Faverdines tourism and travel guide

Photo of Faverdines in Cher

Visit Faverdines: highlights and tourist information

To Visit  Attractions 

Faverdines is situated in the Cher department and Loire Valley region (now part of the Centre-Loire Valley region), in the center of France at 49 kilometres from Bourges, the department capital (general information: Faverdines is 246 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Culan at 14 km and Herisson at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

You can also

Faverdines, 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 Faverdines 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 Faverdines

Markets in and near Faverdines

  • Saint-Amand-Montrond: market Wednesday & Saturday (10km)
  • Chateaumeillant: market Friday (22km)
  • Lignieres: market Monday (26km)
  • Dun-sur-Auron: market Saturday (28km)
  • Domerat: market Friday (32km)
  • Cosne-d'Allier: market Tuesday (34km)
  • Montlucon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day (35km)
  • Lurcy-Levis: market Monday (37km)
  • Boussac: market Thursday (38km)
  • Sancoins: market Wednesday (40km)

More information about Faverdines, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Faverdines, France

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

National Monuments

  • George Sand House (38km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Noirlac et Saint Etienne Prieuré (Bruere-Allichamps) (11km)
  • Abbaye de La Celle (La Celle) (14km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Georges (Saint-Jeanvrin) (19km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ineuil) (20km)
  • Collegiale Saint Etienne (Dun-sur-Auron) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Blet) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Plaimpied-Givaudins) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Jussy-Champagne) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ygrande) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Bourbon-l'Archambault) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins artistiques de Drulon (7km)
  • Jardins du prieuré Notre-Dame-d'Orsan (19km)
  • Jardins du château d'Ainay-le-Vieil (29km)
  • Jardin du domaine de George Sand (39km)
  • Parc floral d'Apremont (53km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Foret de Troncais (19km)
  • Pierres Jaumetres (44km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Montmarault (52km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Amand-Montrond (10km)
  • Issoudun (50km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Faverdines

Canton: Saulzais-le-Potier

Arrondissement: Saint-Amand-Montrond

Department: Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 18360

Distance to Faverdines

from Bourges (prefecture): 49 km

from Paris: 246 km

from Calais: 481 km

from Nice: 498 km

from Bordeaux: 310 km

from Strasbourg: 450 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arcomps, Drevant, La Celette, La Groutte, Saint-Georges-de-Poisieux and Saulzais-le-Potier.

This page in French: Visiter Faverdines