Montaiguet-en-Forez tourism and travel guide

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Visit Montaiguet-en-Forez: highlights and tourist information

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Montaiguet-en-Forez is situated in the Allier, Auvergne region (now part of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region), in the south of France at 49 km from Moulins, the department capital. (General information: Montaiguet-en-Forez is 307 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lapalisse at 13 km and Anzy-le-Duc at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Montaiguet-en-Forez, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Montaiguet-en-Forez in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Allier

Map of places to visit near Montaiguet-en-Forez

Markets in and near Montaiguet-en-Forez

  • Le Donjon: market Tuesday (9km)
  • Lapalisse: market Thursday (13km)
  • Marcigny: market Monday (18km)
  • Jaligny-sur-Besbre: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Le Mayet-de-Montagne: market Monday (24km)
  • Digoin: market Sunday & Friday (27km)
  • Saint-Germain-Des-Fosses: market Friday (29km)
  • Dompierre-sur-Besbre: market Saturday (29km)
  • Cusset: market Saturday (30km)
  • Charlieu: market Wednesday & Saturday (31km)

More information about Montaiguet-en-Forez, Auvergne

Tourist attractions to visit near Montaiguet-en-Forez, France

Below we show places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Montaiguet-en-Forez and wondering what to do next!

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chareil-Cintrat Chateau (45km) [Map]

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie-Madeleine (Neuilly-en-Donjon) (11km) [Map]
  • Prieuré d'Anzy-le-Duc (Anzy-le-Duc) (21km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Montceaux-l'Etoile) (21km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Hilaire (Semur-en-Brionnais) (22km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Marcel (Iguerande) (22km) [Map]
  • Couvent des Cordeliers (Saint-Nizier-sous-Charlieu) (28km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre-aux-Liens (Varenne-l'Arconce) (28km) [Map]
  • Abbaye Saint-Fortuné de Charlieu (Charlieu) (31km) [Map]
  • Basilique du Sacré-Cœur (Paray-le-Monial) (32km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Saint-Germain-en-Brionnais) (36km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Nizier (Baron) (44km) [Map]
  • Prieuré church de Saint Pierre et Saint Benoit (Perrecy-les-Forges) (50km) [Map]
  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (60km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins Romans de Varenne-l'Arconce (29km) [Map]
  • Jardin du château de Chaumont (31km) [Map]
  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (39km) [Map]
  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (43km) [Map]
  • Parc du domaine royal de Randan (44km) [Map]
  • Jardin du château de Digoine (44km) [Map]

Amusement park / theme park

  • Le PAL (29km) [Map]

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Charolles (40km) [Map]

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc d'Attractions et Animalier (PAL) (30km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Montaiguet-en-Forez

Canton: Donjon

Arrondissement: Vichy

Department: Allier

Region: Auvergne

Postcode: 03130

Distance to Montaiguet-en-Forez

from Moulins (prefecture): 49 km

from Paris: 307 km

from Calais: 540 km

from Nice: 395 km

from Bordeaux: 376 km

from Strasbourg: 393 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Montaiguet-en-Forez from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Montaiguet-en-Forez): Andelaroche, Lenax, Loddes and Sail-les-Bains.

This page in French: Visitez Montaiguet-en-Forez