Menetou-Couture tourism and travel guide

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Visit Menetou-Couture: highlights and tourist information

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Menetou-Couture is situated in the Cher department and Loire Valley region (now part of the Centre-Loire Valley region), in the center of France at 40 kilometres from Bourges, the department capital (general information: Menetou-Couture is 206 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include La Charite-sur-Loire at 17 km and Nevers at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Menetou-Couture, 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 Menetou-Couture 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 Cher

Map of places to visit near Menetou-Couture

Markets in and near Menetou-Couture

  • Fourchambault: market Sunday (13km)
  • Baugy: market Friday (15km)
  • Nevers: market Saturday all day (19km)
  • Sancoins: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Dun-sur-Auron: market Saturday (32km)
  • Saint-Satur: market Thursday (33km)
  • Lurcy-Levis: market Monday (35km)
  • Bourges: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (39km)
  • Cosne-Cours-sur-Loire: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (41km)
  • Henrichemont: market Wednesday (41km)

More information about Menetou-Couture, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Menetou-Couture, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint André (Jussy-Champagne) (21km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Blet) (22km)
  • Collegiale Saint Etienne (Dun-sur-Auron) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Plaimpied-Givaudins) (35km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame-du-Pré (Donzy) (39km)
  • Abbaye de La Celle (La Celle) (47km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Noirlac et Saint Etienne Prieuré (Bruere-Allichamps) (48km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Révérien (Saint-Reverien) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc floral d'Apremont (18km)
  • Forgeneuve (21km)
  • Les Prés Fichaux (40km)
  • Arboretum de Balaine (46km)
  • Les jardins artistiques de Drulon (59km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Foret de Troncais (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Pougues-les-Eaux (15km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Amand-Montrond (47km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Menetou-Couture

Canton: Nérondes

Arrondissement: Saint-Amand-Montrond

Department: Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 18320

Distance to Menetou-Couture

from Bourges (prefecture): 40 km

from Paris: 206 km

from Calais: 441 km

from Nice: 504 km

from Bordeaux: 365 km

from Strasbourg: 399 km

Getting here

Menetou-Couture is in the center of France. 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 Menetou-Couture from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Garigny, Jouet-sur-l'Aubois, Mornay-Berry, Saint-Hilaire-de-Gondilly and Torteron.

This page in French: Visiter Menetou-Couture