Paulnay tourism and travel guide

Photo of Paulnay in Indre

Visit Paulnay: highlights and tourist information

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Paulnay 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 42 kilometres from Chateauroux, the department capital (general information: Paulnay is 240 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Brenne Regional Natural Park at 12 km and Angles-sur-l'Anglin at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Paulnay, 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 Paulnay 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 Paulnay

Markets in and near Paulnay

  • Mezieres-en-Brenne: market Thursday (6km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Indre: market Friday (15km)
  • Preuilly-sur-Claise: market Thursday & Saturday (17km)
  • Palluau-sur-Indre: market Sunday (17km)
  • Buzancais: market Friday (21km)
  • Le Blanc: market Saturday (25km)
  • La Roche-Posay: market Tuesday & Friday (26km)
  • Le Grand-Pressigny: market Thursday (27km)
  • Villedieu-sur-Indre: market Wednesday (30km)
  • Saint-Gaultier: market Friday (32km)

More information about Paulnay, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Paulnay, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Bouges-le-Chateau Castle (45km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Bouges (45km)
  • Touffou (50km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Etangs de la Brenne (20km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • ZooParc de Beauval (47km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Paulnay

Canton: Mézières-en-Brenne

Arrondissement: Blanc

Department: Indre

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 36290

Distance to Paulnay

from Chateauroux (prefecture): 42 km

from Paris: 240 km

from Calais: 459 km

from Nice: 593 km

from Bordeaux: 261 km

from Strasbourg: 530 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Azay-le-Ferron, Mezieres-en-Brenne, Saint-Michel-en-Brenne and Villiers.

This page in French: Visiter Paulnay