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La Petite-Marche tourism and travel guide

Photo of La Petite-Marche in Allier

Photo is of Montlucon at 16 km from La Petite-Marche

Visit La Petite-Marche: highlights and tourist information

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La Petite-Marche is situated in the Allier department and Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Montlucon at 16 km and Herisson at 37 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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La Petite-Marche, 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 La Petite-Marche in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

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

Montlucon

Montlucon

at 16 km (direction )

Periods of prosperity in the 12th, 15th and 19th centuries have each...

See Montlucon guide
Herisson

Herisson

at 37 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Herisson guide
Aubusson

Aubusson

at 41 km (direction west-south-west), in the Creuse department

Aubusson is world famous for the rugs that have been produced here...

See Aubusson guide
Culan

Culan

at 43 km (direction north-north-west), in the Cher department

The castle at Culan is one of the most interesting in the...

See Culan guide
 
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Charroux

Charroux

Most Beautiful Village at 45 km (direction east)

Charroux is a very quiet Auvergne village, unusual in the 'village centre'...

See Charroux guide
Volvic

Volvic

at 51 km (direction south-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

One of the most famous bottled waters in the world is from...

See Volvic guide
Mozac

Mozac

at 53 km (direction east-south-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

The interesting Abbey of Saint-Pierre in Mozac combines early roman elements and...

See Mozac guide
Riom

Riom

at 54 km (direction east-south-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

The quiet regional town of Riom has several monuments of historical importance...

See Riom guide
Puy de Dome

Puy de Dome

at 56 km (direction south-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

Puy-de-Dome is the most famous, and most accessible of the Auvergne volcanoes...

See Puy de Dome guide
Clermont-Ferrand

Clermont-Ferrand

at 60 km (direction south-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

The Cathédrale Notre-Dame-de-l'Assomption, in sombre black lava stone, dominates the historic centre...

See Clermont-Ferrand guide
Souvigny

Souvigny

at 61 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Souvigny guide
Clermont-Ferrand basilica

Clermont-Ferrand basilica

Church at 61 km (direction south-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

The basilica of Notre-Dame-du-Port in Clermont-Ferrand is one of the most important...

See Clermont-Ferrand basilica guide
La Chatre

La Chatre

at 62 km (direction west-north-west), in the Indre department

La Chatre is a small town and quick to explore - before...

See La Chatre guide
Nohant-Vic

Nohant-Vic

at 68 km (direction north-west), in the Indre department

The 18th century French manor house where George Sand lived is the...

See Nohant-Vic guide

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

Map of places to visit near La Petite-Marche

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Markets in and near La Petite-Marche

  • Neris-les-Bains: market Thursday & Sunday (12km)
  • Pionsat: market Friday (13km)
  • Montlucon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day (16km)
  • Commentry: market Friday (17km)
  • Domerat: market Friday (19km)
  • Auzances: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Saint-Eloy-les-Mines: market Saturday (20km)
  • Boussac: market Thursday (32km)
  • Montmarault: market Wednesday (33km)
  • Cosne-d'Allier: market Tuesday (37km)

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Tourist attractions near La Petite-Marche, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Georges (Saint-Jeanvrin) (52km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (53km)
  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Bourbon-l'Archambault) (57km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (61km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château d'Ainay-le-Vieil (29km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (56km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Pierres Jaumetres (29km)
  • Forêt des Colettes (30km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Gouzon (26km)
  • Montmarault (32km)
 
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Geography and distances

La Petite-Marche is in the south of France at 71 kilometres from Moulins, the department capital (general information: La Petite-Marche is 296 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: La Petite-Marche

Canton: Marcillat-en-Combraille

Arrondissement: Montluçon

Department: Allier

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to La Petite-Marche

from Moulins (prefecture): 71 km

from Paris: 296 km

from Calais: 531 km

from Nice: 462 km

from Bordeaux: 288 km

from Strasbourg: 471 km

Getting here

For driving distances to La Petite-Marche from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chambonchard, Marcillat-en-Combraille, Mazirat, Saint-Marcel-en-Marcillat, Sainte-Therence and Terjat.

This page in French: Visiter La Petite-Marche

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