Gron tourism and travel guide

Photo of Gron in Cher

Photo is of La Charite-sur-Loire at 22 km from Gron

Visit Gron: highlights and tourist information

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Gron 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 Gron in Centre-Loire Valley.

Popular places to visit nearby include La Charite-sur-Loire at 22 km and Sancerre at 25 km.

Gron, 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 22 km (direction east-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
Sancerre

Sancerre

at 25 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Sancerre guide
Bourges Cathedral

Bourges Cathedral

Cathedral at 26 km (direction west)

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

See Bourges Cathedral guide
Bourges

Bourges

at 26 km (direction west)

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

See Bourges guide
 
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Bourges Palais Jacques-Coeur

Bourges Palais Jacques-Coeur

at 27 km (direction west)

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

See Bourges Palais Jacques-Coeur guide
Nevers

Nevers

at 34 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
Apremont-sur-Allier

Apremont-sur-Allier

Most Beautiful Village at 35 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Apremont-sur-Allier guide
Mehun-sur-Yevre

Mehun-sur-Yevre

at 40 km (direction west)

The castle and the 11th century Collegiale Notre-Dame are among several sights of importance...

See Mehun-sur-Yevre guide
Aubigny-sur-Nere

Aubigny-sur-Nere

at 47 km (direction north-west)

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

See Aubigny-sur-Nere guide

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Markets in and near Gron

  • Baugy: market Friday (5km)
  • Saint-Satur: market Thursday (26km)
  • Henrichemont: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Bourges: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (26km)
  • Fourchambault: market Sunday (29km)
  • Dun-sur-Auron: market Saturday (29km)
  • Nevers: market Saturday all day (35km)
  • Sancoins: market Wednesday (35km)
  • Cosne-Cours-sur-Loire: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (35km)
  • Vailly-sur-Sauldre: market Friday (38km)

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Tourist attractions near Gron, France

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

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) (17km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Blet) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Plaimpied-Givaudins) (26km)
  • Collegiale Saint Etienne (Dun-sur-Auron) (29km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame-du-Pré (Donzy) (39km)
  • Abbaye de La Celle (La Celle) (45km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Noirlac et Saint Etienne Prieuré (Bruere-Allichamps) (47km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ineuil) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les Prés Fichaux (26km)
  • Parc floral d'Apremont (33km)
  • Forgeneuve (36km)

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 (28km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Aubigny-sur-Nere (47km)
  • Saint-Amand-Montrond (47km)
  • Pierrefitte-sur-Sauldre (62km)
 
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Geography and distances

Gron is in the center of France at 26 kilometres from Bourges, the department capital (general information: Gron is 195 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Gron

Canton: Baugy

Arrondissement: Bourges

Department: Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 18800

Distance to Gron

from Bourges (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 195 km

from Calais: 431 km

from Nice: 519 km

from Bordeaux: 361 km

from Strasbourg: 407 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 Gron from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Baugy, Chaumoux-Marcilly, Etrechy, Sevry, Villabon and Villequiers.

This page in French: Visiter Gron