Les Bordes tourism and travel guide

Photo of Les Bordes in Indre

Photo is of Issoudun at 3 km from Les Bordes

Visit Les Bordes: highlights and tourist information

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Les Bordes 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 Les Bordes in Centre-Loire Valley.

Popular places to visit nearby include Issoudun at 3 km and Mehun-sur-Yevre at 26 km.

Les Bordes, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 3 km (direction south-east)

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

See Issoudun guide


at 26 km (direction north-east), in the Cher department

The castle and the 11th century Collegiale Notre-Dame are among several sights...

See Mehun-sur-Yevre guide


at 29 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Chateauroux guide
Bourges Palais Jacques-Coeur

Bourges Palais Jacques-Coeur

at 34 km (direction east-north-east), in the Cher department

The Palais Jacques-Coeur is a charming medieval palace with impressive rooms and...

See Bourges Palais Jacques-Coeur guide


at 34 km (direction east-north-east), in the Cher department

Although Bourges is known for its stunning cathedral, it also has a...

See Bourges guide
Bourges Cathedral

Bourges Cathedral

Cathedral at 34 km (direction east-north-east), in the Cher department

The cathedral in Bourges is a 13th century building with remarkable stonework...

See Bourges Cathedral guide


at 37 km (direction south)

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

See Saint-Chartier guide
Chateau de Valencay

Chateau de Valencay

Castle at 37 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Chateau de Valencay guide


at 37 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Valencay guide


at 38 km (direction south)

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

See Nohant-Vic guide
La Chatre

La Chatre

at 44 km (direction south)

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

See La Chatre guide


at 56 km (direction south-west)

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

See Argenton-sur-Creuse guide


at 56 km (direction south-east), in the Cher department

The castle at Culan is one of the most interesting in the...

See Culan guide

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Map of places to visit near Les Bordes


Markets in and near Les Bordes

  • Issoudun: market Saturday all day (4km)
  • Reuilly: market Friday (13km)
  • Vatan: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Saint-Florent-sur-Cher: market Friday & (20km)
  • Gracay: market Thursday (21km)
  • Mehun-sur-Yevre: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Levroux: market Monday (28km)
  • Vierzon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday (28km)
  • Chateauroux: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday all day & Friday (29km)
  • Lignieres: market Monday (30km)

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Tourist attractions near Les Bordes, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Neuvy-Saint-Sépulchre collegiale St Etienne (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (45km)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • St Aignan de Brinay (Brinay) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ineuil) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Plaimpied-Givaudins) (36km)
  • Abbaye de La Celle (La Celle) (43km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Noirlac et Saint Etienne Prieuré (Bruere-Allichamps) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Georges (Saint-Jeanvrin) (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Bouges (24km)
  • Les Prés Fichaux (34km)
  • Jardin du domaine de George Sand (38km)
  • Jardins du prieuré Notre-Dame-d'Orsan (42km)
  • Les jardins artistiques de Drulon (48km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Vatan (16km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Les Bordes is in the eastern-center of France at 29 kilometres from Chateauroux, the department capital (general information: Les Bordes is 210 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Les Bordes

Canton: Issoudun-Nord

Arrondissement: Issoudun

Department: Indre

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 36100

Distance to Les Bordes

from Chateauroux (prefecture): 29 km

from Paris: 210 km

from Calais: 441 km

from Nice: 551 km

from Bordeaux: 310 km

from Strasbourg: 466 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 Les Bordes from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Issoudun, Lizeray, Saint-Aoustrille and Sainte-Lizaigne.

This page in French: Visiter Les Bordes