Parassy tourism and travel guide

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Visit Parassy: highlights and tourist information

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Parassy is situated in the Cher department and Loire Valley region (now part of the Centre-Loire Valley region), in the center of France at 20 kilometres from Bourges, the department capital (general information: Parassy is 181 kilometres from Paris).

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

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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!


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

Map of places to visit near Parassy

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

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)


Geography and distances

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

Parassy 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 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