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Le Blanc tourism and travel guide

Photo of Le Blanc in Indre

Photo is of Angles-sur-l'Anglin at 15 km from Le Blanc

Visit Le Blanc: highlights and tourist information

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Le Blanc is situated in the Indre department and Centre-Loire Valley region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Angles-sur-l'Anglin at 15 km and Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe at 17 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Le Blanc, 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 Le Blanc in Centre-Loire Valley.

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



Most Beautiful Village at 15 km (direction west-north-west), in the Vienne department

The pretty village of Angles sur l'Anglin and the river...

See Angles-sur-l'Anglin guide


Heritage Site at 17 km (direction west-south-west), in the Vienne department

The highlight here is of course the Abbey of Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe, certainly the...

See Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe guide
Brenne Regional Natural Park

Brenne Regional Natural Park

Natural Parc at 18 km (direction north-east)

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

See Brenne Regional Natural Park guide
La Roche-Posay

La Roche-Posay

at 26 km (direction west-north-west), in the Vienne department

The castle donjon and the medieval gateway are the...

See La Roche-Posay guide


at 27 km (direction south-west), in the Vienne department

Although it is quite a small town, there is a lot to...

See Montmorillon guide


at 33 km (direction west), in the Vienne department

We especially enjoyed exploring the castles along the hilltop when visiting...

See Chauvigny guide


Most Beautiful Village at 33 km (direction east-south-east)

The unspoiled medieval streets in the 'most beautiful village' of Saint-Benoit-de-Sault quickly...

See Saint-Benoit-du-Sault guide


at 35 km (direction east)

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

See Argenton-sur-Creuse guide


Most Beautiful Village at 43 km (direction east-south-east)

Gargilesse-Dampierre is a very small village, but also very...

See Gargilesse-Dampierre guide


at 44 km (direction west-north-west), in the Vienne department

The quiet regional town of Chatellerault has some notable 18th century townhouses...

See Chatellerault guide


at 46 km (direction south), in the Haute-Vienne department

In the small town of Le Dorat you will enjoy exploring the...

See Le-Dorat guide


at 51 km (direction west), in the Vienne department

Visit Nouaille-Maupertuis to see the substantial Abbey of Saint...

See Nouaille-Maupertuis guide


at 52 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Chateauroux guide
La Souterraine

La Souterraine

at 55 km (direction south-east), in the Creuse department

La Souterraine is one of those 'hard to find' traditional French towns...

See La Souterraine guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Indre

Map of places to visit near Le Blanc


Markets in and near Le Blanc

Market days in Le Blanc: weekly market: Saturday;

  • Le Blanc: market Saturday (0km)
  • Saint-Savin: market Friday (17km)
  • Mezieres-en-Brenne: market Thursday (24km)
  • La Roche-Posay: market Tuesday & Friday (26km)
  • Preuilly-sur-Claise: market Thursday & Saturday (27km)
  • Montmorillon: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Saint-Gaultier: market Friday (28km)
  • Argenton-sur-Creuse: market Saturday (36km)
  • Le Grand-Pressigny: market Thursday (38km)
  • Palluau-sur-Indre: market Sunday (40km)

More information about Le Blanc, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Le Blanc, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Touffou (36km)
  • Jardin-arboretum de La Sédelle (50km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Etangs de la Brenne (14km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)


Geography and distances

Le Blanc is in the eastern-center of France at 52 kilometres from Chateauroux, the department capital (general information: Le Blanc is 265 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Blanc

Canton: Blanc

Arrondissement: Blanc

Department: Indre

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 36300

Distance to Le Blanc

from Chateauroux (prefecture): 52 km

from Paris: 265 km

from Calais: 484 km

from Nice: 585 km

from Bordeaux: 237 km

from Strasbourg: 546 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 Le Blanc from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Concremiers, Fontgombault, Pouligny-Saint-Pierre, Saint-Aigny and Sauzelles.

This page in French: Visiter Le Blanc

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