Liven up your holidays!

Sainte-Gemme-en-Sancerrois

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Cher

Wine-growing town, Sainte-Gemme is much visited for its wineries.

Winegrowers produce whites, reds and rosés of Sancerre appellation controlled. The surrounding landscape is, of course, composed of hills covered with vines. Here ends the Country Strong and begins Sancerre.

The walker who walks the wide paths through the vineyards, his eyes filled panoramas on the Loire, Sancerre and on on the other side of the river, you can see Cosne and surrounding villages also producing wines such as Pouilly smoked or Coteaux du Giennois.

Geographical information

MunicipalitySainte-Gemme-en-Sancerrois
Postcode18240
Latitude47.3941140 (N 47° 23’ 39”)
Longitude2.8167890 (E 2° 49’ 0”)
AltitudeFrom 174m to 303m
Surface area14.84 km²
Population418 inhabitants
Density28 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureBourges (54 km, 58 min)
Insee code18208
IntercommunalityCC Haut Berry Val de Loire
DepartmentCher
RegionCentre

Nearest cities & towns

Sury-en-Vaux4 km (6 min)
Subligny5.2 km (7 min)
Savigny-en-Sancerre5.8 km (7 min)
Bannay5.8 km (9 min)
Boulleret5.9 km (8 min)
Verdigny6.7 km (10 min)
Saint-Satur7.8 km (11 min)
Sancerre8.5 km (12 min)
Menetou-Râtel8.9 km (13 min)
Assigny9.5 km (13 min)
Cosne-Cours-sur-Loire10 km (16 min)
Ménétréol-sous-Sancerre10.7 km (15 min)
Le Noyer11.7 km (16 min)

Things to see and do

Caves producers of Sancerre and Coteaux du Giennois.

Events and festivities

Brocante July 14 organized by the Festival Committee.

Weather

Sunday 24 may
Min. 14°C - Max. 21°C
Day
Night
Monday 25 may
Min. 13°C - Max. 21°C
Day
Night
Tuesday 26 may
Min. 9°C - Max. 16°C
Day
Night

Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Sancerre and its panorama to 9 km.

Cosne-sur-Loire to 9 km.

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Vineyard discovery tour and tasting
Local flavours13 € to 40 € Sancerre (7.1 km)
Guided tour of the seven locks
Culture and education35 € Rogny-les-Sept-Écluses (39 km)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Cultural tour around Entrains-sur-Nohain
Car itineraryEasy6h00Entrains-sur-Nohain (34 km)
Tour of Bléneau
Village visitEasy1h30Bléneau (35 km)
The Canal
HikeIntermediate2h15Rogny-les-Sept-Écluses (40 km)
Champlemy - Nolay
HikeIntermediate6h00Champlemy (42 km)

Restaurants

Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals

Campsites

Hotels