IMPORTANT: this page features a summary of local highlights.
For detailed visitor information see Moulins travel guide
Location: Moulins is situated in the Allier (Auvergne region) in the south of France - it is the prefecture (capital) of the Allier department. (General information: Moulins is 265 km from Paris).
Note: The photo above was taken in Souvigny at 11 km from Moulins
Tourist classifications for Moulins: town of art and history;
Market days: weekly market: Tuesday & Friday;
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Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend close to Moulins. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
If you are planning a visit we suggest you see our hotel search (from a leading hotel agent and with a great selection of hotels and a best price promise).
For a longer visit popular choices include holiday apartments - we suggest holiday villages in 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 Moulins and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
National Monuments Chareil-Cintrat Chateau (34km)
Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Lapalisse (42km)
Churches or other religious monuments Eglise de Saint Georges (Bourbon-l'Archambault) (21km); Eglise de Saint Martin (Ygrande) (24km)
Remarkable gardens Arboretum de Balaine (16km); Parc floral d'Apremont (44km)
theme park Le PAL (27km)
zoo or wildlife park Parc d'Attractions et Animalier (PAL) (24km)
from Moulins (local prefecture): 0 km
from Paris: 265 km
from Calais: 499 km
from Nice: 443 km
from Bordeaux: 359 km
from Strasbourg: 400 km
For driving distances to Moulins from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
This page in French: Visitez Moulins