, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Neuvy-Saint-Sépulchre collegiale St Etienne (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (12km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • George Sand House (10km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Georges (Saint-Jeanvrin) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ineuil) (37km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Noirlac et Saint Etienne Prieuré (Bruere-Allichamps) (46km)
  • Abbaye de La Celle (La Celle) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du domaine de George Sand (11km)
  • Jardins du prieuré Notre-Dame-d'Orsan (24km)
  • Jardin-arboretum de La Sédelle (29km)
  • Jardins du château d'Ainay-le-Vieil (34km)
  • Les jardins artistiques de Drulon (36km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Pierres Jaumetres (35km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Chassignolles is in the eastern-center of France at 35 kilometres from Chateauroux, the department capital (general information: Chassignolles is 259 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Chassignolles

Canton: Châtre

Arrondissement: Châtre

Department: Indre

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 36400

Distance to Chassignolles

from Chateauroux (prefecture): 35 km

from Paris: 259 km

from Calais: 490 km

from Nice: 524 km

from Bordeaux: 272 km

from Strasbourg: 491 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 Chassignolles from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Fougerolles, La Chatre, Le Magny, Pouligny-Saint-Martin and Saint-Denis-de-Jouhet.

This page in French: Visiter Chassignolles

Back To Top