Groises tourism and travel guide

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Visit Groises: highlights and tourist information

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Groises is situated in the Cher department and Loire Valley region (now part of the Centre-Loire Valley region), in the center of France at 34 kilometres from Bourges, the department capital (general information: Groises is 186 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Sancerre at 14 km and La Charite-sur-Loire at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Groises, 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 Groises 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 Groises

Markets in and near Groises

  • Saint-Satur: market Thursday (15km)
  • Baugy: market Friday (16km)
  • Henrichemont: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Cosne-Cours-sur-Loire: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (24km)
  • Fourchambault: market Sunday (30km)
  • Vailly-sur-Sauldre: market Friday (30km)
  • Bourges: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (34km)
  • Nevers: market Saturday all day (36km)
  • Beaulieu-sur-Loire: market Wednesday (37km)
  • Dun-sur-Auron: market Saturday (41km)

More information about Groises, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Groises, France

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

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) (28km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame-du-Pré (Donzy) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Blet) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Plaimpied-Givaudins) (36km)
  • Collegiale Saint Etienne (Dun-sur-Auron) (40km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les Prés Fichaux (34km)
  • Forgeneuve (36km)
  • Parc floral d'Apremont (38km)

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 (27km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Groises

Canton: Sancergues

Arrondissement: Bourges

Department: Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 18140

Distance to Groises

from Bourges (prefecture): 34 km

from Paris: 186 km

from Calais: 422 km

from Nice: 522 km

from Bordeaux: 371 km

from Strasbourg: 399 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Feux, Jalognes, Lugny-Champagne and Veaugues.

This page in French: Visiter Groises