Buxieres-les-Mines tourism and travel guide

Photo of Buxieres-les-Mines in Allier

Photo is of Souvigny at 19 km from Buxieres-les-Mines

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Buxieres-les-Mines is situated in the Allier department and Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Buxieres-les-Mines in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Souvigny at 19 km and Herisson at 20 km.

Buxieres-les-Mines, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 19 km (direction east-north-east)

The Priory Church of Saint-Peter and Saint-Paul with the tombes of the Dukes of...

See Souvigny guide


at 20 km (direction west)

The ruined castle and the historic centre along the banks of the Aumance river...

See Herisson guide


at 30 km (direction east-north-east)

In the historic centre of Moulins it is the cathedral that is the most...

See Moulins guide


at 31 km (direction east-south-east)

The quiet town of Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule lacks major monuments but merits a stroll when you...

See Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule guide


at 31 km (direction west-south-west)

Periods of prosperity in the 12th, 15th and 19th centuries have each contributed monuments...

See Montlucon guide


Most Beautiful Village at 35 km (direction south-east)

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

See Charroux guide


at 48 km (direction west), in the Cher department

The castle at Culan is one of the most interesting in the quiet Cher...

See Culan guide


Most Beautiful Village at 49 km (direction north-north-east), in the Cher department

The story of the renewal of Apremont-sur-Allier is fascinating, and leads us to the...

See Apremont-sur-Allier guide


at 52 km (direction south-east)

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

See Vichy guide

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Markets in and near Buxieres-les-Mines

  • Cosne-d'Allier: market Tuesday (10km)
  • Noyant-d'Allier: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Bourbon-l'Archambault: market Saturday (15km)
  • Montmarault: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Commentry: market Friday (26km)
  • Lurcy-Levis: market Monday (29km)
  • Moulins: market Tuesday & Friday (30km)
  • Neris-les-Bains: market Thursday & Sunday (31km)
  • Montlucon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day (31km)
  • Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule: market Wednesday & Saturday (31km)

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Tourist attractions near Buxieres-les-Mines, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chareil-Cintrat Chateau (30km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Neris-les-Bains (31km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Bourbon-l'Archambault) (14km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ygrande) (16km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Noirlac et Saint Etienne Prieuré (Bruere-Allichamps) (49km)
  • Abbaye de La Celle (La Celle) (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Arboretum de Balaine (33km)
  • Les jardins artistiques de Drulon (49km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Foret de Troncais (27km)
  • Forêt des Colettes (32km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Montmarault (17km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Amand-Montrond (45km)
  • Vichy (52km)

Geography and distances

Buxieres-les-Mines is in the south of France at 30 kilometres from Moulins, the department capital (general information: Buxieres-les-Mines is 269 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Buxieres-les-Mines

Canton: Bourbon-l'Archambault

Arrondissement: Moulins

Department: Allier

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Buxieres-les-Mines

from Moulins (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 269 km

from Calais: 505 km

from Nice: 457 km

from Bordeaux: 329 km

from Strasbourg: 429 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Buxieres-les-Mines from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Rocles and Saint-Hilaire.

This page in French: Visiter Buxieres-les-Mines