Parpecay tourism and travel guide

Photo of Parpecay in Indre

Visit Parpecay: highlights and tourist information

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Parpecay 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 44 kilometres from Chateauroux, the department capital (general information: Parpecay is 190 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Valencay at 8 km and Chateau de Valencay at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Parpecay, 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 Parpecay 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 Parpecay

Markets in and near Parpecay

  • Chabris: market Saturday (5km)
  • Gievres: market Tuesday (8km)
  • Valencay: market Tuesday (9km)
  • Selles-sur-Cher: market Thursday all day (11km)
  • Langon: market Friday (15km)
  • Gracay: market Thursday (16km)
  • Mennetou-sur-Cher: market Thursday (18km)
  • Romorantin-Lanthenay: market Wednesday all day & Saturday & Friday (18km)
  • Vatan: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Chatres-sur-Cher: market Tuesday (20km)

More information about Parpecay, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Parpecay, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Bouges-le-Chateau Castle (19km)
  • Fougeres-sur-Bievre Chateau (36km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • St Aignan de Brinay (Brinay) (36km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Bouges (19km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (42km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Chenonceau (46km)
  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (47km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Vatan (19km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Veuil (14km)
  • Issoudun (39km)
  • Chateauroux (45km)
  • Pierrefitte-sur-Sauldre (51km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • ZooParc de Beauval (23km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Parpecay

Canton: Saint-Christophe-en-Bazelle

Arrondissement: Issoudun

Department: Indre

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 36210

Distance to Parpecay

from Chateauroux (prefecture): 44 km

from Paris: 190 km

from Calais: 416 km

from Nice: 586 km

from Bordeaux: 315 km

from Strasbourg: 479 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chabris, Menetou-sur-Nahon, Saint-Christophe-en-Bazelle, Sainte-Cecile, Semblecay and Varennes-sur-Fouzon.

This page in French: Visiter Parpecay