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Charrin tourism and travel guide

Photo of Charrin in Nievre

Photo is of Moulins at 32 km from Charrin

Visit Charrin: highlights and tourist information

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Charrin is situated in the Nievre department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Moulins at 32 km and Nevers at 41 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Charrin, 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 Charrin in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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



at 32 km (direction south-west), in the Allier department

In the historic centre of Moulins it is the...

See Moulins guide


at 41 km (direction west-north-west)

The ancient centre of Nevers contains several interesting monuments and houses...

See Nevers guide


Most Beautiful Village at 41 km (direction west-north-west), in the Cher department

The story of the renewal of Apremont-sur-Allier is fascinating,...

See Apremont-sur-Allier guide


at 42 km (direction west-south-west), in the Allier department

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

See Souvigny guide


at 55 km (direction east-south-east), in the Saone-et-Loire department

The 12th century abbey and other buildings and the pretty setting...

See Paray-le-Monial guide
Paray-le-Monial basilica

Paray-le-Monial basilica

Church at 55 km (direction east-south-east), in the Saone-et-Loire department

Paray-le-Monial basilica is an impressive 12th century church in...

See Paray-le-Monial basilica guide
La Charite-sur-Loire

La Charite-sur-Loire

at 62 km (direction west-north-west)

In La Charité-sur-Loire you can visit the abbey church and...

See La Charite-sur-Loire guide

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

Map of places to visit near Charrin


Markets in and near Charrin

  • Decize: market Friday (11km)
  • La Machine: market Saturday (15km)
  • Dompierre-sur-Besbre: market Saturday (30km)
  • Yzeure: market Wednesday (31km)
  • Moulins: market Tuesday & Friday (32km)
  • Nevers: market Saturday all day (40km)
  • Gueugnon: market Thursday (40km)
  • Digoin: market Sunday & Friday (45km)
  • Fourchambault: market Sunday (46km)
  • Bourbon-l'Archambault: market Saturday (47km)

More information about Charrin, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Charrin, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Bibracte-Mont Beuvray (36km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Bourbon-l'Archambault) (47km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ygrande) (48km)
  • Basilique du Sacré-Cœur (Paray-le-Monial) (55km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Limanton (25km)
  • Arboretum de Balaine (29km)
  • Parc et jardin du château du Chatillon en Bazois (30km)
  • Forgeneuve (39km)
  • Parc floral d'Apremont (44km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bibracte (36km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Le PAL (30km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Pougues-les-Eaux (49km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc d'Attractions et Animalier (PAL) (31km)

Geography and distances

Charrin is in the eastern-center of France at 40 kilometres from Nevers, the department capital (general information: Charrin is 248 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Charrin

Canton: Fours

Arrondissement: Château-Chinon(Ville)

Department: Nievre

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 58300

Distance to Charrin

from Nevers (prefecture): 40 km

from Paris: 248 km

from Calais: 480 km

from Nice: 447 km

from Bordeaux: 389 km

from Strasbourg: 369 km

Getting here

Most visitors fly into one of the Paris airports and hire a car or drive from a channel ferry port, operhaps Calais or Dunkirk at about 5 - 6 hours. For driving distances to Charrin from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Devay, Lamenay-sur-Loire, Montambert and Saint-Hilaire-Fontaine.

This page in French: Visiter Charrin

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