Garigny tourism and travel guide

Photo of Garigny in Cher

Photo is of La Charite-sur-Loire at 14 km from Garigny

Visit Garigny: highlights and tourist information

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Garigny is situated in the Cher department and Centre-Loire Valley region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Garigny in Centre-Loire Valley.

Popular places to visit nearby include La Charite-sur-Loire at 14 km and Nevers at 23 km.

Garigny, France: places to visit and attractions

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

La Charite-sur-Loire

La Charite-sur-Loire

at 14 km (direction north-east), in the Nievre department

In La Charité-sur-Loire you can visit the abbey church and other monastery buildings...

See La Charite-sur-Loire guide


at 23 km (direction east-south-east), in the Nievre department

The ancient centre of Nevers contains several interesting monuments and houses dating from the...

See Nevers guide


Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction south-east)

The story of the renewal of Apremont-sur-Allier is fascinating, and leads us to the...

See Apremont-sur-Allier guide


at 28 km (direction north-north-west)

The pretty village of Sancerre is best known for the famous wines of the...

See Sancerre guide
Bourges Cathedral

Bourges Cathedral

Cathedral at 37 km (direction west)

The cathedral in Bourges is a 13th century building with remarkable stonework and impressive...

See Bourges Cathedral guide


at 37 km (direction west)

Although Bourges is known for its stunning cathedral, it also has a substantial medieval...

See Bourges guide
Bourges Palais Jacques-Coeur

Bourges Palais Jacques-Coeur

at 37 km (direction west)

The Palais Jacques-Coeur is a charming medieval palace with impressive rooms and fireplaces in...

See Bourges Palais Jacques-Coeur guide


at 56 km (direction north-west)

It is the multi-turreted castle and the Scottish connection that explain the popularity of...

See Aubigny-sur-Nere guide


at 63 km (direction east-north-east), in the Nievre department

The Collegiale Saint-Martin is the principal monument here in the historic centre of Clamecy...

See Clamecy guide

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Map of places to visit near Garigny


Markets in and near Garigny

  • Baugy: market Friday (12km)
  • Fourchambault: market Sunday (17km)
  • Nevers: market Saturday all day (23km)
  • Saint-Satur: market Thursday (28km)
  • Sancoins: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Dun-sur-Auron: market Saturday (33km)
  • Cosne-Cours-sur-Loire: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (36km)
  • Henrichemont: market Wednesday (36km)
  • Bourges: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (37km)
  • Lurcy-Levis: market Monday (40km)

More information about Garigny, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Garigny, France

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

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) (22km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Blet) (24km)
  • Collegiale Saint Etienne (Dun-sur-Auron) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Plaimpied-Givaudins) (34km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame-du-Pré (Donzy) (35km)
  • Abbaye de La Celle (La Celle) (49km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Noirlac et Saint Etienne Prieuré (Bruere-Allichamps) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc floral d'Apremont (23km)
  • Forgeneuve (24km)
  • Les Prés Fichaux (37km)
  • Arboretum de Balaine (51km)

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 (16km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Garigny is in the center of France at 37 kilometres from Bourges, the department capital (general information: Garigny is 201 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Garigny

Canton: Sancergues

Arrondissement: Bourges

Department: Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 18140

Distance to Garigny

from Bourges (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 201 km

from Calais: 436 km

from Nice: 508 km

from Bordeaux: 366 km

from Strasbourg: 399 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chassy, Couy, Jussy-le-Chaudrier, Menetou-Couture, Mornay-Berry, Precy and Saint-Hilaire-de-Gondilly.

This page in French: Visiter Garigny