Ignol tourism and travel guide

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Visit Ignol: highlights and tourist information

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Ignol is situated in the Cher department and Loire Valley region (now part of the Centre-Loire Valley region), in the center of France at 37 kilometres from Bourges, the department capital (general information: Ignol is 213 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Apremont-sur-Allier at 19 km and Nevers at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ignol, 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 Ignol 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 Ignol

Markets in and near Ignol

  • Baugy: market Friday (15km)
  • Sancoins: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Fourchambault: market Sunday (19km)
  • Dun-sur-Auron: market Saturday (23km)
  • Nevers: market Saturday all day (24km)
  • Lurcy-Levis: market Monday (27km)
  • Bourges: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (37km)
  • Saint-Amand-Montrond: market Wednesday & Saturday (37km)
  • Saint-Satur: market Thursday (42km)
  • Henrichemont: market Wednesday (45km)

More information about Ignol, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Ignol, France

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

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 Germain (Blet) (12km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Jussy-Champagne) (15km)
  • Collegiale Saint Etienne (Dun-sur-Auron) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Plaimpied-Givaudins) (30km)
  • Abbaye de La Celle (La Celle) (37km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Noirlac et Saint Etienne Prieuré (Bruere-Allichamps) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ygrande) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Bourbon-l'Archambault) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ineuil) (47km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame-du-Pré (Donzy) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc floral d'Apremont (17km)
  • Forgeneuve (26km)
  • Les Prés Fichaux (37km)
  • Arboretum de Balaine (43km)
  • Les jardins artistiques de Drulon (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Foret de Troncais (37km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Pougues-les-Eaux (23km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Amand-Montrond (37km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ignol

Canton: Nérondes

Arrondissement: Saint-Amand-Montrond

Department: Cher

Region: Loire Valley

Postcode: 18350

Distance to Ignol

from Bourges (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 213 km

from Calais: 449 km

from Nice: 501 km

from Bordeaux: 355 km

from Strasbourg: 408 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Croisy, Flavigny, Germigny-l'Exempt, Nerondes, Ourouer-les-Bourdelins and Tendron.

This page in French: Visiter Ignol