Paudy tourism and travel guide

Photo of Paudy in Indre

Visit Paudy: highlights and tourist information

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Paudy 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 31 kilometres from Chateauroux, the department capital (general information: Paudy is 205 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Issoudun at 10 km and Mehun-sur-Yevre at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Paudy, 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 Paudy 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 Paudy

Markets in and near Paudy

  • Vatan: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Reuilly: market Friday (11km)
  • Issoudun: market Saturday all day (12km)
  • Gracay: market Thursday (13km)
  • Vierzon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday (23km)
  • Levroux: market Monday (24km)
  • Chatres-sur-Cher: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Saint-Florent-sur-Cher: market Friday & (25km)
  • Mehun-sur-Yevre: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Mennetou-sur-Cher: market Thursday (26km)

More information about Paudy, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Paudy, France

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

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • St Aignan de Brinay (Brinay) (22km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ineuil) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Plaimpied-Givaudins) (41km)
  • Abbaye de La Celle (La Celle) (50km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Noirlac et Saint Etienne Prieuré (Bruere-Allichamps) (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Bouges (18km)
  • Les Prés Fichaux (37km)
  • Jardin du domaine de George Sand (45km)
  • Jardins du prieuré Notre-Dame-d'Orsan (50km)
  • Les jardins artistiques de Drulon (56km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Vatan (9km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Issoudun (12km)
  • Chateauroux (31km)
  • Veuil (31km)
  • Saint-Amand-Montrond (57km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • ZooParc de Beauval (49km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Paudy

Canton: Issoudun-Nord

Arrondissement: Issoudun

Department: Indre

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 36260

Distance to Paudy

from Chateauroux (prefecture): 31 km

from Paris: 205 km

from Calais: 435 km

from Nice: 559 km

from Bordeaux: 312 km

from Strasbourg: 468 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Giroux, Lucay-le-Libre, Menetreols-sous-Vatan and Meunet-sur-Vatan.

This page in French: Visiter Paudy