Lourdoueix-Saint-Michel tourism and travel guide

Photo of Lourdoueix-Saint-Michel in Indre

Visit Lourdoueix-Saint-Michel: highlights and tourist information

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Lourdoueix-Saint-Michel is situated in the Indre department and Loire Valley region (now part of the Centre-Loire Valley region), in the eastern-center of France at 43 kilometres from Chateauroux, the department capital (general information: Lourdoueix-Saint-Michel is 274 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Gargilesse-Dampierre at 14 km and Argenton-sur-Creuse at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Lourdoueix-Saint-Michel, 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 Lourdoueix-Saint-Michel 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 Lourdoueix-Saint-Michel

Markets in and near Lourdoueix-Saint-Michel

  • Argenton-sur-Creuse: market Saturday (23km)
  • Gueret: market Thursday all day & Saturday all day (30km)
  • Saint-Gaultier: market Friday (33km)
  • Boussac: market Thursday (38km)
  • Chateaumeillant: market Friday (39km)
  • Chateauroux: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday all day & Friday (42km)
  • Ahun: market Wednesday (45km)
  • Lavaveix-les-Mines: market Thursday (48km)
  • Lignieres: market Monday (50km)
  • Saint-Pardoux: market Wednesday (54km)

More information about Lourdoueix-Saint-Michel, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Lourdoueix-Saint-Michel, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Lourdoueix-Saint-Michel.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • George Sand House (29km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Georges (Saint-Jeanvrin) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ineuil) (58km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin-arboretum de La Sédelle (9km)
  • Jardin du domaine de George Sand (29km)
  • Jardins du prieuré Notre-Dame-d'Orsan (44km)

Sites of natural beauty

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Eguzon-Chantome (12km)
  • La Souterraine (28km)
  • Bessines-sur-Gartempe (45km)
  • Gouzon (47km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Lourdoueix-Saint-Michel

Canton: Aigurande

Arrondissement: Châtre

Department: Indre

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 36140

Distance to Lourdoueix-Saint-Michel

from Chateauroux (prefecture): 43 km

from Paris: 274 km

from Calais: 503 km

from Nice: 530 km

from Bordeaux: 252 km

from Strasbourg: 511 km

Getting here

Lourdoueix-Saint-Michel is in the eastern-center of France. 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 Lourdoueix-Saint-Michel from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Fresselines, Measnes, Montchevrier, Nouzerolles, Orsennes and Saint-Plantaire.

This page in French: Visiter Lourdoueix-Saint-Michel