Avrilly tourism and travel guide

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Visit Avrilly: highlights and tourist information

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Avrilly is situated in the Allier department and Auvergne region (now part of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region), in the south of France at 56 kilometres from Moulins, the department capital (general information: Avrilly is 306 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Anzy-le-Duc at 6 km and Semur-en-Brionnais at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Avrilly, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Avrilly in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Avrilly

Markets in and near Avrilly

  • Marcigny: market Monday (9km)
  • Le Donjon: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Digoin: market Sunday & Friday (16km)
  • Paray-le-Monial: market Friday (17km)
  • Charlieu: market Wednesday & Saturday (24km)
  • Charolles: market Wednesday (25km)
  • La Clayette: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Lapalisse: market Thursday (28km)
  • Gueugnon: market Thursday (30km)
  • Jaligny-sur-Besbre: market Wednesday (30km)

More information about Avrilly, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Avrilly, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Avrilly.

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Montceaux-l'Etoile) (5km)
  • Prieuré d'Anzy-le-Duc (Anzy-le-Duc) (6km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie-Madeleine (Neuilly-en-Donjon) (7km)
  • Eglise de Saint Hilaire (Semur-en-Brionnais) (12km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre-aux-Liens (Varenne-l'Arconce) (14km)
  • Eglise de Saint Marcel (Iguerande) (16km)
  • Basilique du Sacré-Cœur (Paray-le-Monial) (17km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Saint-Germain-en-Brionnais) (21km)
  • Couvent des Cordeliers (Saint-Nizier-sous-Charlieu) (23km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Fortuné de Charlieu (Charlieu) (24km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nizier (Baron) (29km)
  • Prieuré church de Saint Pierre et Saint Benoit (Perrecy-les-Forges) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Mont-Saint-Vincent) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins Romans de Varenne-l'Arconce (14km)
  • Jardin du château de Chaumont (16km)
  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (26km)
  • Jardin du château de Digoine (30km)
  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (31km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Le PAL (31km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Charolles (25km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc d'Attractions et Animalier (PAL) (33km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Avrilly

Canton: Donjon

Arrondissement: Vichy

Department: Allier

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Avrilly

from Moulins (prefecture): 56 km

from Paris: 306 km

from Calais: 536 km

from Nice: 390 km

from Bordeaux: 392 km

from Strasbourg: 378 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Anzy-le-Duc, Baugy, Bourg-le-Comte, Ceron, Luneau, Montceaux-l'Etoile and Vindecy.

This page in French: Visiter Avrilly