Gimouille tourism and travel guide

Photo of Gimouille in Nievre

Photo is of Apremont-sur-Allier at 5 km from Gimouille

Visit Gimouille: highlights and tourist information

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Gimouille is situated in the Nievre department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Gimouille in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Apremont-sur-Allier at 5 km and Nevers at 8 km.

Gimouille, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Most Beautiful Village at 5 km (direction south), 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 8 km (direction north-east)

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

See Nevers guide
La Charite-sur-Loire

La Charite-sur-Loire

at 26 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See La Charite-sur-Loire guide


at 46 km (direction south-south-east), in the Allier department

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

See Moulins guide


at 46 km (direction south-south-east), in the Allier department

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

See Souvigny guide


at 47 km (direction north-north-west), in the Cher department

The pretty village of Sancerre is best known for the famous wines of the...

See Sancerre guide


at 56 km (direction south-west), in the Allier department

The ruined castle and the historic centre along the banks of the Aumance river...

See Herisson guide


at 57 km (direction east-north-east)

Corbigny, on the edge of the Morvan Regional Parc, includes an abbey among its...

See Corbigny guide

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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

What to do at Gimouille? 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

Gimouille is in the eastern-center of France at 8 kilometres from Nevers, the department capital (general information: Gimouille is 220 kilometres from Paris).

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

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