Etrechet tourism and travel guide

Photo of Etrechet in Indre

Visit Etrechet: highlights and tourist information

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Etrechet 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 8 kilometres from Chateauroux, the department capital (general information: Etrechet is 235 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateauroux at 8 km and Nohant-Vic at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Etrechet, 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 Etrechet 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 Etrechet

Markets in and near Etrechet

  • Chateauroux: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday all day & Friday (7km)
  • Villedieu-sur-Indre: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Issoudun: market Saturday all day (25km)
  • Levroux: market Monday (26km)
  • Argenton-sur-Creuse: market Saturday (30km)
  • Lignieres: market Monday (30km)
  • Buzancais: market Friday (30km)
  • Saint-Gaultier: market Friday (32km)
  • Vatan: market Wednesday (33km)
  • Reuilly: market Friday (39km)

More information about Etrechet, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Etrechet, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • George Sand House (23km)
  • Bouges-le-Chateau Castle (30km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Brenne (43km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ineuil) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Georges (Saint-Jeanvrin) (40km)
  • St Aignan de Brinay (Brinay) (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du domaine de George Sand (21km)
  • Jardin du château de Bouges (30km)
  • Jardins du prieuré Notre-Dame-d'Orsan (37km)
  • Jardin-arboretum de La Sédelle (45km)
  • Jardins du château d'Ainay-le-Vieil (60km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Etangs de la Brenne (43km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Vatan (33km)
  • Eguzon-Chantome (40km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Chateauroux (7km)
  • Issoudun (25km)
  • Veuil (43km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Etrechet

Canton: Ardentes

Arrondissement: Châteauroux

Department: Indre

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 36120

Distance to Etrechet

from Chateauroux (prefecture): 8 km

from Paris: 235 km

from Calais: 464 km

from Nice: 549 km

from Bordeaux: 283 km

from Strasbourg: 490 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ardentes, Diors and Le Poinconnet.

This page in French: Visiter Etrechet