Martizay tourism and travel guide

Photo of Martizay in Indre

Visit Martizay: highlights and tourist information

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Martizay 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 49 kilometres from Chateauroux, the department capital (general information: Martizay is 248 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Brenne Regional Natural Park at 15 km and Angles-sur-l'Anglin at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Martizay, 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 Martizay 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 Indre

Map of places to visit near Martizay

Markets in and near Martizay

  • Preuilly-sur-Claise: market Thursday & Saturday (10km)
  • Mezieres-en-Brenne: market Thursday (13km)
  • La Roche-Posay: market Tuesday & Friday (18km)
  • Le Blanc: market Saturday (19km)
  • Le Grand-Pressigny: market Thursday (22km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Indre: market Friday (22km)
  • Palluau-sur-Indre: market Sunday (26km)
  • Saint-Savin: market Friday (30km)
  • Buzancais: market Friday (30km)
  • Ligueil: market Monday (31km)

More information about Martizay, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Martizay, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau d├ętour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Brenne (20km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Saint Savin sur Gartempe (Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chauvigny) (40km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Montmorillon) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Gervais et Saint Protais (Civaux) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Touffou (40km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Etangs de la Brenne (20km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Eguzon-Chantome (58km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Veuil (51km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Martizay

Canton: Tournon-Saint-Martin

Arrondissement: Blanc

Department: Indre

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 36220

Distance to Martizay

from Chateauroux (prefecture): 49 km

from Paris: 248 km

from Calais: 464 km

from Nice: 597 km

from Bordeaux: 252 km

from Strasbourg: 539 km

Getting here

Martizay 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 Martizay from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Azay-le-Ferron, Bossay-sur-Claise and Linge.

This page in French: Visiter Martizay