Gannat tourism and travel guide

Photo of Gannat in Allier

Visit Gannat: highlights and tourist information

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Gannat is situated in the Allier department and Auvergne region (now part of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region), in the south of France at 53 kilometres from Moulins, the department capital (general information: Gannat is 313 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Charroux at 10 km and Vichy at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Gannat, 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 Gannat 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 Gannat

Markets in and near Gannat

Market days in Gannat: weekly market: Saturday;

  • Gannat: market Saturday (0km)
  • Ebreuil: market Thursday (8km)
  • Bellenaves: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Bellerive-sur-Allier: market Saturday (17km)
  • Vichy: market Every day except Monday (18km)
  • Cusset: market Saturday (21km)
  • Saint-Yorre: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Saint-Germain-Des-Fosses: market Friday (22km)
  • Maringues: market Monday (23km)
  • Riom: market Wednesday & Saturday (24km)

More information about Gannat, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Gannat, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chareil-Cintrat Chateau (19km)
  • Aulteribe Chateau (43km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (22km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (22km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (39km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du domaine royal de Randan (15km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (31km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (42km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt des Colettes (20km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Montmarault (30km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Gannat

Canton: Gannat

Arrondissement: Vichy

Department: Allier

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Gannat

from Moulins (prefecture): 53 km

from Paris: 313 km

from Calais: 548 km

from Nice: 417 km

from Bordeaux: 326 km

from Strasbourg: 440 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Begues, Biozat, Charmes, Escurolles, Mazerier, Monteignet-sur-l'Andelot, Poezat, Saint-Bonnet-de-Rochefort, Saint-Genes-du-Retz, Saint-Priest-d'Andelot and Saulzet.

This page in French: Visiter Gannat