Jeu-Maloches tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Chateau de Valencay at 16 km from Jeu-Maloches

Visit Jeu-Maloches: highlights and tourist information

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Jeu-Maloches is situated in the Indre 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 Jeu-Maloches in Centre-Loire Valley.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Valencay at 16 km and Valencay at 16 km.

Jeu-Maloches, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Chateau de Valencay

Chateau de Valencay

Castle at 16 km (direction north-east)

The renaissance style castle and formal gardens make the Chateau de Valencay...

See Chateau de Valencay guide


at 16 km (direction north-east)

The castle is the main attraction in Valencay, but we also suggest...

See Valencay guide


Most Beautiful Village at 23 km (direction west-north-west), in the Indre-et-Loire department

On the Indrois river, it is the quaint old town, the castle...

See Montresor guide


at 31 km (direction south-east)

A little remote from the main tourist routes, Chateauroux is quite a...

See Chateauroux guide


at 36 km (direction west), in the Indre-et-Loire department

Numerous historic monuments make the citadel in Loches a very interesting place...

See Loches guide
Brenne Regional Natural Park

Brenne Regional Natural Park

Natural Parc at 37 km (direction south-west)

This quiet region of small lakes and fields is a perfect place...

See Brenne Regional Natural Park guide


at 42 km (direction east)

There are few important monuments here in Issoudun, but we enjoyed a...

See Issoudun guide
Chateau de Chenonceau

Chateau de Chenonceau

Castle at 43 km (direction north-west), in the Indre-et-Loire department

The perfectly lovely Chateau-de-Chenonceau includes a renaissance gallery across the river and...

See Chateau de Chenonceau guide


at 50 km (direction south)

There are several churches of interest here in Argenton-sur-Creuse, and a very...

See Argenton-sur-Creuse guide
Chateau de Chaumont

Chateau de Chaumont

Castle at 53 km (direction north-north-west), in the Loir-et-Cher department

The small village of Chaumont-sur-Loire is dominated by the Chateau de Chaumont,...

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Domaine Royal de Château Gaillard

Domaine Royal de Château Gaillard

Castle at 54 km (direction north-west), in the Indre-et-Loire department

The Domaine Royal de Château Gaillard in Amboise is the first Renaissance...

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Chateau de Clos Lucé at Amboise

Chateau de Clos Lucé at Amboise

Castle at 54 km (direction north-west), in the Indre-et-Loire department

The Chateau de Clos-Lucé was home to Leonardo da Vinci and you...

See Chateau de Clos Lucé at Amboise guide


at 54 km (direction north-west), in the Indre-et-Loire department

Although it is the castle that attracts visitors to Amboise, you will...

See Amboise guide
Chateau d'Amboise

Chateau d'Amboise

Castle at 55 km (direction north-west), in the Indre-et-Loire department

The Chateau d'Amboise is a castle with impressive gardens and a lovely...

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Markets in and near Jeu-Maloches

  • Levroux: market Monday (13km)
  • Palluau-sur-Indre: market Sunday (15km)
  • Valencay: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Buzancais: market Friday (16km)
  • Villedieu-sur-Indre: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Indre: market Friday (22km)
  • Saint-Aignan: market Saturday all day (26km)
  • Vatan: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Noyers-sur-Cher: market Sunday (27km)
  • Selles-sur-Cher: market Thursday all day (28km)

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Tourist attractions near Jeu-Maloches, France

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


  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (57km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Bouges-le-Chateau Castle (16km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Remarkable gardens

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Etangs de la Brenne (43km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Vatan (27km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • ZooParc de Beauval (25km)

Geography and distances

Jeu-Maloches is in the eastern-center of France at 31 kilometres from Chateauroux, the department capital (general information: Jeu-Maloches is 213 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Jeu-Maloches

Canton: Écueillé

Arrondissement: Châteauroux

Department: Indre

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 36240

Distance to Jeu-Maloches

from Chateauroux (prefecture): 31 km

from Paris: 213 km

from Calais: 436 km

from Nice: 586 km

from Bordeaux: 291 km

from Strasbourg: 500 km

Getting here

Most visitors fly into a Paris airport and drive from there or arrive in a cross-channel port with Le Havre and Caen about 3-4 hours distance in the car. For driving distances to Jeu-Maloches from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Fredille, Gehee, Heugnes, Lange, Pellevoisin, Saint-Martin-de-Lamps and Selles-sur-Nahon.

This page in French: Visiter Jeu-Maloches