Vicq-Exemplet tourism and travel guide

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Visit Vicq-Exemplet: highlights and tourist information

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Vicq-Exemplet 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 40 kilometres from Chateauroux, the department capital (general information: Vicq-Exemplet is 248 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Chartier at 12 km and La Chatre at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Vicq-Exemplet, 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 Vicq-Exemplet 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 Vicq-Exemplet

Markets in and near Vicq-Exemplet

  • Chateaumeillant: market Friday (9km)
  • Lignieres: market Monday (14km)
  • Saint-Amand-Montrond: market Wednesday & Saturday (30km)
  • Boussac: market Thursday (32km)
  • Issoudun: market Saturday all day (37km)
  • Chateauroux: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday all day & Friday (39km)
  • Saint-Florent-sur-Cher: market Friday & (41km)
  • Domerat: market Friday (43km)
  • Dun-sur-Auron: market Saturday (43km)
  • Montlucon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day (48km)

More information about Vicq-Exemplet, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Vicq-Exemplet, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Neuvy-Saint-Sépulchre collegiale St Etienne (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (26km)

National Monuments

  • George Sand House (12km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Georges (Saint-Jeanvrin) (8km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ineuil) (20km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Noirlac et Saint Etienne Prieuré (Bruere-Allichamps) (28km)
  • Abbaye de La Celle (La Celle) (28km)
  • Collegiale Saint Etienne (Dun-sur-Auron) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Plaimpied-Givaudins) (48km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Jussy-Champagne) (55km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du prieuré Notre-Dame-d'Orsan (6km)
  • Jardin du domaine de George Sand (14km)
  • Les jardins artistiques de Drulon (19km)
  • Jardins du château d'Ainay-le-Vieil (29km)
  • Jardin-arboretum de La Sédelle (48km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Pierres Jaumetres (39km)
  • Foret de Troncais (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Eguzon-Chantome (47km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Amand-Montrond (30km)
  • Issoudun (37km)
  • Chateauroux (39km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Vicq-Exemplet

Canton: Châtre

Arrondissement: Châtre

Department: Indre

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 36400

Distance to Vicq-Exemplet

from Chateauroux (prefecture): 40 km

from Paris: 248 km

from Calais: 481 km

from Nice: 517 km

from Bordeaux: 290 km

from Strasbourg: 473 km

Getting here

Vicq-Exemplet 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 Vicq-Exemplet from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beddes, La Berthenoux, Maisonnais, Rezay and Thevet-Saint-Julien.

This page in French: Visiter Vicq-Exemplet