Saugy tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saugy: highlights and tourist information

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Saugy 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: Saugy is 210 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Issoudun at 9 km and Mehun-sur-Yevre at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saugy, 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 Saugy 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 Saugy

Markets in and near Saugy

  • Issoudun: market Saturday all day (10km)
  • Saint-Florent-sur-Cher: market Friday & (10km)
  • Reuilly: market Friday (14km)
  • Mehun-sur-Yevre: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Lignieres: market Monday (25km)
  • Bourges: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (25km)
  • Vatan: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Gracay: market Thursday (28km)
  • Vierzon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday (28km)
  • Dun-sur-Auron: market Saturday (35km)

More information about Saugy, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Saugy, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Neuvy-Saint-Sépulchre collegiale St Etienne (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (48km)

National Monuments

  • Bourges Cathedral (25km)
  • Palace Jacques Coeur (25km)
  • Bouges-le-Chateau Castle (35km)
  • George Sand House (40km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • St Aignan de Brinay (Brinay) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ineuil) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Plaimpied-Givaudins) (26km)
  • Abbaye de La Celle (La Celle) (33km)
  • Collegiale Saint Etienne (Dun-sur-Auron) (36km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Noirlac et Saint Etienne Prieuré (Bruere-Allichamps) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Jussy-Champagne) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Georges (Saint-Jeanvrin) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les Prés Fichaux (25km)
  • Jardin du château de Bouges (35km)
  • Jardins du prieuré Notre-Dame-d'Orsan (37km)
  • Jardin du domaine de George Sand (39km)
  • Les jardins artistiques de Drulon (41km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Vatan (26km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Issoudun (10km)
  • Chateauroux (37km)
  • Saint-Amand-Montrond (40km)
  • Veuil (48km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saugy

Canton: Chârost

Arrondissement: Bourges

Department: Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 18290

Distance to Saugy

from Bourges (prefecture): 25 km

from Paris: 210 km

from Calais: 443 km

from Nice: 542 km

from Bordeaux: 316 km

from Strasbourg: 457 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Charost, Civray, Saint-Ambroix and Saint-Georges-sur-Arnon.

This page in French: Visiter Saugy