Gannay-sur-Loire tourism and travel guide

Photo of Gannay-sur-Loire in Allier

Photo is of Moulins at 28 km from Gannay-sur-Loire

Visit Gannay-sur-Loire: highlights and tourist information

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Gannay-sur-Loire 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 Gannay-sur-Loire in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Moulins at 28 km and Souvigny at 39 km.

Gannay-sur-Loire, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 28 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Moulins guide


at 39 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Souvigny guide


Most Beautiful Village at 45 km (direction west-north-west), in the Cher department

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

See Apremont-sur-Allier guide


at 45 km (direction west-north-west), in the Nievre department

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

See Nevers guide


at 50 km (direction east-south-east), in the Saone-et-Loire department

The 12th century abbey and other buildings and the pretty setting make the Basilica...

See Paray-le-Monial guide
Paray-le-Monial basilica

Paray-le-Monial basilica

Church at 50 km (direction east-south-east), in the Saone-et-Loire department

Paray-le-Monial basilica is an impressive 12th century church in the romanesque style...

See Paray-le-Monial basilica guide


at 53 km (direction south-west)

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

See Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule guide


at 57 km (direction south-east), in the Saone-et-Loire department

Much the most visited site in this pretty village is the Priory of Anzy-le-Duc...

See Anzy-le-Duc guide
La Charite-sur-Loire

La Charite-sur-Loire

at 67 km (direction north-west), in the Nievre department

In La Charité-sur-Loire you can visit the abbey church and other monastery buildings...

See La Charite-sur-Loire guide

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Map of places to visit near Gannay-sur-Loire


Markets in and near Gannay-sur-Loire

  • Decize: market Friday (16km)
  • La Machine: market Saturday (21km)
  • Dompierre-sur-Besbre: market Saturday (24km)
  • Yzeure: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Moulins: market Tuesday & Friday (28km)
  • Gueugnon: market Thursday (37km)
  • Jaligny-sur-Besbre: market Wednesday (39km)
  • Digoin: market Sunday & Friday (40km)
  • Le Donjon: market Tuesday (45km)
  • Nevers: market Saturday all day (45km)

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Tourist attractions near Gannay-sur-Loire, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Bibracte-Mont Beuvray (39km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Bourbon-l'Archambault) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ygrande) (47km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie-Madeleine (Neuilly-en-Donjon) (48km)
  • Basilique du Sacré-Cœur (Paray-le-Monial) (50km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Montceaux-l'Etoile) (54km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre-aux-Liens (Varenne-l'Arconce) (61km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Arboretum de Balaine (28km)
  • Jardin du château de Limanton (30km)
  • Parc et jardin du château du Chatillon en Bazois (36km)
  • Forgeneuve (44km)
  • Parc floral d'Apremont (47km)
  • Les jardins Romans de Varenne-l'Arconce (61km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bibracte (39km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Le PAL (24km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Pougues-les-Eaux (54km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc d'Attractions et Animalier (PAL) (25km)

Geography and distances

Gannay-sur-Loire is in the south of France at 28 kilometres from Moulins, the department capital (general information: Gannay-sur-Loire is 254 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Gannay-sur-Loire

Canton: Chevagnes

Arrondissement: Moulins

Department: Allier

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Gannay-sur-Loire

from Moulins (prefecture): 28 km

from Paris: 254 km

from Calais: 486 km

from Nice: 442 km

from Bordeaux: 387 km

from Strasbourg: 372 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Gannay-sur-Loire from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cronat, Lamenay-sur-Loire, Montambert and Saint-Hilaire-Fontaine.

This page in French: Visiter Gannay-sur-Loire