Bourges (French pronunciation: [buʁʒ]) is a city in central France on the Yèvre river. It is the capital of the department of Cher and also was the capital of the former province of Berry. Wikipedia
A place in France, Bourges is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. After your splendid visit to Bourges, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Tours. Tours is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Cathedrale St-gatien, Rue Nationale, Musee Du Compagnonnage. Also, to reach Bourges, you'll have to take a flight to Tours; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.
Bourges is an affair to remember, follow this apt itinerary of the place and return home with a bunch of memories.