Sidebar Menu

Monteignet-sur-l'Andelot tourism and travel guide

Photo of Monteignet-sur-l'Andelot in Allier

Photo is of Charroux at 10 km from Monteignet-sur-l'Andelot

Visit Monteignet-sur-l'Andelot: highlights and tourist information

To Visit  Attractions 

Monteignet-sur-l'Andelot is situated in the Allier department and Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Charroux at 10 km and Vichy at 13 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Monteignet-sur-l'Andelot, 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 Monteignet-sur-l'Andelot in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

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



Most Beautiful Village at 10 km (direction north-west)

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

See Charroux guide


at 13 km (direction east)

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

See Vichy guide


at 21 km (direction east)

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

See Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule guide


at 26 km (direction east-south-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

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

See Chateldon guide


at 28 km (direction south-south-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

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

See Riom guide


at 31 km (direction south-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

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

See Mozac guide


at 32 km (direction south-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

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

See Volvic guide


at 33 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Lapalisse guide


at 37 km (direction south-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

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

See Thiers guide


at 40 km (direction south-south-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

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

See Clermont-Ferrand guide
Clermont-Ferrand basilica

Clermont-Ferrand basilica

Church at 40 km (direction south-south-west), 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
Puy de Dome

Puy de Dome

at 45 km (direction south-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

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

See Puy de Dome guide


at 45 km (direction south-south-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

It is the half-timbered houses and medieval gateways that provide the charm...

See Billom guide


at 46 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Souvigny guide

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

Map of places to visit near Monteignet-sur-l'Andelot


Markets in and near Monteignet-sur-l'Andelot

  • Gannat: market Saturday (5km)
  • Bellerive-sur-Allier: market Saturday (12km)
  • Ebreuil: market Thursday (13km)
  • Vichy: market Every day except Monday (14km)
  • Cusset: market Saturday (16km)
  • Bellenaves: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Saint-Germain-Des-Fosses: market Friday (17km)
  • Saint-Yorre: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule: market Wednesday & Saturday (21km)
  • Maringues: market Monday (23km)

More information about Monteignet-sur-l'Andelot, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Monteignet-sur-l'Andelot, France

What to do at Monteignet-sur-l'Andelot? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Monteignet-sur-l'Andelot.

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chareil-Cintrat Chateau (16km)
  • Aulteribe Chateau (43km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (24km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (26km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du domaine royal de Randan (14km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (35km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt des Colettes (23km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Le PAL (55km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Montmarault (32km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc d'Attractions et Animalier (PAL) (52km)

Geography and distances

Monteignet-sur-l'Andelot is in the south of France at 50 kilometres from Moulins, the department capital (general information: Monteignet-sur-l'Andelot is 311 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Monteignet-sur-l'Andelot

Canton: Gannat

Arrondissement: Vichy

Department: Allier

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Monteignet-sur-l'Andelot

from Moulins (prefecture): 50 km

from Paris: 311 km

from Calais: 547 km

from Nice: 415 km

from Bordeaux: 331 km

from Strasbourg: 435 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Monteignet-sur-l'Andelot from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Biozat, Charmes, Cognat-Lyonne, Escurolles, Espinasse-Vozelle, Gannat, Jenzat, Le Mayet-d'Ecole, Mazerier, Poezat, Saint-Pont and Saulzet.

This page in French: Visiter Monteignet-sur-l'Andelot

Back To Top