Gimouille tourism and travel guide

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Visit Gimouille: highlights and tourist information

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Gimouille is situated in the Nievre department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 8 kilometres from Nevers, the department capital (general information: Gimouille is 220 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Apremont-sur-Allier at 5 km and Nevers at 8 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Gimouille, 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 Gimouille in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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


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

Map of places to visit near Gimouille

Markets in and near Gimouille

  • Fourchambault: market Sunday (8km)
  • Nevers: market Saturday all day (8km)
  • Sancoins: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Lurcy-Levis: market Monday (26km)
  • La Machine: market Saturday (29km)
  • Baugy: market Friday (31km)
  • Decize: market Friday (31km)
  • Bourbon-l'Archambault: market Saturday (40km)
  • Dun-sur-Auron: market Saturday (40km)
  • Moulins: market Tuesday & Friday (46km)

More information about Gimouille, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Gimouille, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Blet) (27km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Jussy-Champagne) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ygrande) (37km)
  • Collegiale Saint Etienne (Dun-sur-Auron) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Bourbon-l'Archambault) (40km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Révérien (Saint-Reverien) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc floral d'Apremont (5km)
  • Forgeneuve (10km)
  • Arboretum de Balaine (30km)
  • Parc et jardin du château du Chatillon en Bazois (45km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Foret de Troncais (44km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Pougues-les-Eaux (15km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Amand-Montrond (50km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Gimouille

Canton: Imphy

Arrondissement: Nevers

Department: Nievre

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 58470

Distance to Gimouille

from Nevers (prefecture): 8 km

from Paris: 220 km

from Calais: 454 km

from Nice: 486 km

from Bordeaux: 368 km

from Strasbourg: 393 km

Getting here

Gimouille is in the eastern-center of France. Most visitors fly into one of the Paris airports and hire a car or drive from a channel ferry port, operhaps Calais or Dunkirk at about 5 - 6 hours. For driving distances to Gimouille from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Apremont-sur-Allier, Challuy, Cuffy, Marzy, Nevers and Saincaize-Meauce.

This page in French: Visiter Gimouille