Saint-Pierre-Laval tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Pierre-Laval: highlights and tourist information

Saint-Pierre-Laval is situated in the Allier, Auvergne region (now part of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region), in the south of France at 53 km from Moulins, the department capital. (General information: Saint-Pierre-Laval is 314 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lapalisse at 12 km and Semur-en-Brionnais at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Pierre-Laval, France: places to visit and attractions

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


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Map of places to visit near Saint-Pierre-Laval

Markets in and near Saint-Pierre-Laval

Local markets

  • Lapalisse: market Thursday (12km)
  • Le Donjon: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Le Mayet-de-Montagne: market Monday (17km)
  • Marcigny: market Monday (21km)
  • Jaligny-sur-Besbre: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Cusset: market Saturday (26km)
  • Saint-Germain-Des-Fosses: market Friday (27km)
  • Vichy: market Every day except Monday (28km)
  • Roanne: market Sunday & Friday (28km)
  • Saint-Yorre: market Wednesday (29km)

More information about Saint-Pierre-Laval, Auvergne

Tourist attractions to visit near Saint-Pierre-Laval, 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 Saint-Pierre-Laval and wondering what to do next!

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chareil-Cintrat Chateau (44km) [Map]

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie-Madeleine (Neuilly-en-Donjon) (18km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Marcel (Iguerande) (23km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Hilaire (Semur-en-Brionnais) (25km) [Map]
  • Prieuré d'Anzy-le-Duc (Anzy-le-Duc) (25km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Montceaux-l'Etoile) (26km) [Map]
  • Couvent des Cordeliers (Saint-Nizier-sous-Charlieu) (27km) [Map]
  • Abbaye Saint-Fortuné de Charlieu (Charlieu) (30km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre-aux-Liens (Varenne-l'Arconce) (33km) [Map]
  • Basilique du Sacré-Cœur (Paray-le-Monial) (38km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Saint-Germain-en-Brionnais) (40km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Nizier (Baron) (50km) [Map]
  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (53km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins Romans de Varenne-l'Arconce (33km) [Map]
  • Jardin du château de Chaumont (34km) [Map]
  • Parc du domaine royal de Randan (39km) [Map]
  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (42km) [Map]
  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (45km) [Map]
  • Jardin du château de Digoine (51km) [Map]

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Le PAL (36km) [Map]

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Charolles (46km) [Map]

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc d'Attractions et Animalier (PAL) (36km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Pierre-Laval

Canton: Lapalisse

Arrondissement: Vichy

Department: Allier

Region: Auvergne

Postcode: 42620

Distance to Saint-Pierre-Laval

from Moulins (prefecture): 53 km

from Paris: 314 km

from Calais: 546 km

from Nice: 391 km

from Bordeaux: 372 km

from Strasbourg: 399 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Pierre-Laval from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have found 7 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Saint-Pierre-Laval): Andelaroche, Arfeuilles, Chatelus, Droiturier, Le Crozet, Sail-les-Bains and Saint-Martin-d'Estreaux.

This page in French: Visitez Saint-Pierre-Laval