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Photo is of Bourges at 20 km from Parassy

Visit Parassy: highlights and tourist information

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Parassy is situated in the Cher department and Centre-Loire Valley region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Bourges at 20 km and Bourges Palais Jacques-Coeur at 20 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Parassy, 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 Parassy in Centre-Loire Valley.

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

Bourges

Bourges

at 20 km (direction south-west)

Although Bourges is known for its stunning cathedral, it...

See Bourges guide
Bourges Palais Jacques-Coeur

Bourges Palais Jacques-Coeur

at 20 km (direction south-west)

The Palais Jacques-Coeur is a charming medieval palace with impressive rooms...

See Bourges Palais Jacques-Coeur guide
Bourges Cathedral

Bourges Cathedral

Cathedral at 20 km (direction south-west)

The cathedral in Bourges is a 13th century building...

See Bourges Cathedral guide
Sancerre

Sancerre

at 25 km (direction east-north-east)

The pretty village of Sancerre is best known for the famous...

See Sancerre guide
 
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Mehun-sur-Yevre

Mehun-sur-Yevre

at 26 km (direction west-south-west)

The castle and the 11th century Collegiale Notre-Dame are...

See Mehun-sur-Yevre guide
Aubigny-sur-Nere

Aubigny-sur-Nere

at 30 km (direction north-north-west)

It is the multi-turreted castle and the Scottish connection that...

See Aubigny-sur-Nere guide
La Charite-sur-Loire

La Charite-sur-Loire

at 36 km (direction east), in the Nievre department

In La Charité-sur-Loire you can visit the abbey church and...

See La Charite-sur-Loire guide
Briare

Briare

at 47 km (direction north-north-east), in the Loiret department

With the Loire River and the Canal de Briare crossing in...

See Briare guide
Issoudun

Issoudun

at 52 km (direction west-south-west), in the Indre department

There are few important monuments here in Issoudun, but we enjoyed a...

See Issoudun guide
Nevers

Nevers

at 53 km (direction east-south-east), in the Nievre department

The ancient centre of Nevers contains several interesting monuments and houses...

See Nevers guide
Apremont-sur-Allier

Apremont-sur-Allier

Most Beautiful Village at 55 km (direction east-south-east)

The story of the renewal of Apremont-sur-Allier is fascinating, and leads...

See Apremont-sur-Allier guide
Guedelon

Guedelon

at 60 km (direction east-north-east), in the Yonne department

At the remarkable site of Guedelon an entire medieval...

See Guedelon guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Cher

Map of places to visit near Parassy

 
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Markets in and near Parassy

  • Henrichemont: market Wednesday (8km)
  • Bourges: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (20km)
  • Baugy: market Friday (22km)
  • Saint-Satur: market Thursday (26km)
  • Vailly-sur-Sauldre: market Friday (26km)
  • Mehun-sur-Yevre: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Aubigny-sur-Nere: market Saturday all day (29km)
  • Cosne-Cours-sur-Loire: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (35km)
  • Saint-Florent-sur-Cher: market Friday & (35km)
  • Vierzon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday (36km)

More information about Parassy, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Parassy, France

What to do at Parassy? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Parassy.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Plaimpied-Givaudins) (27km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Jussy-Champagne) (28km)
  • St Aignan de Brinay (Brinay) (32km)
  • Collegiale Saint Etienne (Dun-sur-Auron) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Blet) (40km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame-du-Pré (Donzy) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les Prés Fichaux (20km)
  • Parc floral d'Apremont (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Pougues-les-Eaux (46km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
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Geography and distances

Parassy is in the center of France at 20 kilometres from Bourges, the department capital (general information: Parassy is 181 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Parassy

Canton: Aix-d'Angillon

Arrondissement: Bourges

Department: Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 18220

Distance to Parassy

from Bourges (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 181 km

from Calais: 416 km

from Nice: 538 km

from Bordeaux: 359 km

from Strasbourg: 416 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aubinges, Les Aix-d'Angillon, Menetou-Salon, Morogues, Rians and Soulangis.

This page in French: Visiter Parassy

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