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Fourilles tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Charroux at 7 km from Fourilles

Visit Fourilles: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Charroux at 7 km and Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule at 10 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Fourilles, 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 Fourilles in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

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

Charroux

Charroux

Most Beautiful Village at 7 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Charroux guide
Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule

Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule

at 10 km (direction north-east)

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

See Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule guide
Vichy

Vichy

at 22 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Vichy guide
Souvigny

Souvigny

at 33 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Souvigny guide
 
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Lapalisse

Lapalisse

at 34 km (direction east)

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

See Lapalisse guide
Moulins

Moulins

at 37 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Moulins guide
Chateldon

Chateldon

at 39 km (direction south-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

The ancient city of Chateldon still retains an important part of...

See Chateldon guide
Riom

Riom

at 39 km (direction south-south-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

The quiet regional town of Riom has several monuments...

See Riom guide
Mozac

Mozac

at 42 km (direction south-south-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

The interesting Abbey of Saint-Pierre in Mozac combines early roman elements...

See Mozac guide
Volvic

Volvic

at 43 km (direction south-south-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

One of the most famous bottled waters in the world is...

See Volvic guide
Montlucon

Montlucon

at 47 km (direction west)

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

See Montlucon guide
Herisson

Herisson

at 48 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Herisson guide
Thiers

Thiers

at 51 km (direction south-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

Not always considered a tourist destination, Thouars actually has...

See Thiers guide

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

Map of places to visit near Fourilles

 
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Markets in and near Fourilles

  • Bellenaves: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule: market Wednesday & Saturday (10km)
  • Gannat: market Saturday (16km)
  • Ebreuil: market Thursday (16km)
  • Varennes-sur-Allier: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Saint-Germain-Des-Fosses: market Friday (18km)
  • Montmarault: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Bellerive-sur-Allier: market Saturday (22km)
  • Vichy: market Every day except Monday (22km)
  • Cusset: market Saturday (23km)

More information about Fourilles, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Fourilles, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chareil-Cintrat Chateau (3km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (37km)
  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Bourbon-l'Archambault) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ygrande) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du domaine royal de Randan (28km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt des Colettes (19km)
  • Foret de Troncais (57km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Le PAL (48km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Montmarault (20km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc d'Attractions et Animalier (PAL) (44km)
 
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Geography and distances

Fourilles is in the south of France at 37 kilometres from Moulins, the department capital (general information: Fourilles is 298 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Fourilles

Canton: Chantelle

Arrondissement: Moulins

Department: Allier

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Fourilles

from Moulins (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 298 km

from Calais: 533 km

from Nice: 427 km

from Bordeaux: 333 km

from Strasbourg: 430 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Barberier, Bayet, Cesset, Chantelle, Chareil-Cintrat, Chezelle, Deneuille-les-Chantelle, Etroussat, Fleuriel, Montord, Taxat-Senat and Ussel-d'Allier.

This page in French: Visiter Fourilles

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