La Groutte tourism and travel guide

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Visit La Groutte: highlights and tourist information

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La Groutte is situated in the Cher department and Loire Valley region (now part of the Centre-Loire Valley region), in the center of France at 45 kilometres from Bourges, the department capital (general information: La Groutte is 241 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Culan at 20 km and Herisson at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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La Groutte, 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 La Groutte 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 La Groutte

Markets in and near La Groutte

  • Saint-Amand-Montrond: market Wednesday & Saturday (4km)
  • Dun-sur-Auron: market Saturday (22km)
  • Lignieres: market Monday (26km)
  • Chateaumeillant: market Friday (27km)
  • Lurcy-Levis: market Monday (33km)
  • Cosne-d'Allier: market Tuesday (34km)
  • Sancoins: market Wednesday (35km)
  • Domerat: market Friday (36km)
  • Montlucon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day (39km)
  • Saint-Florent-sur-Cher: market Friday & (39km)

More information about La Groutte, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near La Groutte, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Noirlac et Saint Etienne Prieuré (Bruere-Allichamps) (8km)
  • Abbaye de La Celle (La Celle) (10km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ineuil) (20km)
  • Collegiale Saint Etienne (Dun-sur-Auron) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Georges (Saint-Jeanvrin) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Blet) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Jussy-Champagne) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Plaimpied-Givaudins) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ygrande) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Bourbon-l'Archambault) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins artistiques de Drulon (10km)
  • Jardins du prieuré Notre-Dame-d'Orsan (23km)
  • Jardins du château d'Ainay-le-Vieil (35km)
  • Jardin du domaine de George Sand (42km)
  • Les Prés Fichaux (45km)
  • Parc floral d'Apremont (48km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Foret de Troncais (17km)
  • Pierres Jaumetres (50km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Montmarault (53km)
  • Pougues-les-Eaux (62km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Amand-Montrond (4km)
  • Issoudun (49km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: La Groutte

Canton: Saint-Amand-Montrond

Arrondissement: Saint-Amand-Montrond

Department: Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 18200

Distance to La Groutte

from Bourges (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 241 km

from Calais: 476 km

from Nice: 499 km

from Bordeaux: 316 km

from Strasbourg: 445 km

Getting here

La Groutte 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 La Groutte from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ainay-le-Vieil, Bouzais, Colombiers, Drevant, Faverdines, La Celette, La Perche, Letelon, Nozieres, Orval, Saint-Amand-Montrond and Saint-Georges-de-Poisieux.

This page in French: Visiter La Groutte