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Le Montet tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Souvigny at 17 km from Le Montet

Visit Le Montet: highlights and tourist information

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Le Montet is situated in the Allier department and Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Souvigny at 17 km and Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Le Montet, 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 Le Montet in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

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



at 17 km (direction north-east)

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

See Souvigny guide


at 21 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule guide


Most Beautiful Village at 26 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Charroux guide


at 27 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Moulins guide


at 29 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Herisson guide


at 36 km (direction west)

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

See Montlucon guide


at 42 km (direction south-east)

The spa town of Vichy is best known for its...

See Vichy guide


at 48 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Lapalisse guide


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

The ancient city of Chateldon still retains an important...

See Chateldon guide

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

Map of places to visit near Le Montet


Markets in and near Le Montet

  • Noyant-d'Allier: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Montmarault: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Cosne-d'Allier: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Bourbon-l'Archambault: market Saturday (20km)
  • Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule: market Wednesday & Saturday (21km)
  • Bellenaves: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Moulins: market Tuesday & Friday (27km)
  • Commentry: market Friday (28km)
  • Varennes-sur-Allier: market Tuesday (28km)
  • Yzeure: market Wednesday (29km)

More information about Le Montet, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Le Montet, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chareil-Cintrat Chateau (20km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Bourbon-l'Archambault) (19km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ygrande) (23km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Arboretum de Balaine (35km)
  • Parc du domaine royal de Randan (49km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt des Colettes (27km)
  • Foret de Troncais (36km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Montmarault (13km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Vichy (43km)
  • Saint-Amand-Montrond (55km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc d'Attractions et Animalier (PAL) (45km)

Geography and distances

Le Montet is in the south of France at 27 kilometres from Moulins, the department capital (general information: Le Montet is 277 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Montet

Canton: Montet

Arrondissement: Moulins

Department: Allier

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Le Montet

from Moulins (prefecture): 27 km

from Paris: 277 km

from Calais: 512 km

from Nice: 447 km

from Bordeaux: 332 km

from Strasbourg: 427 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Deux-Chaises, Rocles, Saint-Sornin and Tronget.

This page in French: Visiter Le Montet

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