Vouillon tourism and travel guide

Photo of Vouillon in Indre

Photo is of Issoudun at 16 km from Vouillon

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Vouillon is situated in the Indre department and Centre-Loire Valley region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Vouillon in Centre-Loire Valley.

Popular places to visit nearby include Issoudun at 16 km and Chateauroux at 18 km.

Vouillon, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 16 km (direction north-north-east)

There are few important monuments here in Issoudun, but we enjoyed a stroll around...

See Issoudun guide


at 18 km (direction west)

A little remote from the main tourist routes, Chateauroux is quite a sprawling town...

See Chateauroux guide


at 20 km (direction south-south-east)

Take a stroll through the grounds of the castle here in the quiet town...

See Saint-Chartier guide


at 21 km (direction south)

The 18th century French manor house where George Sand lived is the main attraction...

See Nohant-Vic guide
La Chatre

La Chatre

at 27 km (direction south-south-east)

La Chatre is a small town and quick to explore - before setting off...

See La Chatre guide


at 40 km (direction west-south-west)

There are several churches of interest here in Argenton-sur-Creuse, and a very pretty walk...

See Argenton-sur-Creuse guide


at 42 km (direction north-east), in the Cher department

The castle and the 11th century Collegiale Notre-Dame are among several sights of importance...

See Mehun-sur-Yevre guide


Most Beautiful Village at 42 km (direction south-west)

Gargilesse-Dampierre is a very small village, but also very pretty and in a lovely...

See Gargilesse-Dampierre guide


at 45 km (direction east-south-east), in the Cher department

The castle at Culan is one of the most interesting in the quiet Cher...

See Culan guide
Bourges Palais Jacques-Coeur

Bourges Palais Jacques-Coeur

at 46 km (direction east-north-east), in the Cher department

The Palais Jacques-Coeur is a charming medieval palace with impressive rooms and fireplaces in...

See Bourges Palais Jacques-Coeur guide


at 46 km (direction east-north-east), in the Cher department

Although Bourges is known for its stunning cathedral, it also has a substantial medieval...

See Bourges guide
Bourges Cathedral

Bourges Cathedral

Cathedral at 46 km (direction east-north-east), in the Cher department

The cathedral in Bourges is a 13th century building with remarkable stonework and impressive...

See Bourges Cathedral guide
Chateau de Valencay

Chateau de Valencay

Castle at 46 km (direction north-west)

The renaissance style castle and formal gardens make the Chateau de Valencay among the...

See Chateau de Valencay guide


at 46 km (direction north-west)

The castle is the main attraction in Valencay, but we also suggest a visit...

See Valencay guide

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Map of places to visit near Vouillon


Markets in and near Vouillon

  • Issoudun: market Saturday all day (15km)
  • Chateauroux: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday all day & Friday (17km)
  • Lignieres: market Monday (21km)
  • Vatan: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Levroux: market Monday (29km)
  • Villedieu-sur-Indre: market Wednesday (30km)
  • Reuilly: market Friday (30km)
  • Saint-Florent-sur-Cher: market Friday & (31km)
  • Chateaumeillant: market Friday (36km)
  • Gracay: market Thursday (36km)

More information about Vouillon, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Vouillon, France

What to do at Vouillon? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Vouillon.

Heritage sites

  • Neuvy-Saint-Sépulchre collegiale St Etienne (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (27km)

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 Martin (Ineuil) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Georges (Saint-Jeanvrin) (35km)
  • Abbaye de La Celle (La Celle) (40km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Noirlac et Saint Etienne Prieuré (Bruere-Allichamps) (42km)
  • St Aignan de Brinay (Brinay) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Plaimpied-Givaudins) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du domaine de George Sand (21km)
  • Jardins du prieuré Notre-Dame-d'Orsan (30km)
  • Jardin du château de Bouges (31km)
  • Les jardins artistiques de Drulon (40km)
  • Les Prés Fichaux (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Vatan (29km)
  • Eguzon-Chantome (50km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Vouillon is in the eastern-center of France at 18 kilometres from Chateauroux, the department capital (general information: Vouillon is 228 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Vouillon

Canton: Issoudun-Sud

Arrondissement: Issoudun

Department: Indre

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 36100

Distance to Vouillon

from Chateauroux (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 228 km

from Calais: 459 km

from Nice: 543 km

from Bordeaux: 294 km

from Strasbourg: 478 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ambrault, Bommiers, Brives, Maron, Meunet-Planches, Sainte-Fauste and Sassierges-Saint-Germain.

This page in French: Visiter Vouillon