Chouday tourism and travel guide

Photo of Chouday in Indre

Visit Chouday: highlights and tourist information

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Chouday 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 30 kilometres from Chateauroux, the department capital (general information: Chouday is 217 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Issoudun at 8 km and Mehun-sur-Yevre at 29 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chouday, 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 Chouday 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 Indre

Map of places to visit near Chouday

Markets in and near Chouday

  • Issoudun: market Saturday all day (7km)
  • Saint-Florent-sur-Cher: market Friday & (16km)
  • Lignieres: market Monday (20km)
  • Reuilly: market Friday (20km)
  • Vatan: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Mehun-sur-Yevre: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Chateauroux: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday all day & Friday (30km)
  • Gracay: market Thursday (31km)
  • Bourges: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (32km)
  • Vierzon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday (35km)

More information about Chouday, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Chouday, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Neuvy-Saint-Sépulchre collegiale St Etienne (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (40km)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ineuil) (23km)
  • St Aignan de Brinay (Brinay) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Plaimpied-Givaudins) (31km)
  • Abbaye de La Celle (La Celle) (33km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Noirlac et Saint Etienne Prieuré (Bruere-Allichamps) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Georges (Saint-Jeanvrin) (37km)
  • Collegiale Saint Etienne (Dun-sur-Auron) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Jussy-Champagne) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du domaine de George Sand (31km)
  • Les Prés Fichaux (32km)
  • Jardins du prieuré Notre-Dame-d'Orsan (32km)
  • Jardin du château de Bouges (33km)
  • Les jardins artistiques de Drulon (38km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Vatan (26km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Issoudun (7km)
  • Chateauroux (30km)
  • Saint-Amand-Montrond (39km)
  • Veuil (47km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chouday

Canton: Issoudun-Sud

Arrondissement: Issoudun

Department: Indre

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 36100

Distance to Chouday

from Chateauroux (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 217 km

from Calais: 449 km

from Nice: 541 km

from Bordeaux: 308 km

from Strasbourg: 464 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Conde, Issoudun, Saint-Ambroix and Segry.

This page in French: Visiter Chouday