The Indre is located in the center of France, its administrative capital is Chateauroux and the department has about 50.000 inhabitants.
This department has remained rather rustic and rural and does not attracts many tourists. However, it is full of beautiful sites and landscapes to discover.
You can start your trip by visiting the castle of Valençay, former feudal fortress built during the reign of Louis XIII (Renaissance and Classicism).
You can also find many castles known, such as those of Valencay and Bouges, the regional natural park of Brenne and its beautiful landscapes with thousands of lakes, beautiful villages like Gargilesse-Dampierre and Saint-Benoît-du-Sault, Romanesque churches,...
The Indre is mainly renowned for the quality of its cheeses, enjoy it without moderation!
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