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Busset tourism and travel guide

Photo of Busset in Allier

Photo is of Chateldon at 9 km from Busset

Visit Busset: highlights and tourist information

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Busset is situated in the Allier department and Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateldon at 9 km and Vichy at 10 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Busset, 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 Busset in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

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

Chateldon

Chateldon

at 9 km (direction south), in the Puy-de-Dome department

The ancient city of Chateldon still retains an important part...

See Chateldon guide
Vichy

Vichy

at 10 km (direction north-west)

The spa town of Vichy is best known for its bottled water...

See Vichy guide
Thiers

Thiers

at 23 km (direction south), in the Puy-de-Dome department

Not always considered a tourist destination, Thouars actually has a facscinating...

See Thiers guide
Lapalisse

Lapalisse

at 23 km (direction north-north-east)

The renaissance style Chateau de la Palice, its internal decorations and its...

See Lapalisse guide
 
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Charroux

Charroux

Most Beautiful Village at 31 km (direction west-north-west)

Charroux is a very quiet Auvergne village, unusual in the...

See Charroux guide
Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule

Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule

at 33 km (direction north-west)

The quiet town of Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule lacks major monuments but merits...

See Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule guide
Courpiere

Courpiere

at 34 km (direction south), in the Puy-de-Dome department

Once home to Coco Chanel, Courpiere is a village...

See Courpiere guide
Riom

Riom

at 36 km (direction west-south-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

The quiet regional town of Riom has several monuments of historical...

See Riom guide
Mozac

Mozac

at 39 km (direction west-south-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

The interesting Abbey of Saint-Pierre in Mozac combines early...

See Mozac guide
Billom

Billom

at 40 km (direction south-south-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

It is the half-timbered houses and medieval gateways that provide the...

See Billom guide
Volvic

Volvic

at 42 km (direction west-south-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

One of the most famous bottled waters in the world is from...

See Volvic guide
Olliergues

Olliergues

at 44 km (direction south-south-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

Olliergues is a small village with an unspoiled historic centre in...

See Olliergues guide
Clermont-Ferrand basilica

Clermont-Ferrand basilica

Church at 45 km (direction west-south-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

The basilica of Notre-Dame-du-Port in Clermont-Ferrand is one of the...

See Clermont-Ferrand basilica guide
Clermont-Ferrand

Clermont-Ferrand

at 45 km (direction west-south-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

The Cathédrale Notre-Dame-de-l'Assomption, in sombre black lava stone, dominates the...

See Clermont-Ferrand guide

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Map of places to visit near Busset

 
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Markets in and near Busset

  • Saint-Yorre: market Wednesday (4km)
  • Cusset: market Saturday (9km)
  • Vichy: market Every day except Monday (10km)
  • Bellerive-sur-Allier: market Saturday (10km)
  • Puy-Guillaume: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Le Mayet-de-Montagne: market Monday (12km)
  • Saint-Germain-Des-Fosses: market Friday (18km)
  • Saint-Remy-sur-Durolle: market Sunday (20km)
  • Maringues: market Monday (21km)
  • Thiers: market Thursday & Saturday (23km)

More information about Busset, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Busset, France

What to do at Busset? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Busset.

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Aulteribe Chateau (32km)
  • Chareil-Cintrat Chateau (32km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (28km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (34km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (43km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie-Madeleine (Neuilly-en-Donjon) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Marcel (Iguerande) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (49km)
  • Eglise de Saint Hilaire (Semur-en-Brionnais) (50km)
  • Prieuré d'Anzy-le-Duc (Anzy-le-Duc) (51km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Montceaux-l'Etoile) (52km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du domaine royal de Randan (13km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (42km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (49km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (52km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt des Colettes (44km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Montmarault (52km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
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Geography and distances

Busset is in the south of France at 58 kilometres from Moulins, the department capital (general information: Busset is 323 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Busset

Canton: Cusset-Sud

Arrondissement: Vichy

Department: Allier

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Busset

from Moulins (prefecture): 58 km

from Paris: 323 km

from Calais: 557 km

from Nice: 395 km

from Bordeaux: 347 km

from Strasbourg: 425 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Abrest, Arronnes, Hauterive, La Chapelle, Le Vernet, Mariol, Molles, Saint-Priest-Bramefant and Saint-Yorre.

This page in French: Visiter Busset

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