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Dunet tourism and travel guide

Photo of Dunet in Indre

Photo is of Saint-Benoit-du-Sault at 8 km from Dunet

Visit Dunet: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Benoit-du-Sault at 8 km and Argenton-sur-Creuse at 22 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Dunet, 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 Dunet in Centre-Loire Valley.

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



Most Beautiful Village at 8 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Saint-Benoit-du-Sault guide


at 22 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Argenton-sur-Creuse guide


Most Beautiful Village at 24 km (direction east)

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

See Gargilesse-Dampierre guide
La Souterraine

La Souterraine

at 30 km (direction south-east), in the Creuse department

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

See La Souterraine guide
Brenne Regional Natural Park

Brenne Regional Natural Park

Natural Parc at 32 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Brenne Regional Natural Park guide


at 32 km (direction south-west), in the Haute-Vienne department

In the small town of Le Dorat you will enjoy...

See Le-Dorat guide


at 33 km (direction west), in the Vienne department

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

See Montmorillon guide


Heritage Site at 35 km (direction west-north-west), in the Vienne department

The highlight here is of course the Abbey of Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe, certainly the...

See Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe guide


Most Beautiful Village at 40 km (direction west-north-west), in the Vienne department

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

See Angles-sur-l'Anglin guide


at 43 km (direction south-west), in the Haute-Vienne department

The small market town of Bellac has some medieval...

See Bellac guide
Lac de Saint-Pardoux

Lac de Saint-Pardoux

at 46 km (direction south), in the Haute-Vienne department

The Lac de Saint-Pardoux s a large leisure lake in the Haute-Vienne...

See Lac de Saint-Pardoux guide


at 49 km (direction north-east)

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

See Chateauroux guide


at 51 km (direction west), in the Vienne department

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

See Chauvigny guide
La Roche-Posay

La Roche-Posay

at 51 km (direction west-north-west), in the Vienne department

The castle donjon and the medieval gateway are the main historical monuments...

See La Roche-Posay guide

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

Map of places to visit near Dunet


Markets in and near Dunet

  • Saint-Gaultier: market Friday (21km)
  • Argenton-sur-Creuse: market Saturday (21km)
  • Le Blanc: market Saturday (25km)
  • Montmorillon: market Wednesday (33km)
  • Saint-Savin: market Friday (34km)
  • Mezieres-en-Brenne: market Thursday (40km)
  • Villedieu-sur-Indre: market Wednesday (46km)
  • Chateauroux: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday all day & Friday (49km)
  • La Roche-Posay: market Tuesday & Friday (51km)
  • Preuilly-sur-Claise: market Thursday & Saturday (51km)

Hotels near Dunet

More information about Dunet, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Dunet, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin-arboretum de La Sédelle (27km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Etangs de la Brenne (24km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Dunet is in the eastern-center of France at 49 kilometres from Chateauroux, the department capital (general information: Dunet is 277 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Dunet

Canton: Saint-Benoît-du-Sault

Arrondissement: Blanc

Department: Indre

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 36310

Distance to Dunet

from Chateauroux (prefecture): 49 km

from Paris: 277 km

from Calais: 500 km

from Nice: 561 km

from Bordeaux: 232 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 Dunet from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chaillac, Lignac, Prissac, Sacierges-Saint-Martin and Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe.

This page in French: Visiter Dunet

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