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Le Pechereau tourism and travel guide

Photo of Le Pechereau in Indre

Photo is of Argenton-sur-Creuse at 2 km from Le Pechereau

Visit Le Pechereau: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Argenton-sur-Creuse at 2 km and Gargilesse-Dampierre at 8 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Le Pechereau, 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 Pechereau in Centre-Loire Valley.

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



at 2 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Argenton-sur-Creuse guide


Most Beautiful Village at 8 km (direction south-east)

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

See Gargilesse-Dampierre guide


Most Beautiful Village at 19 km (direction south-west)

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

See Saint-Benoit-du-Sault guide


at 28 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Chateauroux guide
Brenne Regional Natural Park

Brenne Regional Natural Park

Natural Parc at 31 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Brenne Regional Natural Park guide


at 33 km (direction east)

The 18th century French manor house where George Sand lived...

See Nohant-Vic guide
La Chatre

La Chatre

at 34 km (direction east)

La Chatre is a small town and quick to explore...

See La Chatre guide


at 34 km (direction east)

Take a stroll through the grounds of the castle here...

See Saint-Chartier guide
La Souterraine

La Souterraine

at 38 km (direction south), in the Creuse department

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

See La Souterraine guide


Most Beautiful Village at 52 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


at 53 km (direction south-west), in the Haute-Vienne department

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

See Le-Dorat guide


at 55 km (direction north-east)

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

See Issoudun guide

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

Map of places to visit near Le Pechereau


Markets in and near Le Pechereau

  • Argenton-sur-Creuse: market Saturday (1km)
  • Saint-Gaultier: market Friday (11km)
  • Chateauroux: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday all day & Friday (28km)
  • Villedieu-sur-Indre: market Wednesday (30km)
  • Buzancais: market Friday (37km)
  • Mezieres-en-Brenne: market Thursday (37km)
  • Le Blanc: market Saturday (37km)
  • Palluau-sur-Indre: market Sunday (44km)
  • Levroux: market Monday (45km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Indre: market Friday (53km)

More information about Le Pechereau, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Le Pechereau, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • George Sand House (34km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin-arboretum de La Sédelle (22km)
  • Jardin du domaine de George Sand (33km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Etangs de la Brenne (26km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Le Pechereau is in the eastern-center of France at 28 kilometres from Chateauroux, the department capital (general information: Le Pechereau is 260 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Pechereau

Canton: Argenton-sur-Creuse

Arrondissement: Châteauroux

Department: Indre

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 36200

Distance to Le Pechereau

from Chateauroux (prefecture): 28 km

from Paris: 260 km

from Calais: 486 km

from Nice: 551 km

from Bordeaux: 254 km

from Strasbourg: 516 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 Pechereau from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Argenton-sur-Creuse, Badecon-le-Pin, Chavin, Le Menoux, Pont-Chretien-Chabenet and Saint-Marcel.

This page in French: Visiter Le Pechereau

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