Mérigny

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TownMérignyIngrandes at 4.6 km
Insee code36119Nalliers at 5.6 km
Postcode36220Fontgombault at 6.6 km
Latitude46.6311200Sauzelles at 6.9 km
Longitude0.9269400Saint-Aigny at 7.7 km
AltitudeFrom 67 to 136 metersConcremiers at 7.9 km
Surface31.77 km²Angles-sur-l'Anglin at 7.9 km
Population568 inhabitantsLa Bussière at 7.9 km
Density17 inhabitants/km²Preuilly-la-Ville at 8 km
Chief townChâteauroux (at 69 km, 72 min)Saint-Pierre-de-Maillé at 8.3 km
DepartmentIndreLurais at 8.4 km
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TOWN PRESENTATION

The town of Mérigny spans 3066 hectares and has 570 inhabitants known as the Mérignois. The village is located in the park of Brenne with its 1,000 lakes, the borders of Berry and Poitou. Mérigny is crossed by Anglin, pretty river 66 km long.


SIGHTSEEING

Fishing, canoeing, caving, rock climbing, recreational activities related to the valley of the Anglin.

Three hiking trails are available on the town (8, 14 and 17 km).

Many mills were built along the course of Anglin. Stone quarries have long been exploited. Blocks found suggests that was the size of the Merovingian sarcophagus.

To see: the Church of St. Sulpice the thirteenth, the Priory of Puychevrier twelfth, Plaincourault Castle and Chapel, the castle of Roche Bellusson.


EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

Flea markets: in April and July.


ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

Angles-sur-l'Anglin: Roc the Wizards, interpretive center of the frieze Magdalenian (excavations in 1947). Evidence of human presence 14,000 years ago. Chateau d'Angles built in 1025.

Hiking trails are numerous, well marked and well maintained. Three tours are offered on the town. There are also other circuits countries of the valley of the Creuse and Anglin passing Mérigny.

If you like mountain biking, you will find your happiness, a circuit marked out of the hamlet of Beauchapeau than Plaincourault and up to Le Blanc (58 km).

Climbing enthusiasts, several cliffs overlooking the Anglin (Rock of Dube, cliffs of Guignoterie). For others, there are three large holes on the town (the Poirel, Straws Beauchapeau cave, the cave's Heir).

The canoe is in the spotlight. Several courses are offered (Anglin, Creuse and Gartempe).

Leisure activities
NameType of activityPriceTown
Discover leatherwork with a storytellerCraftFreeChauvigny (22 km)

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WEATHER

Saturday 30 August
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Min. 6°C - Max. 19°C
Sunday 31 August
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Min. 11°C - Max. 21°C
Monday 1 September
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Min. 11°C - Max. 23°C

RESTAURANTS

 
French cuisine restaurantLe Relais de la Mothe  
8.3
Yzeures-sur-Creuse
Between nature and history, Yzeures-sur-Creuse is a village that will reveal beautiful wonders. For dining, you will not be left through the doors of the Relais de la Mothe. The motto...
Located 17.7 km from Mérigny27 € per person 
Mediterranean restaurantLa Vigne  
8
La Roche-Posay
Located in the department of Vienne, in the charming spa town of La Roche-Posay, the hotel restaurant welcomes you in a La Vigne bucolic and relaxing. The decoration around the wine...
Located 19.2 km from Mérigny22 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantLe Saint Roch  
7.4
La Roche-Posay
Le Saint Roch welcomes you to the heart of the famous spa town of La Roche Posay. From fresh and carefully selected the chef Fabrice Taillard here revisits the classics of French cuisine....
Located 19.3 km from Mérigny38 € per person 

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BED & BREAKFASTS

 
House with 4 bedroomsRoc de Beauchapeau    
9.8
Mérigny
Located in a beautiful setting on the banks of the Anglin brenne Park, the Rock of Beauchapeau is ideal for a stay of relaxation and fitness.
Located in Mérigny65 € the double room 
House with 1 bedroomLe Grenier des Robins    
9.1
Angles-sur-l'Anglin
For a quiet stay between Futuroscope and the Regional Natural Park of Brenne, House-Studio-Gite with the possibility of a room supplémentaireà the floor of a house of character and...
Located 9.5 km from Mérigny41 € the double room 
House with 1 bedroomMartiote    
9.6
Angles-sur-l'Anglin
Charming double room with shower, wash basin, separate toilet, wardrobe, double bed (140 x 190)
Located 9.5 km from Mérigny48 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
House for 6 personsLocation saisonnière à angles/anglin (86)
Angles-sur-l'Anglin
Dwelling house of character in the central village of Angles sur l'Anglin (86). Located 12 kilometers from the spa town of La Roche Posay, 45 kilometers from the Futuroscope theme park...
Located 7.8 km from MérignyFrom 420 € to 480 € per week 
House for 4 personsLa Bergeronnette   NEW
Angles-sur-l'Anglin
Small independent country, the borders of Poitou, Berry and near Angles / Touraine s / Anglin in Poitou, one of the most beautiful villages of France and its surroundings; A visit City...
Located 9.5 km from MérignyFrom 240 € to 300 € per week 
House for 4 personsLa Huppe, Les Robins  
9.8
Angles-sur-l'Anglin
House quiet and relaxing companion, located in Angles / s / Anglin at the crossroads of Poitou laTouraine and Berry. Discover one of the most beautiful villages in France, its views,...
Located 9.5 km from MérignyFrom 240 € to 320 € per week 

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HOTELS

VVF Villages La Bussiere - Hotel in MérignyVVF Villages La Bussiere  
La Bussière
Offering an outdoor swimming pool heated seasonally and a tennis court, VVF Villages La Bussiere is a holiday park located in La Bussière, a 25-minute drive from Chatelherault. Free...
Located 7.1 km from MérignyRoom from 69 €
Le Relais du Lyon d'Or - Hotel in MérignyLe Relais du Lyon d'Or     
8.6
Angles-sur-l'Anglin
Set in Angles sur l'Anglin, awarded one of the most beautiful villages in France, Le Relais du Lyon d'Or is an old coaching inn featuring a bar and a restaurant. The elegant rooms,...
Located 7.9 km from MérignyRoom from 89 €
Hotel du Théatre - Hotel in MérignyHotel du Théatre    
7.5
Le Blanc
Hotel du Théatre is in the heart of the village of Le Blanc, just 15 km from Parc de Brenne National Park. Free Wi-Fi internet access is available. All of the rooms at Hotel du Théatre...
Located 10.4 km from MérignyRoom from 51 €

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Kyriad Chateauroux
Located just 5 minutes from the centre of Chateauroux, this hotel provides free Wi-Fi access in the guest rooms. Brenne Natural Regional Park is 11 km...
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Campanile Châteauroux - Saint-Maur
Experience the wonderful atmosphere of Châteauroux, a city located two hours from Paris, on the north-south route and surrounded...
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