Neret tourism and travel guide

Photo of Neret in Indre

Visit Neret: highlights and tourist information

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Neret 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 44 kilometres from Chateauroux, the department capital (general information: Neret is 255 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include La Chatre at 12 km and Culan at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Neret, 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 Neret 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 Neret

Markets in and near Neret

  • Chateaumeillant: market Friday (4km)
  • Lignieres: market Monday (20km)
  • Boussac: market Thursday (25km)
  • Saint-Amand-Montrond: market Wednesday & Saturday (33km)
  • Domerat: market Friday (38km)
  • Chateauroux: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday all day & Friday (43km)
  • Montlucon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day (44km)
  • Issoudun: market Saturday all day (44km)
  • Dun-sur-Auron: market Saturday (47km)
  • Gueret: market Thursday all day & Saturday all day (49km)

More information about Neret, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Neret, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Neuvy-Saint-Sépulchre collegiale St Etienne (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (26km)

National Monuments

  • George Sand House (15km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Georges (Saint-Jeanvrin) (7km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ineuil) (25km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Noirlac et Saint Etienne Prieuré (Bruere-Allichamps) (31km)
  • Abbaye de La Celle (La Celle) (32km)
  • Collegiale Saint Etienne (Dun-sur-Auron) (48km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Blet) (57km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du prieuré Notre-Dame-d'Orsan (9km)
  • Jardin du domaine de George Sand (16km)
  • Les jardins artistiques de Drulon (20km)
  • Jardins du château d'Ainay-le-Vieil (23km)
  • Jardin-arboretum de La Sédelle (45km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Pierres Jaumetres (32km)
  • Foret de Troncais (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Gouzon (43km)
  • Eguzon-Chantome (46km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Amand-Montrond (33km)
  • Chateauroux (43km)
  • Issoudun (44km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Neret

Canton: Châtre

Arrondissement: Châtre

Department: Indre

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 36400

Distance to Neret

from Chateauroux (prefecture): 44 km

from Paris: 255 km

from Calais: 487 km

from Nice: 513 km

from Bordeaux: 286 km

from Strasbourg: 476 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beddes, Champillet, Chateaumeillant, Feusines, La Motte-Feuilly and Urciers.

This page in French: Visiter Neret