Oulches tourism and travel guide

Photo of Oulches in Indre

Visit Oulches: highlights and tourist information

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Oulches 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 37 kilometres from Chateauroux, the department capital (general information: Oulches is 261 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Brenne Regional Natural Park at 16 km and Argenton-sur-Creuse at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Oulches, 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 Oulches 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 Oulches

Markets in and near Oulches

  • Saint-Gaultier: market Friday (10km)
  • Argenton-sur-Creuse: market Saturday (18km)
  • Le Blanc: market Saturday (18km)
  • Mezieres-en-Brenne: market Thursday (24km)
  • Villedieu-sur-Indre: market Wednesday (32km)
  • Buzancais: market Friday (33km)
  • Saint-Savin: market Friday (33km)
  • Palluau-sur-Indre: market Sunday (37km)
  • Chateauroux: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday all day & Friday (37km)
  • Preuilly-sur-Claise: market Thursday & Saturday (39km)

More information about Oulches, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Oulches, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Brenne (9km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Saint Savin sur Gartempe (Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe) (33km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Montmorillon) (39km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin-arboretum de La S├ędelle (35km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Etangs de la Brenne (9km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Chateauroux (37km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Oulches

Canton: Saint-Gaultier

Arrondissement: Blanc

Department: Indre

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 36800

Distance to Oulches

from Chateauroux (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 261 km

from Calais: 484 km

from Nice: 569 km

from Bordeaux: 245 km

from Strasbourg: 531 km

Getting here

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

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chitray and Ciron.

This page in French: Visiter Oulches