Le Chautay tourism and travel guide

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Visit Le Chautay: highlights and tourist information

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Le Chautay 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: Le Chautay is 214 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Apremont-sur-Allier at 12 km and Nevers at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Le Chautay, 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 Chautay 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 Le Chautay

Markets in and near Le Chautay

  • Fourchambault: market Sunday (10km)
  • Nevers: market Saturday all day (15km)
  • Sancoins: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Baugy: market Friday (21km)
  • Lurcy-Levis: market Monday (27km)
  • Dun-sur-Auron: market Saturday (32km)
  • La Machine: market Saturday (39km)
  • Decize: market Friday (41km)
  • Saint-Satur: market Thursday (41km)
  • Bourbon-l'Archambault: market Saturday (44km)

More information about Le Chautay, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Le Chautay, France

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

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) (20km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Jussy-Champagne) (24km)
  • Collegiale Saint Etienne (Dun-sur-Auron) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Plaimpied-Givaudins) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ygrande) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Bourbon-l'Archambault) (44km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame-du-Pré (Donzy) (45km)
  • Abbaye de La Celle (La Celle) (46km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Noirlac et Saint Etienne Prieuré (Bruere-Allichamps) (46km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Révérien (Saint-Reverien) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc floral d'Apremont (10km)
  • Forgeneuve (17km)
  • Arboretum de Balaine (38km)
  • Les Prés Fichaux (45km)
  • Les jardins artistiques de Drulon (57km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Foret de Troncais (42km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Pougues-les-Eaux (15km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Amand-Montrond (45km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Chautay

Canton: Guerche-sur-l'Aubois

Arrondissement: Saint-Amand-Montrond

Department: Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 18150

Distance to Le Chautay

from Bourges (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 214 km

from Calais: 449 km

from Nice: 495 km

from Bordeaux: 363 km

from Strasbourg: 400 km

Getting here

Le Chautay 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 Le Chautay from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cours-les-Barres, La Guerche-sur-l'Aubois and Torteron.

This page in French: Visiter Le Chautay