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Meunet-sur-Vatan tourism and travel guide

Photo of Meunet-sur-Vatan in Indre

Photo is of Issoudun at 16 km from Meunet-sur-Vatan

Visit Meunet-sur-Vatan: highlights and tourist information

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Meunet-sur-Vatan is situated in the Indre department and Centre-Loire Valley region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Issoudun at 16 km and Valencay at 24 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Meunet-sur-Vatan, 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 Meunet-sur-Vatan in Centre-Loire Valley.

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



at 16 km (direction south-east)

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

See Issoudun guide


at 24 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Valencay guide
Chateau de Valencay

Chateau de Valencay

Castle at 24 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Chateau de Valencay guide


at 28 km (direction east), in the Cher department

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

See Mehun-sur-Yevre guide


at 33 km (direction south-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 40 km (direction east), in the Cher department

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

See Bourges Palais Jacques-Coeur guide


at 40 km (direction east), in the Cher department

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

See Bourges guide
Bourges Cathedral

Bourges Cathedral

Cathedral at 40 km (direction east), in the Cher department

The cathedral in Bourges is a 13th century building...

See Bourges Cathedral guide


at 48 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Saint-Chartier guide


at 49 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Nohant-Vic guide
Chateau de Cheverny

Chateau de Cheverny

Castle at 56 km (direction north-west), in the Loir-et-Cher department

Cheverny Castle is perhaps the most opulently furnished of the Loire castles,...

See Chateau de Cheverny guide
Brenne Regional Natural Park

Brenne Regional Natural Park

Natural Parc at 61 km (direction west-south-west)

This quiet region of small lakes and fields is a perfect...

See Brenne Regional Natural Park guide


at 63 km (direction north-east), in the Cher department

It is the multi-turreted castle and the Scottish connection that...

See Aubigny-sur-Nere guide

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

Map of places to visit near Meunet-sur-Vatan


Markets in and near Meunet-sur-Vatan

  • Vatan: market Wednesday (4km)
  • Gracay: market Thursday (7km)
  • Reuilly: market Friday (13km)
  • Issoudun: market Saturday all day (18km)
  • Chatres-sur-Cher: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Mennetou-sur-Cher: market Thursday (21km)
  • Vierzon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Levroux: market Monday (22km)
  • Langon: market Friday (23km)
  • Valencay: market Tuesday (25km)

More information about Meunet-sur-Vatan, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Meunet-sur-Vatan, France

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

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • St Aignan de Brinay (Brinay) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Plaimpied-Givaudins) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ineuil) (47km)
  • Abbaye de La Celle (La Celle) (56km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Noirlac et Saint Etienne Prieuré (Bruere-Allichamps) (58km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Bouges (15km)
  • Les Prés Fichaux (40km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Vatan (4km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • ZooParc de Beauval (43km)

Geography and distances

Meunet-sur-Vatan is in the eastern-center of France at 33 kilometres from Chateauroux, the department capital (general information: Meunet-sur-Vatan is 201 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Meunet-sur-Vatan

Canton: Vatan

Arrondissement: Issoudun

Department: Indre

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 36150

Distance to Meunet-sur-Vatan

from Chateauroux (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 201 km

from Calais: 430 km

from Nice: 565 km

from Bordeaux: 313 km

from Strasbourg: 470 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 Meunet-sur-Vatan from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Giroux, Lucay-le-Libre, Paudy, Reboursin, Saint-Florentin and Vatan.

This page in French: Visiter Meunet-sur-Vatan

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