Gennetines tourism and travel guide

Photo of Gennetines in Allier

Photo is of Moulins at 10 km from Gennetines

Visit Gennetines: highlights and tourist information

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Gennetines 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 Gennetines in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Moulins at 10 km and Souvigny at 20 km.

Gennetines, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 10 km (direction south-west)

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

See Moulins guide


at 20 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Souvigny guide


at 38 km (direction south-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


Most Beautiful Village at 39 km (direction 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 44 km (direction north-west), in the Nievre department

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

See Nevers guide


at 46 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Lapalisse guide


at 61 km (direction east-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

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Map of places to visit near Gennetines


Markets in and near Gennetines

  • Yzeure: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Moulins: market Tuesday & Friday (10km)
  • Decize: market Friday (22km)
  • Dompierre-sur-Besbre: market Saturday (24km)
  • Bourbon-l'Archambault: market Saturday (27km)
  • Noyant-d'Allier: market Wednesday (28km)
  • La Machine: market Saturday (28km)
  • Jaligny-sur-Besbre: market Wednesday (32km)
  • Varennes-sur-Allier: market Tuesday (36km)
  • Lurcy-Levis: market Monday (37km)

More information about Gennetines, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Gennetines, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chareil-Cintrat Chateau (43km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Bourbon-l'Archambault) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ygrande) (30km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie-Madeleine (Neuilly-en-Donjon) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Arboretum de Balaine (14km)
  • Parc floral d'Apremont (41km)
  • Forgeneuve (44km)
  • Jardin du château de Limanton (47km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Le PAL (24km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Montmarault (50km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc d'Attractions et Animalier (PAL) (22km)

Geography and distances

Gennetines is in the south of France at 10 kilometres from Moulins, the department capital (general information: Gennetines is 259 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Gennetines

Canton: Yzeure

Arrondissement: Moulins

Department: Allier

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Gennetines

from Moulins (prefecture): 10 km

from Paris: 259 km

from Calais: 493 km

from Nice: 445 km

from Bordeaux: 368 km

from Strasbourg: 391 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chezy, Lusigny and Saint-Ennemond.

This page in French: Visiter Gennetines