Sury-en-Vaux tourism and travel guide

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Visit Sury-en-Vaux: highlights and tourist information

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Sury-en-Vaux is situated in the Cher department and Loire Valley region (now part of the Centre-Loire Valley region), in the center of France at 44 kilometres from Bourges, the department capital (general information: Sury-en-Vaux is 169 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Sancerre at 5 km and La Charite-sur-Loire at 27 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Sury-en-Vaux, 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 Sury-en-Vaux in Centre-Loire Valley.

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


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Map of places to visit near Sury-en-Vaux

Markets in and near Sury-en-Vaux

  • Saint-Satur: market Thursday (5km)
  • Cosne-Cours-sur-Loire: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (10km)
  • Vailly-sur-Sauldre: market Friday (15km)
  • Beaulieu-sur-Loire: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Henrichemont: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Loire: market Thursday (25km)
  • Aubigny-sur-Nere: market Saturday all day (31km)
  • Briare: market Friday (32km)
  • Baugy: market Friday (33km)
  • Saint-Fargeau: market Friday (36km)

More information about Sury-en-Vaux, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Sury-en-Vaux, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre-Dame-du-Pré (Donzy) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Jussy-Champagne) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Plaimpied-Givaudins) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les Prés Fichaux (44km)
  • Forgeneuve (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Pougues-les-Eaux (40km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Sury-en-Vaux

Canton: Sancerre

Arrondissement: Bourges

Department: Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 18300

Distance to Sury-en-Vaux

from Bourges (prefecture): 44 km

from Paris: 169 km

from Calais: 404 km

from Nice: 536 km

from Bordeaux: 384 km

from Strasbourg: 392 km

Getting here

Sury-en-Vaux 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 Sury-en-Vaux from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bannay, Menetou-Ratel, Menetreol-sous-Sancerre, Saint-Satur, Sainte-Gemme-en-Sancerrois, Sancerre, Subligny and Verdigny.

This page in French: Visiter Sury-en-Vaux