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Lenax tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Lapalisse at 15 km from Lenax

Visit Lenax: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Lapalisse at 15 km and Anzy-le-Duc at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Lenax, 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 Lenax in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

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

Lapalisse

Lapalisse

at 15 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Lapalisse guide
Anzy-le-Duc

Anzy-le-Duc

at 19 km (direction east), in the Saone-et-Loire department

Much the most visited site in this pretty village is...

See Anzy-le-Duc guide
Semur-en-Brionnais

Semur-en-Brionnais

Most Beautiful Village at 22 km (direction east), in the Saone-et-Loire department

As well as the pretty village itself, you can also visit...

See Semur-en-Brionnais guide
Paray-le-Monial basilica

Paray-le-Monial basilica

Church at 29 km (direction east-north-east), in the Saone-et-Loire department

Paray-le-Monial basilica is an impressive 12th century church in...

See Paray-le-Monial basilica guide
 
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Paray-le-Monial

Paray-le-Monial

at 29 km (direction east-north-east), in the Saone-et-Loire department

The 12th century abbey and other buildings and the pretty setting make...

See Paray-le-Monial guide
Vichy

Vichy

at 36 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Vichy guide
Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule

Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule

at 40 km (direction west)

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

See Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule guide
Chateldon

Chateldon

at 42 km (direction south-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

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

See Chateldon guide
Moulins

Moulins

at 47 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Moulins guide
Thiers

Thiers

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

Not always considered a tourist destination, Thouars actually has a...

See Thiers guide
Souvigny

Souvigny

at 55 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Souvigny guide

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

Map of places to visit near Lenax

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Markets in and near Lenax

  • Le Donjon: market Tuesday (6km)
  • Lapalisse: market Thursday (15km)
  • Marcigny: market Monday (18km)
  • Jaligny-sur-Besbre: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Digoin: market Sunday & Friday (24km)
  • Dompierre-sur-Besbre: market Saturday (27km)
  • Le Mayet-de-Montagne: market Monday (28km)
  • Paray-le-Monial: market Friday (29km)
  • Saint-Germain-Des-Fosses: market Friday (31km)
  • Charlieu: market Wednesday & Saturday (31km)

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Tourist attractions near Lenax, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie-Madeleine (Neuilly-en-Donjon) (7km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Montceaux-l'Etoile) (18km)
  • Prieuré d'Anzy-le-Duc (Anzy-le-Duc) (19km)
  • Eglise de Saint Hilaire (Semur-en-Brionnais) (21km)
  • Eglise de Saint Marcel (Iguerande) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre-aux-Liens (Varenne-l'Arconce) (27km)
  • Couvent des Cordeliers (Saint-Nizier-sous-Charlieu) (29km)
  • Basilique du Sacré-Cœur (Paray-le-Monial) (29km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Fortuné de Charlieu (Charlieu) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Saint-Germain-en-Brionnais) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nizier (Baron) (41km)
  • Prieuré church de Saint Pierre et Saint Benoit (Perrecy-les-Forges) (46km)
  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (63km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins Romans de Varenne-l'Arconce (27km)
  • Jardin du château de Chaumont (29km)
  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (38km)
  • Jardin du château de Digoine (41km)
  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (43km)
  • Parc du domaine royal de Randan (47km)
  • Arboretum de Balaine (62km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Le PAL (27km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Charolles (38km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc d'Attractions et Animalier (PAL) (27km)
 
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Geography and distances

Lenax is in the south of France at 47 kilometres from Moulins, the department capital (general information: Lenax is 305 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Lenax

Canton: Donjon

Arrondissement: Vichy

Department: Allier

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Lenax

from Moulins (prefecture): 47 km

from Paris: 305 km

from Calais: 537 km

from Nice: 396 km

from Bordeaux: 379 km

from Strasbourg: 390 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Andelaroche, Le Donjon, Loddes, Montaiguet-en-Forez, Neuilly-en-Donjon and Urbise.

This page in French: Visiter Lenax

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