Nohant-Vic tourism and travel guide

Photo of Nohant-Vic in Indre

Visit Nohant-Vic: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: The 18th century French manor house where George Sand lived is the main attraction in the village of Nohant-Vic

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Nohant-Vic. For detailed visitor information see the Nohant-Vic travel guide.

Nohant-Vic 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 28 kilometres from Chateauroux, the department capital (general information: Nohant-Vic is 248 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include La Chatre at 7 km and Chateauroux at 28 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Nohant-Vic, 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-Vic 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 Nohant-Vic

Markets in and near Nohant-Vic

  • Chateaumeillant: market Friday (21km)
  • Lignieres: market Monday (21km)
  • Chateauroux: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday all day & Friday (27km)
  • Argenton-sur-Creuse: market Saturday (34km)
  • Issoudun: market Saturday all day (35km)
  • Boussac: market Thursday (38km)
  • Villedieu-sur-Indre: market Wednesday (39km)
  • Saint-Gaultier: market Friday (41km)
  • Saint-Amand-Montrond: market Wednesday & Saturday (43km)
  • Saint-Florent-sur-Cher: market Friday & (45km)

More information about Nohant-Vic, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Nohant-Vic, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Neuvy-Saint-Sépulchre collegiale St Etienne (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (13km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • George Sand House (2km)
  • Bouges-le-Chateau Castle (50km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Georges (Saint-Jeanvrin) (22km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ineuil) (29km)
  • Abbaye de La Celle (La Celle) (40km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Noirlac et Saint Etienne Prieuré (Bruere-Allichamps) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Plaimpied-Givaudins) (55km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du domaine de George Sand (0km)
  • Jardins du prieuré Notre-Dame-d'Orsan (20km)
  • Les jardins artistiques de Drulon (33km)
  • Jardin-arboretum de La Sédelle (38km)
  • Jardins du château d'Ainay-le-Vieil (39km)
  • Jardin du château de Bouges (50km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Pierres Jaumetres (44km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Chateauroux (27km)
  • Issoudun (35km)
  • Saint-Amand-Montrond (43km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Nohant-Vic

Canton: Châtre

Arrondissement: Châtre

Department: Indre

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 36400

Distance to Nohant-Vic

from Chateauroux (prefecture): 28 km

from Paris: 248 km

from Calais: 479 km

from Nice: 529 km

from Bordeaux: 281 km

from Strasbourg: 485 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Lourouer-Saint-Laurent, Mers-sur-Indre, Montgivray, Montipouret, Saint-Chartier, Sarzay and Verneuil-sur-Igneraie.

This page in French: Visiter Nohant-Vic