Deols tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Chateauroux at 2 km from Deols

Visit Deols: highlights and tourist information

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Deols 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 Deols in Centre-Loire Valley.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateauroux at 2 km and Issoudun at 27 km.

Deols, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 2 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Chateauroux guide


at 27 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Issoudun guide


at 29 km (direction south-east)

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

See Nohant-Vic guide


at 29 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Saint-Chartier guide


at 30 km (direction south-west)

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

See Argenton-sur-Creuse guide
La Chatre

La Chatre

at 35 km (direction south-east)

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

See La Chatre guide


Most Beautiful Village at 36 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Gargilesse-Dampierre guide
Brenne Regional Natural Park

Brenne Regional Natural Park

Natural Parc at 38 km (direction west)

This quiet region of small lakes and fields is a perfect place...

See Brenne Regional Natural Park guide
Chateau de Valencay

Chateau de Valencay

Castle at 38 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Chateau de Valencay guide


at 38 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Valencay guide


Most Beautiful Village at 49 km (direction south-west)

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

See Saint-Benoit-du-Sault guide


Most Beautiful Village at 52 km (direction west-north-west), in the Indre-et-Loire department

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

See Montresor guide


at 53 km (direction east-north-east), in the Cher department

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

See Mehun-sur-Yevre guide


at 59 km (direction east-south-east), in the Cher department

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

See Culan guide

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Map of places to visit near Deols


Markets in and near Deols

  • Chateauroux: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday all day & Friday (3km)
  • Villedieu-sur-Indre: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Levroux: market Monday (18km)
  • Buzancais: market Friday (22km)
  • Issoudun: market Saturday all day (26km)
  • Vatan: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Saint-Gaultier: market Friday (30km)
  • Argenton-sur-Creuse: market Saturday (31km)
  • Palluau-sur-Indre: market Sunday (32km)
  • Gracay: market Thursday (37km)

More information about Deols, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Deols, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Bouges-le-Chateau Castle (23km)
  • George Sand House (31km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ineuil) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Georges (Saint-Jeanvrin) (49km)
  • St Aignan de Brinay (Brinay) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Bouges (23km)
  • Jardin du domaine de George Sand (29km)
  • Jardins du prieuré Notre-Dame-d'Orsan (45km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Etangs de la Brenne (40km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Vatan (28km)
  • Eguzon-Chantome (44km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Deols is in the eastern-center of France at 2 kilometres from Chateauroux, the department capital (general information: Deols is 230 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Deols

Canton: Châteauroux-Est

Arrondissement: Châteauroux

Department: Indre

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 36130

Distance to Deols

from Chateauroux (prefecture): 2 km

from Paris: 230 km

from Calais: 458 km

from Nice: 557 km

from Bordeaux: 283 km

from Strasbourg: 493 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 Deols from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chateauroux, Montierchaume, Saint-Maur and Villers-les-Ormes.

This page in French: Visiter Deols