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Mareuil-sur-Arnon tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Issoudun at 15 km from Mareuil-sur-Arnon

Visit Mareuil-sur-Arnon: highlights and tourist information

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Mareuil-sur-Arnon is situated in the Cher department and Centre-Loire Valley region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Issoudun at 15 km and Bourges Palais Jacques-Coeur at 29 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Mareuil-sur-Arnon, 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 Mareuil-sur-Arnon in Centre-Loire Valley.

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



at 15 km (direction west-north-west), in the Indre department

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

See Issoudun guide
Bourges Palais Jacques-Coeur

Bourges Palais Jacques-Coeur

at 29 km (direction north-east)

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

See Bourges Palais Jacques-Coeur guide
Bourges Cathedral

Bourges Cathedral

Cathedral at 29 km (direction north-east)

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

See Bourges Cathedral guide


at 29 km (direction north-east)

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

See Bourges guide


at 29 km (direction south-west), in the Indre department

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

See Saint-Chartier guide


at 30 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Mehun-sur-Yevre guide


at 31 km (direction south-west), in the Indre department

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

See Nohant-Vic guide
La Chatre

La Chatre

at 36 km (direction south-south-west), in the Indre department

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

See La Chatre guide


at 36 km (direction west), in the Indre department

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

See Chateauroux guide


at 40 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Culan guide
Chateau de Valencay

Chateau de Valencay

Castle at 55 km (direction west-north-west), in the Indre department

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

See Chateau de Valencay guide


at 55 km (direction west-north-west), in the Indre department

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

See Valencay guide


at 58 km (direction west-south-west), in the Indre department

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

See Argenton-sur-Creuse guide


Most Beautiful Village at 59 km (direction west-south-west), in the Indre department

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

See Gargilesse-Dampierre guide

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

Map of places to visit near Mareuil-sur-Arnon


Markets in and near Mareuil-sur-Arnon

  • Saint-Florent-sur-Cher: market Friday & (14km)
  • Lignieres: market Monday (14km)
  • Issoudun: market Saturday all day (14km)
  • Reuilly: market Friday (24km)
  • Bourges: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (29km)
  • Mehun-sur-Yevre: market Wednesday (30km)
  • Dun-sur-Auron: market Saturday (31km)
  • Saint-Amand-Montrond: market Wednesday & Saturday (32km)
  • Vatan: market Wednesday (34km)
  • Chateaumeillant: market Friday (36km)

Hotels near Mareuil-sur-Arnon

More information about Mareuil-sur-Arnon, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Mareuil-sur-Arnon, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Neuvy-Saint-Sépulchre collegiale St Etienne (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (41km)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ineuil) (15km)
  • Abbaye de La Celle (La Celle) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Plaimpied-Givaudins) (26km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Noirlac et Saint Etienne Prieuré (Bruere-Allichamps) (27km)
  • Collegiale Saint Etienne (Dun-sur-Auron) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Georges (Saint-Jeanvrin) (32km)
  • St Aignan de Brinay (Brinay) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Jussy-Champagne) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Blet) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du prieuré Notre-Dame-d'Orsan (27km)
  • Les Prés Fichaux (29km)
  • Les jardins artistiques de Drulon (31km)
  • Jardin du domaine de George Sand (31km)
  • Jardin du château de Bouges (41km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Foret de Troncais (51km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Vatan (34km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Mareuil-sur-Arnon is in the center of France at 29 kilometres from Bourges, the department capital (general information: Mareuil-sur-Arnon is 220 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Mareuil-sur-Arnon

Canton: Chârost

Arrondissement: Bourges

Department: Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 18290

Distance to Mareuil-sur-Arnon

from Bourges (prefecture): 29 km

from Paris: 220 km

from Calais: 453 km

from Nice: 533 km

from Bordeaux: 311 km

from Strasbourg: 459 km

Getting here

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 Mareuil-sur-Arnon from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Primelles, Saint-Ambroix, Saint-Baudel and Segry.

This page in French: Visiter Mareuil-sur-Arnon

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