Chouvigny tourism and travel guide

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Visit Chouvigny: highlights and tourist information

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Chouvigny is situated in the Allier department and Auvergne region (now part of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region), in the south of France at 55 kilometres from Moulins, the department capital (general information: Chouvigny is 307 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Charroux at 15 km and Riom at 27 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chouvigny, 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 Chouvigny 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 Chouvigny

Markets in and near Chouvigny

  • Ebreuil: market Thursday (7km)
  • Bellenaves: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Saint-Eloy-les-Mines: market Saturday (13km)
  • Gannat: market Saturday (16km)
  • Montmarault: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Pionsat: market Friday (23km)
  • Commentry: market Friday (27km)
  • Riom: market Wednesday & Saturday (27km)
  • Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule: market Wednesday & Saturday (31km)
  • Neris-les-Bains: market Thursday & Sunday (31km)

More information about Chouvigny, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Chouvigny, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chareil-Cintrat Chateau (24km)
  • Aulteribe Chateau (55km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Neris-les-Bains (31km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (26km)
  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (31km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (40km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du domaine royal de Randan (30km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (33km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt des Colettes (6km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Montmarault (22km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chouvigny

Canton: Ébreuil

Arrondissement: Montluçon

Department: Allier

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Chouvigny

from Moulins (prefecture): 55 km

from Paris: 307 km

from Calais: 543 km

from Nice: 431 km

from Bordeaux: 313 km

from Strasbourg: 450 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Lalizolle, Marcillat, Nades, Pouzol, Saint-Gal-sur-Sioule, Saint-Quintin-sur-Sioule, Saint-Remy-de-Blot, Servant, Sussat and Veauce.

This page in French: Visiter Chouvigny