Saulcet tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saulcet in Allier



Visit Saulcet: highlights and tourist information

Saulcet is situated in the Allier (Auvergne region) in the south of France at 27 km from Moulins, the department capital. (General information: Saulcet is 290 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Charroux at 17 km and Souvigny at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Saulcet, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Saulcet. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.


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Plan your visit to Saulcet

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Map of places to visit near Saulcet

More information about Saulcet & region

Markets in and near Saulcet

Local markets

  • Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule: market Wednesday & Saturday (3km)
  • Varennes-sur-Allier: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Saint-Germain-Des-Fosses: market Friday (18km)
  • Bellenaves: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Noyant-d'Allier: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Montmarault: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Vichy: market Every day except Monday (26km)
  • Gannat: market Saturday (26km)
  • Bellerive-sur-Allier: market Saturday (26km)
  • Jaligny-sur-Besbre: market Wednesday (26km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Saulcet, 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 Saulcet and wondering what to do next!

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Charroux (17km)

National Monuments Chareil-Cintrat Chateau (7km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Lapalisse (30km)

Churches or other religious monuments Eglise de Saint Georges (Bourbon-l'Archambault) (33km); Eglise de Saint Martin (Ygrande) (37km)

Remarkable gardens Parc du domaine royal de Randan (35km); Arboretum de Balaine (41km)

Sites of natural beauty Forêt des Colettes (28km); Foret de Troncais (54km)

Amusement park / theme park Le PAL (39km)

Towns of Art and history Moulins (27km)

Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Montmarault (23km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Vichy (26km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park Parc d'Attractions et Animalier (PAL) (35km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saulcet

Canton: Saint-Pourçain-sur-Sioule

Arrondissement: Moulins

Department: Allier

Region: Auvergne

Postcode: 03500

Distance to Saulcet

from Moulins (prefecture): 27 km

from Paris: 290 km

from Calais: 524 km

from Nice: 429 km

from Bordeaux: 341 km

from Strasbourg: 421 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saulcet from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Saulcet): Bransat, Cesset, Contigny, Louchy-Montfand, Montord, Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule and Verneuil-en-Bourbonnais.

This page in French: Visitez Saulcet