Nohant-en-Gracay tourism and travel guide

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Visit Nohant-en-Gracay: highlights and tourist information

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Nohant-en-Gracay is situated in the Cher department and Loire Valley region (now part of the Centre-Loire Valley region), in the center of France at 38 kilometres from Bourges, the department capital (general information: Nohant-en-Gracay is 194 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Issoudun at 21 km and Mehun-sur-Yevre at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Nohant-en-Gracay, 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 Nohant-en-Gracay in Centre-Loire Valley.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Nohant-en-Gracay

Markets in and near Nohant-en-Gracay

  • Gracay: market Thursday (4km)
  • Vatan: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Reuilly: market Friday (13km)
  • Chatres-sur-Cher: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Mennetou-sur-Cher: market Thursday (15km)
  • Vierzon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday (16km)
  • Langon: market Friday (17km)
  • Issoudun: market Saturday all day (22km)
  • Chabris: market Saturday (22km)
  • Gievres: market Tuesday (23km)

More information about Nohant-en-Gracay, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Nohant-en-Gracay, France

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

National Monuments

  • Bouges-le-Chateau Castle (20km)
  • Palace Jacques Coeur (38km)
  • Bourges Cathedral (39km)
  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (54km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • St Aignan de Brinay (Brinay) (18km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Plaimpied-Givaudins) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ineuil) (50km)
  • Abbaye de La Celle (La Celle) (59km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Noirlac et Saint Etienne Prieuré (Bruere-Allichamps) (61km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Bouges (20km)
  • Les Prés Fichaux (38km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (59km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Vatan (10km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Issoudun (22km)
  • Veuil (28km)
  • Chateauroux (40km)
  • Pierrefitte-sur-Sauldre (46km)
  • Aubigny-sur-Nere (57km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • ZooParc de Beauval (43km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Nohant-en-Gracay

Canton: Graçay

Arrondissement: Vierzon

Department: Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 18310

Distance to Nohant-en-Gracay

from Bourges (prefecture): 38 km

from Paris: 194 km

from Calais: 424 km

from Nice: 567 km

from Bordeaux: 319 km

from Strasbourg: 465 km

Getting here

Nohant-en-Gracay 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 Nohant-en-Gracay from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Dampierre-en-Gracay, Gracay, Lucay-le-Libre, Reboursin, Saint-Outrille and Saint-Pierre-de-Jards.

This page in French: Visiter Nohant-en-Gracay