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What to do in Berry this fall?


The hotel Jules Chevalier has prepared a selection of the best tours & activities in Berry and Indre. Do you go to Berry this fall and do not know what to do? You are in the right place.

Whether you are alone, with your partner, with friends or with your family, there is something for everyone in Berry!

Our selection of castles and mansions, to visit without moderation:

Valençay castle: 45 minutes from Issoudun

The construction of the Château de Valençay began in the 10th century and ended in the 17th century. Formerly the home of the Prince of Talleyrand, became deposit of the Louvre during the second world war, it is part of the heritage of Berry.

You can visit it every day from 10:00 to 18:00.

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George Sand's house: 35 minutes from Issoudun

How to get to the Berry without visiting the home of a novelist who marked his era?

You can visit an area of ​​6 hectares and be immersed in the life of the eighteenth.

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Park and gardens of Bouges Castle: just 30 minutes from Issoudun

Built in the middle of the 18th century, this rare elegance castle is listed as a historical monument and is protected by the National Monument Center.

It is open to visitors every day except Tuesday, from 10h to 12h and from 14h to 18h.

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Our selection of museums:

Hospice Museum of Saint-Roch: Issoudun

Discover this museum just steps from the Hotel Jules Chevalier, and contemplate its exhibitions of painting. The museum of the hospital gives you the opportunity to discover an architecture that combines the old with the modern, all surrounded by its flower gardens.

You can visit it from Wednesday to Sunday from 10h to 12h and from 14h to 18h.

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Automobile museum in Valençay: 40 minutes from Issoudun

Discover rare and exceptional vehicles of all time. This museum is specialized in the exhibition of French cars. Enjoy until November 11th an exhibition on 2cv and its derivatives.

Visits from 10h30 to 12h30 and from 14h to 18h.

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Our selection of monuments:

The church of Saint Cyr: Issoudun

In the center of Issoudun, this church was built in the 15th century. It has magnificent stained glass windows.

The Moulin d'Angibault: 40 minutes from Issoudun
Located in the commune of Montipouret in the Indre, this mill remained in its eighteenth century juice. You can visit it from Easter to All Saints' Day to discover the flour mill of yesteryear!

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The fortress of Cluis below: 50 minutes from Issoudun

Discover this 12th century fortress classified as a historical monument. Immerse yourself in the Middle Ages by visiting the remains of the old dungeon that overlooks the entire valley.

Free visits.

services and benefits

  • 2h from Paris
  • Downtown
  • Quiet and peacefull environement
  • Seminars
  • First Hotel in department
  • Private park of 3 hectares