Fougerolles tourism and travel guide

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Visit Fougerolles: highlights and tourist information

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Fougerolles 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 31 kilometres from Chateauroux, the department capital (general information: Fougerolles is 257 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include La Chatre at 9 km and Nohant-Vic at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Fougerolles, 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 Fougerolles 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 Fougerolles

Markets in and near Fougerolles

  • Chateaumeillant: market Friday (26km)
  • Argenton-sur-Creuse: market Saturday (26km)
  • Chateauroux: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday all day & Friday (30km)
  • Lignieres: market Monday (32km)
  • Saint-Gaultier: market Friday (35km)
  • Boussac: market Thursday (36km)
  • Villedieu-sur-Indre: market Wednesday (40km)
  • Gueret: market Thursday all day & Saturday all day (44km)
  • Issoudun: market Saturday all day (44km)
  • Buzancais: market Friday (51km)

More information about Fougerolles, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Fougerolles, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Neuvy-Saint-Sépulchre collegiale St Etienne (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (6km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • George Sand House (11km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Georges (Saint-Jeanvrin) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ineuil) (40km)
  • Abbaye de La Celle (La Celle) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du domaine de George Sand (11km)
  • Jardin-arboretum de La Sédelle (27km)
  • Jardins du prieuré Notre-Dame-d'Orsan (28km)
  • Jardins du château d'Ainay-le-Vieil (40km)
  • Les jardins artistiques de Drulon (41km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Pierres Jaumetres (41km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Chateauroux (30km)
  • Issoudun (44km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Fougerolles

Canton: Neuvy-Saint-Sépulchre

Arrondissement: Châtre

Department: Indre

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 36230

Distance to Fougerolles

from Chateauroux (prefecture): 31 km

from Paris: 257 km

from Calais: 488 km

from Nice: 530 km

from Bordeaux: 270 km

from Strasbourg: 495 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chassignolles, Neuvy-Saint-Sepulchre, Saint-Denis-de-Jouhet and Sarzay.

This page in French: Visiter Fougerolles