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Montaiguet-en-Forez tourism and travel guide

Photo of Montaiguet-en-Forez in Allier

Photo is of Lapalisse at 13 km from Montaiguet-en-Forez

Visit Montaiguet-en-Forez: highlights and tourist information

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Montaiguet-en-Forez is situated in the Allier department and Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Lapalisse at 13 km and Anzy-le-Duc at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Montaiguet-en-Forez, 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 Montaiguet-en-Forez in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

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

Lapalisse

Lapalisse

at 13 km (direction west)

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

See Lapalisse guide
Anzy-le-Duc

Anzy-le-Duc

at 21 km (direction east), in the Saone-et-Loire department

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

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...

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

Paray-le-Monial basilica

Church at 32 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 32 km (direction east-north-east), in the Saone-et-Loire department

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

See Paray-le-Monial guide
Vichy

Vichy

at 33 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Vichy guide
Chateldon

Chateldon

at 39 km (direction south-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

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

See Chateldon 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...

See Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule guide
Moulins

Moulins

at 49 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Moulins guide
Thiers

Thiers

at 50 km (direction south-south-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

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

See Thiers guide
Charroux

Charroux

Most Beautiful Village at 50 km (direction west)

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

See Charroux 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 Montaiguet-en-Forez

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Markets in and near Montaiguet-en-Forez

  • Le Donjon: market Tuesday (9km)
  • Lapalisse: market Thursday (13km)
  • Marcigny: market Monday (18km)
  • Jaligny-sur-Besbre: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Le Mayet-de-Montagne: market Monday (24km)
  • Digoin: market Sunday & Friday (27km)
  • Saint-Germain-Des-Fosses: market Friday (29km)
  • Dompierre-sur-Besbre: market Saturday (29km)
  • Cusset: market Saturday (30km)
  • Charlieu: market Wednesday & Saturday (31km)

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Tourist attractions near Montaiguet-en-Forez, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chareil-Cintrat Chateau (45km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie-Madeleine (Neuilly-en-Donjon) (11km)
  • Prieuré d'Anzy-le-Duc (Anzy-le-Duc) (21km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Montceaux-l'Etoile) (21km)
  • Eglise de Saint Hilaire (Semur-en-Brionnais) (22km)
  • Eglise de Saint Marcel (Iguerande) (22km)
  • Couvent des Cordeliers (Saint-Nizier-sous-Charlieu) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre-aux-Liens (Varenne-l'Arconce) (28km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Fortuné de Charlieu (Charlieu) (31km)
  • Basilique du Sacré-Cœur (Paray-le-Monial) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Saint-Germain-en-Brionnais) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nizier (Baron) (44km)
  • Prieuré church de Saint Pierre et Saint Benoit (Perrecy-les-Forges) (50km)
  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (60km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins Romans de Varenne-l'Arconce (29km)
  • Jardin du château de Chaumont (31km)
  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (39km)
  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (43km)
  • Parc du domaine royal de Randan (44km)
  • Jardin du château de Digoine (44km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Le PAL (29km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Charolles (40km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc d'Attractions et Animalier (PAL) (30km)
 
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Geography and distances

Montaiguet-en-Forez is in the south of France at 49 kilometres from Moulins, the department capital (general information: Montaiguet-en-Forez is 307 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Montaiguet-en-Forez

Canton: Donjon

Arrondissement: Vichy

Department: Allier

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Montaiguet-en-Forez

from Moulins (prefecture): 49 km

from Paris: 307 km

from Calais: 540 km

from Nice: 395 km

from Bordeaux: 376 km

from Strasbourg: 393 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Montaiguet-en-Forez from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Andelaroche, Lenax, Loddes and Sail-les-Bains.

This page in French: Visiter Montaiguet-en-Forez

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