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Douadic tourism and travel guide

Photo of Douadic in Indre

Photo is of Brenne Regional Natural Park at 10 km from Douadic

Visit Douadic: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Brenne Regional Natural Park at 10 km and Angles-sur-l'Anglin at 17 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Douadic, 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 Douadic in Centre-Loire Valley.

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

Brenne Regional Natural Park

Brenne Regional Natural Park

Natural Parc at 10 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Brenne Regional Natural Park guide


Most Beautiful Village at 17 km (direction west), in the Vienne department

The pretty village of Angles sur l'Anglin and the river setting...

See Angles-sur-l'Anglin guide


Heritage Site at 24 km (direction west-south-west), in the Vienne department

The highlight here is of course the Abbey of...

See Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe guide
La Roche-Posay

La Roche-Posay

at 25 km (direction west-north-west), in the Vienne department

The castle donjon and the medieval gateway are the...

See La Roche-Posay guide


at 34 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Argenton-sur-Creuse guide


at 36 km (direction south-west), in the Vienne department

Although it is quite a small town, there is a lot...

See Montmorillon guide


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

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

See Saint-Benoit-du-Sault guide


at 39 km (direction west-south-west), in the Vienne department

We especially enjoyed exploring the castles along the hilltop when...

See Chauvigny guide


Most Beautiful Village at 43 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Gargilesse-Dampierre guide


at 45 km (direction west-north-west), in the Vienne department

The quiet regional town of Chatellerault has some notable 18th century...

See Chatellerault guide


at 46 km (direction east)

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

See Chateauroux guide


at 46 km (direction north-north-west), in the Indre-et-Loire department

Numerous historic monuments make the citadel in Loches a very interesting place...

See Loches guide


Most Beautiful Village at 50 km (direction north-north-west), in the Indre-et-Loire department

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

See Montresor guide


Most Beautiful Village at 68 km (direction north-west), in the Indre-et-Loire department

Explore the lovely stone houses and narrow streets in the...

See Crissay-sur-Manse guide

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

Map of places to visit near Douadic


Markets in and near Douadic

  • Le Blanc: market Saturday (9km)
  • Mezieres-en-Brenne: market Thursday (15km)
  • Preuilly-sur-Claise: market Thursday & Saturday (22km)
  • Saint-Savin: market Friday (24km)
  • La Roche-Posay: market Tuesday & Friday (24km)
  • Saint-Gaultier: market Friday (25km)
  • Palluau-sur-Indre: market Sunday (31km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Indre: market Friday (31km)
  • Buzancais: market Friday (32km)
  • Le Grand-Pressigny: market Thursday (33km)

Hotels near Douadic

More information about Douadic, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Douadic, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Bouges-le-Chateau Castle (57km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Touffou (41km)
  • Jardin-arboretum de La Sédelle (52km)
  • Jardin du château de Bouges (57km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Etangs de la Brenne (9km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Eguzon-Chantome (46km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Douadic is in the eastern-center of France at 46 kilometres from Chateauroux, the department capital (general information: Douadic is 256 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Douadic

Canton: Blanc

Arrondissement: Blanc

Department: Indre

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 36300

Distance to Douadic

from Chateauroux (prefecture): 46 km

from Paris: 256 km

from Calais: 475 km

from Nice: 586 km

from Bordeaux: 246 km

from Strasbourg: 539 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 Douadic from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Linge, Lureuil and Pouligny-Saint-Pierre.

This page in French: Visiter Douadic

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