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Limoise tourism and travel guide

Photo of Limoise in Allier

Photo is of Souvigny at 19 km from Limoise

Visit Limoise: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Souvigny at 19 km and Apremont-sur-Allier at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Limoise, 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 Limoise in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

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



at 19 km (direction south-east)

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

See Souvigny guide


Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction south-east), in the Cher department

The story of the renewal of Apremont-sur-Allier is fascinating,...

See Apremont-sur-Allier guide


at 25 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Moulins guide


at 32 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Herisson guide


at 36 km (direction north-north-east), in the Nievre department

The ancient centre of Nevers contains several interesting monuments...

See Nevers guide


at 45 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule guide


at 51 km (direction south-west)

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

See Montlucon guide


at 65 km (direction south-east)

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

See Lapalisse guide
Bourges Cathedral

Bourges Cathedral

Cathedral at 67 km (direction west-north-west), in the Cher department

The cathedral in Bourges is a 13th century building with...

See Bourges Cathedral guide


at 67 km (direction west-north-west), in the Cher department

Although Bourges is known for its stunning cathedral, it also has...

See Bourges guide

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Map of places to visit near Limoise


Markets in and near Limoise

  • Bourbon-l'Archambault: market Saturday (10km)
  • Lurcy-Levis: market Monday (11km)
  • Sancoins: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Noyant-d'Allier: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Moulins: market Tuesday & Friday (25km)
  • Yzeure: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Cosne-d'Allier: market Tuesday (28km)
  • Decize: market Friday (35km)
  • Nevers: market Saturday all day (36km)
  • Fourchambault: market Sunday (37km)

More information about Limoise, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Limoise, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Neris-les-Bains (53km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ygrande) (8km)
  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Bourbon-l'Archambault) (11km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Blet) (34km)
  • Collegiale Saint Etienne (Dun-sur-Auron) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Jussy-Champagne) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Arboretum de Balaine (15km)
  • Parc floral d'Apremont (25km)
  • Forgeneuve (38km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Foret de Troncais (26km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Montmarault (41km)
  • Pougues-les-Eaux (44km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Amand-Montrond (42km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc d'Attractions et Animalier (PAL) (48km)

Geography and distances

Limoise is in the south of France at 25 kilometres from Moulins, the department capital (general information: Limoise is 248 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Limoise

Canton: Lurcy-Lévis

Arrondissement: Moulins

Department: Allier

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Limoise

from Moulins (prefecture): 25 km

from Paris: 248 km

from Calais: 483 km

from Nice: 467 km

from Bordeaux: 348 km

from Strasbourg: 411 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Couzon, Franchesse, Pouzy-Mesangy and Saint-Leopardin-d'Augy.

This page in French: Visiter Limoise

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