Coulandon tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Souvigny at 5 km from Coulandon

Visit Coulandon: highlights and tourist information

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Coulandon 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 Coulandon in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Souvigny at 5 km and Moulins at 6 km.

Coulandon, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 5 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Souvigny guide


at 6 km (direction east)

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

See Moulins guide


at 27 km (direction south)

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

See Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule guide


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

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

See Apremont-sur-Allier guide
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Most Beautiful Village at 41 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Charroux guide


at 42 km (direction west)

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

See Herisson guide


at 44 km (direction south-east)

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

See Lapalisse guide


at 49 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Vichy guide


at 50 km (direction north-north-west), in the Nievre department

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

See Nevers guide


at 55 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Montlucon guide

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Markets in and near Coulandon

  • Moulins: market Tuesday & Friday (6km)
  • Yzeure: market Wednesday (8km)
  • Noyant-d'Allier: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Bourbon-l'Archambault: market Saturday (16km)
  • Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule: market Wednesday & Saturday (27km)
  • Varennes-sur-Allier: market Tuesday (28km)
  • Lurcy-Levis: market Monday (31km)
  • Jaligny-sur-Besbre: market Wednesday (32km)
  • Dompierre-sur-Besbre: market Saturday (33km)
  • Cosne-d'Allier: market Tuesday (33km)

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Tourist attractions near Coulandon, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chareil-Cintrat Chateau (32km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Bourbon-l'Archambault) (16km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ygrande) (19km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Blet) (55km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Arboretum de Balaine (16km)
  • Parc floral d'Apremont (43km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Foret de Troncais (42km)
  • Forêt des Colettes (47km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Le PAL (33km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Montmarault (35km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc d'Attractions et Animalier (PAL) (29km)

Geography and distances

Coulandon is in the south of France at 6 kilometres from Moulins, the department capital (general information: Coulandon is 265 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Coulandon

Canton: Moulins-Ouest

Arrondissement: Moulins

Department: Allier

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Coulandon

from Moulins (prefecture): 6 km

from Paris: 265 km

from Calais: 500 km

from Nice: 446 km

from Bordeaux: 353 km

from Strasbourg: 406 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Avermes, Bressolles, Marigny, Moulins, Neuvy and Souvigny.

This page in French: Visiter Coulandon


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