Genouilly tourism and travel guide

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Visit Genouilly: highlights and tourist information

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Genouilly is situated in the Cher department and Loire Valley region (now part of the Centre-Loire Valley region), in the center of France at 40 kilometres from Bourges, the department capital (general information: Genouilly is 188 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Valencay at 25 km and Chateau de Valencay at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Genouilly, 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 Genouilly in Centre-Loire Valley.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Genouilly

Markets in and near Genouilly

  • Gracay: market Thursday (6km)
  • Chatres-sur-Cher: market Tuesday (8km)
  • Mennetou-sur-Cher: market Thursday (9km)
  • Langon: market Friday (12km)
  • Vierzon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday (14km)
  • Vatan: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Reuilly: market Friday (17km)
  • Chabris: market Saturday (19km)
  • Gievres: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Romorantin-Lanthenay: market Wednesday all day & Saturday & Friday (22km)

More information about Genouilly, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Genouilly, France

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

National Monuments

  • Bouges-le-Chateau Castle (24km)
  • Palace Jacques Coeur (40km)
  • Bourges Cathedral (40km)
  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (50km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • St Aignan de Brinay (Brinay) (18km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Plaimpied-Givaudins) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Bouges (24km)
  • Les Prés Fichaux (40km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (54km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (62km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Vatan (15km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Issoudun (28km)
  • Veuil (29km)
  • Pierrefitte-sur-Sauldre (41km)
  • Chateauroux (45km)
  • Aubigny-sur-Nere (53km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • ZooParc de Beauval (41km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Genouilly

Canton: Graçay

Arrondissement: Vierzon

Department: Cher

Region: Loire Valley

Postcode: 18310

Distance to Genouilly

from Bourges (prefecture): 40 km

from Paris: 188 km

from Calais: 418 km

from Nice: 571 km

from Bordeaux: 324 km

from Strasbourg: 463 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Dampierre-en-Gracay, Gracay, Maray, Saint-Georges-sur-la-Pree and Saint-Outrille.

This page in French: Visiter Genouilly