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Pont-Chretien-Chabenet tourism and travel guide

Photo of Pont-Chretien-Chabenet in Indre

Photo is of Argenton-sur-Creuse at 5 km from Pont-Chretien-Chabenet

Visit Pont-Chretien-Chabenet: highlights and tourist information

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Pont-Chretien-Chabenet is situated in the Indre department and Centre-Loire Valley region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Argenton-sur-Creuse at 5 km and Gargilesse-Dampierre at 16 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Pont-Chretien-Chabenet, 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 Pont-Chretien-Chabenet in Centre-Loire Valley.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!



at 5 km (direction south-east)

There are several churches of interest here in Argenton-sur-Creuse, and...

See Argenton-sur-Creuse guide


Most Beautiful Village at 16 km (direction south-east)

Gargilesse-Dampierre is a very small village, but also very...

See Gargilesse-Dampierre guide


Most Beautiful Village at 22 km (direction south-south-west)

The unspoiled medieval streets in the 'most beautiful village' of...

See Saint-Benoit-du-Sault guide
Brenne Regional Natural Park

Brenne Regional Natural Park

Natural Parc at 24 km (direction west-north-west)

This quiet region of small lakes and fields is a perfect...

See Brenne Regional Natural Park guide


at 26 km (direction north-east)

A little remote from the main tourist routes, Chateauroux is quite a...

See Chateauroux guide


at 37 km (direction east)

The 18th century French manor house where George Sand lived is the...

See Nohant-Vic guide


at 38 km (direction east)

Take a stroll through the grounds of the castle here...

See Saint-Chartier guide
La Chatre

La Chatre

at 39 km (direction east)

La Chatre is a small town and quick to explore - before...

See La Chatre guide
La Souterraine

La Souterraine

at 44 km (direction south), in the Creuse department

La Souterraine is one of those 'hard to find'...

See La Souterraine guide


Most Beautiful Village at 46 km (direction west), in the Vienne department

The pretty village of Angles sur l'Anglin and the river setting make...

See Angles-sur-l'Anglin guide


Heritage Site at 48 km (direction west), in the Vienne department

The highlight here is of course the Abbey of Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe, certainly the...

See Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe guide


at 52 km (direction west-south-west), in the Vienne department

Although it is quite a small town, there is a lot to...

See Montmorillon guide


at 54 km (direction east-north-east)

There are few important monuments here in Issoudun, but...

See Issoudun guide


at 55 km (direction south-west), in the Haute-Vienne department

In the small town of Le Dorat you will...

See Le-Dorat guide

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

Map of places to visit near Pont-Chretien-Chabenet


Markets in and near Pont-Chretien-Chabenet

  • Saint-Gaultier: market Friday (4km)
  • Argenton-sur-Creuse: market Saturday (7km)
  • Villedieu-sur-Indre: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Chateauroux: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday all day & Friday (26km)
  • Mezieres-en-Brenne: market Thursday (30km)
  • Buzancais: market Friday (30km)
  • Le Blanc: market Saturday (32km)
  • Palluau-sur-Indre: market Sunday (37km)
  • Levroux: market Monday (40km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Indre: market Friday (46km)

More information about Pont-Chretien-Chabenet, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Pont-Chretien-Chabenet, France

What to do at Pont-Chretien-Chabenet? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Pont-Chretien-Chabenet.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • George Sand House (38km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin-arboretum de La Sédelle (29km)
  • Jardin du domaine de George Sand (37km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Etangs de la Brenne (20km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Pont-Chretien-Chabenet is in the eastern-center of France at 26 kilometres from Chateauroux, the department capital (general information: Pont-Chretien-Chabenet is 256 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Pont-Chretien-Chabenet

Canton: Argenton-sur-Creuse

Arrondissement: Châteauroux

Department: Indre

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 36800

Distance to Pont-Chretien-Chabenet

from Chateauroux (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 256 km

from Calais: 481 km

from Nice: 558 km

from Bordeaux: 255 km

from Strasbourg: 518 km

Getting here

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 Pont-Chretien-Chabenet from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Argenton-sur-Creuse, Chasseneuil, Le Pechereau, Saint-Gaultier, Saint-Marcel and Thenay.

This page in French: Visiter Pont-Chretien-Chabenet

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