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Rosnay

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Indre

Small village of Indre, in Center - Loire Valley region, Rosnay takes place in the natural region of Brenne, in the eponymous Regional Nature Park. Located about forty kilometers from Châteauroux, it is located just a few kilometers from Ruffec, Lingé or Ciron.

Former, the town of Rosnay is today mainly known for its tourist activity and the beauty of its landscapes. Surrounded by green and rich nature, it is the ideal place to spend a few days of rest to discover one of the most beautiful regions of France.

Rosnay also has an interesting architectural and historical heritage to discover before or after the tasting of the culinary specialties of the town, carp fries, smoked carp, pike, tench or perch. It is also part of the Pouligny-Saint-Pierre cheese production area.

Geographical information

MunicipalityRosnay
Postcode36300
Latitude46.7015750 (N 46° 42’ 6”)
Longitude1.2150330 (E 1° 12’ 54”)
AltitudeFrom 87m to 133m
Surface area59.03 km²
Population517 inhabitants
Density8 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureChâteauroux (27 mi, 43 min)
Insee code36173
IntercommunalityCC Brenne - Val de Creuse
DepartmentIndre
TerritoryBerry
RegionCentre-Loire Valley

Nearest cities & towns

Migné5.2 mi (9 min)
Ciron5.5 mi (15 min)
Douadic5.8 mi (11 min)
Ruffec6 mi (16 min)
Lingé7.8 mi (19 min)
Oulches9.1 mi (23 min)
Le Blanc9.2 mi (14 min)
Mézières-en-Brenne9.2 mi (14 min)
Méobecq10.4 mi (18 min)
Saint-Michel-en-Brenne11.4 mi (17 min)
Bélâbre11.5 mi (29 min)
Saint-Aigny11.6 mi (20 min)
Pouligny-Saint-Pierre11.6 mi (19 min)
Vendoeuvres12 mi (22 min)

Things to see and do

Listed as a historic monument for its facades, its roofs and its fireplace, the castle of Bouchet was built between the thirteenth and seventeenth century. This former medieval castle is originally the property of Guy Sénebaud, companion in arms of Philippe Auguste. Installed on a rocky red sandstone mound, it is built around a closed courtyard, surrounded by pits. You can still admire the building and its two towers of the thirteenth century, the great dungeon of the fourteenth century, and the small dungeon built by the English in the fifteenth century. It is open to visitors during the summer season and Heritage Days.

Built in the 15th century, the Saint-André church is now listed as an historic monument.

Several hiking trails make it possible to discover the regional nature reserve of the lands and ponds of Brenne, Massé, Foucault. You can also enjoy the Regional Natural Park of Brenne, its fauna and flora. The house located on site will allow you to learn a little more about its history and geography.

Places of interest

Natural sites

Events and festivities

A flea market is proposed every November 1st.

Every August 25th, the Saint-Louis fair is open to a competition of Charolais and Limousin cattle, a flea market, wood sawing demonstrations and a carnival.

A western riding competition is organized in early October and early May.

Christmas market

Weather

Thursday 21 november
Min. 0°C - Max. 10°C
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Friday 22 november
Min. 5°C - Max. 14°C
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Saturday 23 november
Min. 10°C - Max. 13°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Discover the art of shuttle tatted lace
Arts and Crafts45 € Saint-Sulpice-les-Feuilles (28 mi)
Visit a confectionery workshop
Arts and CraftsFreeLoches (30 mi)
Canoe hire in the medieval town of Loches
Sports sensations10 € Loches (31 mi)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Over time
HikeEasy40 minNalliers (17.9 mi)
The City and its suburbs - La Trimouille
HikeIntermediate1h35La Trimouille (18.3 mi)
La Trimouille, a name, a story...
Car itineraryEasy1h00La Trimouille (18.3 mi)
The canton of Trimouille, the heritage of the past
Car itineraryEasy1h00La Trimouille (18.3 mi)
Between Gartempe and Anglin
Car itineraryEasy30 minSaint-Savin (19.1 mi)

Restaurants

Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals

Hotels

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