Obterre tourism and travel guide

Photo of Obterre in Indre

Visit Obterre: highlights and tourist information

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Obterre 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 51 kilometres from Chateauroux, the department capital (general information: Obterre is 237 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Loches at 22 km and La Roche-Posay at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Obterre, 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 Obterre 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 Obterre

Markets in and near Obterre

  • Preuilly-sur-Claise: market Thursday & Saturday (11km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Indre: market Friday (13km)
  • Mezieres-en-Brenne: market Thursday (17km)
  • Le Grand-Pressigny: market Thursday (18km)
  • Palluau-sur-Indre: market Sunday (21km)
  • Ligueil: market Monday (22km)
  • La Roche-Posay: market Tuesday & Friday (22km)
  • Loches: market Wednesday all day & Saturday (24km)
  • Descartes: market Sunday (27km)
  • Buzancais: market Friday (29km)

More information about Obterre, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Obterre, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Brenne (30km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Saint Savin sur Gartempe (Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chauvigny) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Touffou (48km)
  • Les jardins de la Chatonnière (58km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Etangs de la Brenne (30km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Veuil (43km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • ZooParc de Beauval (44km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Obterre

Canton: Mézières-en-Brenne

Arrondissement: Blanc

Department: Indre

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 36290

Distance to Obterre

from Chateauroux (prefecture): 51 km

from Paris: 237 km

from Calais: 452 km

from Nice: 604 km

from Bordeaux: 263 km

from Strasbourg: 535 km

Getting here

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

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Charnizay and Clere-du-Bois.

This page in French: Visiter Obterre