Etrechy tourism and travel guide

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Visit Etrechy: highlights and tourist information

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Etrechy is situated in the Cher department and Loire Valley region (now part of the Centre-Loire Valley region), in the center of France at 26 kilometres from Bourges, the department capital (general information: Etrechy is 190 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Sancerre at 21 km and La Charite-sur-Loire at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Etrechy, 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 Etrechy 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 Cher

Map of places to visit near Etrechy

Markets in and near Etrechy

  • Baugy: market Friday (9km)
  • Henrichemont: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Saint-Satur: market Thursday (22km)
  • Bourges: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (26km)
  • Cosne-Cours-sur-Loire: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (32km)
  • Fourchambault: market Sunday (32km)
  • Dun-sur-Auron: market Saturday (33km)
  • Vailly-sur-Sauldre: market Friday (34km)
  • Nevers: market Saturday all day (38km)
  • Mehun-sur-Yevre: market Wednesday (38km)

More information about Etrechy, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Etrechy, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint André (Jussy-Champagne) (20km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Plaimpied-Givaudins) (27km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Blet) (29km)
  • Collegiale Saint Etienne (Dun-sur-Auron) (33km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame-du-Pré (Donzy) (37km)
  • Abbaye de La Celle (La Celle) (48km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ineuil) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les Prés Fichaux (26km)
  • Parc floral d'Apremont (37km)
  • Forgeneuve (39km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Pougues-les-Eaux (30km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Etrechy

Canton: Sancergues

Arrondissement: Bourges

Department: Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 18800

Distance to Etrechy

from Bourges (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 190 km

from Calais: 426 km

from Nice: 523 km

from Bordeaux: 363 km

from Strasbourg: 407 km

Getting here

Etrechy is in the center of France. Most visitors fly into Paris and rent a car or drive from one of the channel ports such as Caen or Le Havre, a drive af about 2-3 hours. For driving distances to Etrechy from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Azy, Chaumoux-Marcilly, Gron and Sevry.

This page in French: Visiter Etrechy