Perassay tourism and travel guide

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Visit Perassay: highlights and tourist information

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Perassay 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 51 kilometres from Chateauroux, the department capital (general information: Perassay is 265 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Culan at 18 km and La Chatre at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Perassay, 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 Perassay 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 Perassay

Markets in and near Perassay

  • Chateaumeillant: market Friday (11km)
  • Boussac: market Thursday (15km)
  • Lignieres: market Monday (31km)
  • Domerat: market Friday (32km)
  • Montlucon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day (38km)
  • Saint-Amand-Montrond: market Wednesday & Saturday (39km)
  • Gueret: market Thursday all day & Saturday all day (40km)
  • Ahun: market Wednesday (44km)
  • Neris-les-Bains: market Thursday & Sunday (45km)
  • Lavaveix-les-Mines: market Thursday (45km)

More information about Perassay, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Perassay, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Neuvy-Saint-Sépulchre collegiale St Etienne (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (30km)

National Monuments

  • George Sand House (22km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Georges (Saint-Jeanvrin) (15km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ineuil) (36km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Noirlac et Saint Etienne Prieuré (Bruere-Allichamps) (39km)
  • Abbaye de La Celle (La Celle) (40km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château d'Ainay-le-Vieil (16km)
  • Jardins du prieuré Notre-Dame-d'Orsan (19km)
  • Jardin du domaine de George Sand (24km)
  • Les jardins artistiques de Drulon (27km)
  • Jardin-arboretum de La Sédelle (41km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Pierres Jaumetres (21km)
  • Foret de Troncais (48km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Gouzon (32km)
  • Eguzon-Chantome (44km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Perassay

Canton: Sainte-Sévère-sur-Indre

Arrondissement: Châtre

Department: Indre

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 36160

Distance to Perassay

from Chateauroux (prefecture): 51 km

from Paris: 265 km

from Calais: 498 km

from Nice: 506 km

from Bordeaux: 279 km

from Strasbourg: 481 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Feusines, Lignerolles, Saint-Marien, Saint-Priest-la-Marche and Vijon.

This page in French: Visiter Perassay