Tendu tourism and travel guide

Photo of Tendu in Indre

Visit Tendu: highlights and tourist information

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Tendu is situated in the Indre department and Loire Valley region (now part of the Centre-Loire Valley region), in the eastern-center of France at 21 kilometres from Chateauroux, the department capital (general information: Tendu is 253 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Argenton-sur-Creuse at 7 km and Gargilesse-Dampierre at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Tendu, 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 Tendu 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 Indre

Map of places to visit near Tendu

Markets in and near Tendu

  • Argenton-sur-Creuse: market Saturday (8km)
  • Saint-Gaultier: market Friday (11km)
  • Chateauroux: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday all day & Friday (21km)
  • Villedieu-sur-Indre: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Buzancais: market Friday (30km)
  • Mezieres-en-Brenne: market Thursday (33km)
  • Levroux: market Monday (37km)
  • Le Blanc: market Saturday (38km)
  • Palluau-sur-Indre: market Sunday (38km)
  • Issoudun: market Saturday all day (47km)

More information about Tendu, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Tendu, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • George Sand House (32km)
  • Bouges-le-Chateau Castle (45km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Brenne (25km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin-arboretum de La Sédelle (29km)
  • Jardin du domaine de George Sand (31km)
  • Jardin du château de Bouges (45km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Etangs de la Brenne (25km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Eguzon-Chantome (23km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Chateauroux (21km)
  • Issoudun (47km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Tendu

Canton: Argenton-sur-Creuse

Arrondissement: Châteauroux

Department: Indre

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 36200

Distance to Tendu

from Chateauroux (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 253 km

from Calais: 479 km

from Nice: 554 km

from Bordeaux: 261 km

from Strasbourg: 511 km

Getting here

Tendu is in the eastern-center of France. 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 Tendu from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chasseneuil, Mosnay and Saint-Marcel.

This page in French: Visiter Tendu