Bransat tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bransat in Allier

Visit Bransat: highlights and tourist information

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Bransat is situated in the Allier department and Auvergne region (now part of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region), in the south of France at 28 kilometres from Moulins, the department capital (general information: Bransat is 290 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule at 5 km and Charroux at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Bransat, 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 Bransat in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

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

 
 

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

Map of places to visit near Bransat

Markets in and near Bransat

  • Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule: market Wednesday & Saturday (5km)
  • Varennes-sur-Allier: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Bellenaves: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Noyant-d'Allier: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Saint-Germain-Des-Fosses: market Friday (20km)
  • Montmarault: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Gannat: market Saturday (25km)
  • Ebreuil: market Thursday (25km)
  • Vichy: market Every day except Monday (26km)
  • Bellerive-sur-Allier: market Saturday (27km)

More information about Bransat, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Bransat, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chareil-Cintrat Chateau (6km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Bourbon-l'Archambault) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ygrande) (36km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du domaine royal de Randan (35km)
  • Arboretum de Balaine (42km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt des Colettes (26km)
  • Foret de Troncais (53km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Le PAL (41km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Montmarault (21km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc d'Attractions et Animalier (PAL) (37km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Bransat

Canton: Saint-Pourçain-sur-Sioule

Arrondissement: Moulins

Department: Allier

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Bransat

from Moulins (prefecture): 28 km

from Paris: 290 km

from Calais: 525 km

from Nice: 431 km

from Bordeaux: 339 km

from Strasbourg: 423 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cesset, Chareil-Cintrat, Contigny, Fleuriel, Lafeline, Louchy-Montfand, Montord, Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule, Saulcet and Verneuil-en-Bourbonnais.

This page in French: Visiter Bransat