Preuilly tourism and travel guide

Photo of Preuilly in Cher

Visit Preuilly: highlights and tourist information

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Preuilly is situated in the Cher department and Loire Valley region (now part of the Centre-Loire Valley region), in the center of France at 17 kilometres from Bourges, the department capital (general information: Preuilly is 196 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Mehun-sur-Yevre at 6 km and Bourges Palais Jacques-Coeur at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Preuilly, 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 Preuilly 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 Cher

Map of places to visit near Preuilly

Markets in and near Preuilly

  • Mehun-sur-Yevre: market Wednesday (6km)
  • Reuilly: market Friday (10km)
  • Saint-Florent-sur-Cher: market Friday & (13km)
  • Vierzon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday (16km)
  • Bourges: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (17km)
  • Issoudun: market Saturday all day (21km)
  • Gracay: market Thursday (25km)
  • Chatres-sur-Cher: market Tuesday (28km)
  • Vatan: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Mennetou-sur-Cher: market Thursday (31km)

More information about Preuilly, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Preuilly, France

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

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • St Aignan de Brinay (Brinay) (10km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Plaimpied-Givaudins) (24km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ineuil) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Jussy-Champagne) (38km)
  • Collegiale Saint Etienne (Dun-sur-Auron) (38km)
  • Abbaye de La Celle (La Celle) (42km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Noirlac et Saint Etienne Prieuré (Bruere-Allichamps) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Blet) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les Prés Fichaux (17km)
  • Jardin du château de Bouges (39km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Vatan (28km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Preuilly

Canton: Lury-sur-Arnon

Arrondissement: Vierzon

Department: Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 18120

Distance to Preuilly

from Bourges (prefecture): 17 km

from Paris: 196 km

from Calais: 429 km

from Nice: 548 km

from Bordeaux: 329 km

from Strasbourg: 447 km

Getting here

Preuilly is in the center of France. Most visitors fly into Paris and rent a car or drive from one of the channel ports such as Caen or Le Havre, a drive af about 2-3 hours. For driving distances to Preuilly from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Limeux, Mehun-sur-Yevre, Quincy and Sainte-Thorette.

This page in French: Visiter Preuilly