Raymond tourism and travel guide

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Visit Raymond: highlights and tourist information

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Raymond is situated in the Cher department and Loire Valley region (now part of the Centre-Loire Valley region), in the center of France at 25 kilometres from Bourges, the department capital (general information: Raymond is 211 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Bourges Cathedral at 25 km and Bourges at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Raymond, 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 Raymond 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 Raymond

Markets in and near Raymond

  • Baugy: market Friday (12km)
  • Dun-sur-Auron: market Saturday (13km)
  • Sancoins: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Bourges: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (25km)
  • Saint-Amand-Montrond: market Wednesday & Saturday (30km)
  • Fourchambault: market Sunday (31km)
  • Lurcy-Levis: market Monday (33km)
  • Saint-Florent-sur-Cher: market Friday & (34km)
  • Nevers: market Saturday all day (36km)
  • Henrichemont: market Wednesday (39km)

More information about Raymond, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Raymond, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint André (Jussy-Champagne) (4km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Blet) (9km)
  • Collegiale Saint Etienne (Dun-sur-Auron) (13km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Plaimpied-Givaudins) (18km)
  • Abbaye de La Celle (La Celle) (29km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Noirlac et Saint Etienne Prieuré (Bruere-Allichamps) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ineuil) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ygrande) (47km)
  • St Aignan de Brinay (Brinay) (48km)
  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Bourbon-l'Archambault) (52km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Georges (Saint-Jeanvrin) (54km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame-du-Pré (Donzy) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les Prés Fichaux (25km)
  • Parc floral d'Apremont (28km)
  • Forgeneuve (38km)
  • Les jardins artistiques de Drulon (42km)
  • Jardins du prieuré Notre-Dame-d'Orsan (51km)
  • Arboretum de Balaine (52km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Foret de Troncais (37km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Pougues-les-Eaux (33km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Amand-Montrond (30km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Raymond

Canton: Dun-sur-Auron

Arrondissement: Saint-Amand-Montrond

Department: Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 18130

Distance to Raymond

from Bourges (prefecture): 25 km

from Paris: 211 km

from Calais: 446 km

from Nice: 510 km

from Bordeaux: 346 km

from Strasbourg: 418 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bengy-sur-Craon, Cornusse, Jussy-Champagne, Lugny-Bourbonnais and Osmery.

This page in French: Visiter Raymond