GR France. Long Hiking Trails. Long Distance Footpaths

Hiking on the GR®41 along Cher river through Indre-et-Loire, Loir-et-Cher, Cher, Allier, Creuse and Puy-de-Dome department from Tours to Solignat. Guest House, Bed and Breakfast, Hotel, Camping, Inn.

Chemins de Grandes Randonnees


Long Hiking Trails / Long Distance Footpaths


Cher Valley

From Tours (Indre-et-Loire) to Solignat (Puy-de-Dome)



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Distance: 547,32km, Elevation maximum: 764m, Elevation minimum: 44m, Elevation gain uphill: 4888m
IGN Maps: Tours (1822E). Blere Chenonceaux (1923E). Contres (2022E). St-Aignan (2023E). St-Georges-sur-Cher (2023O). Chabris (2123E). Selles-sur-Cher (2123O). Vierzon (2223E). Mennetou-sur-Cher (2223O). Charost (2224E). Foecy (2323O). Mehun-sur-Yevre (2324O). Issoudun (2225E). Levet (2325E). Chateauneuf-sur-Cher (2325O). St-Amand-Montrond (2326E). Culan (2327E). Charenton-du-Cher (2426O). Vallon-en-Sully (2427O). Chateaumeillant (2327O). Evaux-les-Bains (2329E). Pionsat (2429O). Culan - IGN 2327E. Chateaumeillant - IGN 2327O. Boussac - IGN 2328O. Gouzon - IGN 2329O.




Lodging  Restaurant  Camping  Grocery


Accommodation or business owner on or near a GR®, you can appear on GR-INFOS

Option 1: Your establishment on google maps, phone number, description, 5 photos and link to your website if you have one. Send by Email
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Registration price : € 10 per GR® or GRP® and per year (12 months) or € 40 for 5 years. Renewable.

Option 2: Creation of a web page with an address:"name of your accommodation ".htm, 5 photos, your accommodation on the google maps and a detailed description. Send by Email
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Registration price : € 50 per year (12 months) or € 200 for 5 years. Renewable.

3 possibilities to pay for your registration:
By transfer: La Banque Postale, Papadimitriou Philippe, Iban: FR65 2004 1010 0913 5765 2E03 013, BIC or SWIFT: PSSTFRPPMON.
By credit card via iZettle (Paypal), a payment request will be sent to you by email.
By check payable to Papadimitriou Philippe (address below).

I remain at your disposal for any further information.

Philippe Papadimitriou, Route de Mende, 48250 La Bastide-Puylaurent, 06 83 99 70 86,


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GR®41 From Tours (Indre-et-Loire) to Solignat (Puy-de-Dome) (Full itinerary)
From Tours (Indre-et-Loire) à Selles-sur-Cher (Loir-et-Cher)
From Selles-sur-Cher (Loir-et-Cher) to Charost (Cher)
From Charost (Cher) to St Desire (Allier)
From St Desire (Allier) to Solignat (Puy-de-Dome)


Mon GRIt is advisable to follow the beacons all along your hike and to bring you the FFRandonnee topo-guide. You will also find information on

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L'Etoile Guest-House

Old romantic Hotel, L'Etoile Guest-House is a mountain retreat in the South of France. With a beautiful park along the Allier River, L'Etoile Guesthouse is located in La Bastide-Puylaurent between Lozere, Ardeche and Cevennes. Many hiking trails like GR®7, GR®70 Stevenson trail, GR®72, GR®700 Regordane way, Cevenol, GR®470 Allier river, Margeride, Ardechoise. Many hiking loops around L'Etoile Guesthouse. The right place to relax.

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