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Diors tourism and travel guide

Photo of Diors in Indre

Photo is of Chateauroux at 9 km from Diors

Visit Diors: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateauroux at 9 km and Issoudun at 20 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Diors, 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 Diors in Centre-Loire Valley.

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



at 9 km (direction west)

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

See Chateauroux guide


at 20 km (direction north-east)

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

See Issoudun guide


at 23 km (direction south-east)

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

See Saint-Chartier guide


at 23 km (direction south-east)

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

See Nohant-Vic guide
La Chatre

La Chatre

at 30 km (direction south-east)

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

See La Chatre guide


at 34 km (direction south-west)

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

See Argenton-sur-Creuse guide


Most Beautiful Village at 38 km (direction south-west)

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

See Gargilesse-Dampierre guide
Chateau de Valencay

Chateau de Valencay

Castle at 42 km (direction north-west)

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

See Chateau de Valencay guide


at 42 km (direction north-west)

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

See Valencay guide
Brenne Regional Natural Park

Brenne Regional Natural Park

Natural Parc at 46 km (direction west)

This quiet region of small lakes and fields is...

See Brenne Regional Natural Park guide


at 47 km (direction 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 51 km (direction east-south-east), in the Cher department

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

See Culan guide
Bourges Palais Jacques-Coeur

Bourges Palais Jacques-Coeur

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

The Palais Jacques-Coeur is a charming medieval palace with impressive...

See Bourges Palais Jacques-Coeur guide


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

Although Bourges is known for its stunning cathedral, it...

See Bourges guide

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

Map of places to visit near Diors


Markets in and near Diors

  • Chateauroux: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday all day & Friday (9km)
  • Issoudun: market Saturday all day (20km)
  • Villedieu-sur-Indre: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Levroux: market Monday (23km)
  • Vatan: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Lignieres: market Monday (29km)
  • Buzancais: market Friday (31km)
  • Reuilly: market Friday (34km)
  • Argenton-sur-Creuse: market Saturday (35km)
  • Gracay: market Thursday (36km)

Hotels near Diors

More information about Diors, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Diors, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ineuil) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Georges (Saint-Jeanvrin) (41km)
  • St Aignan de Brinay (Brinay) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du domaine de George Sand (23km)
  • Jardin du château de Bouges (26km)
  • Jardins du prieuré Notre-Dame-d'Orsan (37km)
  • Les jardins artistiques de Drulon (48km)
  • Les Prés Fichaux (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Etangs de la Brenne (47km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Vatan (28km)
  • Eguzon-Chantome (46km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Diors is in the eastern-center of France at 9 kilometres from Chateauroux, the department capital (general information: Diors is 229 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Diors

Canton: Ardentes

Arrondissement: Châteauroux

Department: Indre

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 36130

Distance to Diors

from Chateauroux (prefecture): 9 km

from Paris: 229 km

from Calais: 459 km

from Nice: 550 km

from Bordeaux: 288 km

from Strasbourg: 485 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 Diors from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Etrechet, Maron, Montierchaume and Sainte-Fauste.

This page in French: Visiter Diors

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