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Cressanges tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Souvigny at 10 km from Cressanges

Visit Cressanges: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Souvigny at 10 km and Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Cressanges, 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 Cressanges in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

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



at 10 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Souvigny guide


at 18 km (direction south-east)

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

See Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule guide


at 19 km (direction north-east)

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

See Moulins guide


Most Beautiful Village at 29 km (direction south)

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

See Charroux guide


at 35 km (direction west)

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

See Herisson guide


at 41 km (direction south-east)

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

See Vichy guide


at 43 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Lapalisse guide


at 44 km (direction west)

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

See Montlucon guide

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

Map of places to visit near Cressanges


Markets in and near Cressanges

  • Noyant-d'Allier: market Wednesday (5km)
  • Bourbon-l'Archambault: market Saturday (18km)
  • Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule: market Wednesday & Saturday (18km)
  • Moulins: market Tuesday & Friday (19km)
  • Yzeure: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Montmarault: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Varennes-sur-Allier: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Cosne-d'Allier: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Bellenaves: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Saint-Germain-Des-Fosses: market Friday (33km)

More information about Cressanges, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Cressanges, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chareil-Cintrat Chateau (20km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Bourbon-l'Archambault) (17km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ygrande) (21km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Arboretum de Balaine (29km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt des Colettes (33km)
  • Foret de Troncais (40km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Le PAL (41km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Montmarault (21km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc d'Attractions et Animalier (PAL) (37km)

Geography and distances

Cressanges is in the south of France at 19 kilometres from Moulins, the department capital (general information: Cressanges is 275 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Cressanges

Canton: Montet

Arrondissement: Moulins

Department: Allier

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Cressanges

from Moulins (prefecture): 19 km

from Paris: 275 km

from Calais: 510 km

from Nice: 444 km

from Bordeaux: 341 km

from Strasbourg: 419 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chatillon, Noyant-d'Allier and Treban.

This page in French: Visiter Cressanges

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