Paray-le-Fresil tourism and travel guide

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Visit Paray-le-Fresil: highlights and tourist information

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Paray-le-Fresil is situated in the Allier department and Auvergne region (now part of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region), in the south of France at 23 kilometres from Moulins, the department capital (general information: Paray-le-Fresil is 262 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Moulins at 23 km and Souvigny at 35 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Paray-le-Fresil, 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 Paray-le-Fresil in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

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

 
 

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

Map of places to visit near Paray-le-Fresil

Markets in and near Paray-le-Fresil

  • Dompierre-sur-Besbre: market Saturday (16km)
  • Yzeure: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Decize: market Friday (23km)
  • Moulins: market Tuesday & Friday (24km)
  • La Machine: market Saturday (28km)
  • Jaligny-sur-Besbre: market Wednesday (31km)
  • Gueugnon: market Thursday (34km)
  • Digoin: market Sunday & Friday (34km)
  • Le Donjon: market Tuesday (37km)
  • Varennes-sur-Allier: market Tuesday (41km)

More information about Paray-le-Fresil, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Paray-le-Fresil, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Paray-le-Fresil.

Grand sites of France

  • Bibracte-Mont Beuvray (44km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chareil-Cintrat Chateau (52km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie-Madeleine (Neuilly-en-Donjon) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Bourbon-l'Archambault) (43km)
  • Basilique du Sacré-Cœur (Paray-le-Monial) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Montceaux-l'Etoile) (47km)
  • Prieuré d'Anzy-le-Duc (Anzy-le-Duc) (51km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre-aux-Liens (Varenne-l'Arconce) (55km)
  • Eglise de Saint Hilaire (Semur-en-Brionnais) (57km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Arboretum de Balaine (28km)
  • Jardin du château de Limanton (39km)
  • Parc et jardin du château du Chatillon en Bazois (44km)
  • Forgeneuve (51km)
  • Parc floral d'Apremont (51km)
  • Les jardins Romans de Varenne-l'Arconce (55km)
  • Jardin du château de Chaumont (58km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bibracte (44km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Le PAL (16km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc d'Attractions et Animalier (PAL) (16km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Paray-le-Fresil

Canton: Chevagnes

Arrondissement: Moulins

Department: Allier

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Paray-le-Fresil

from Moulins (prefecture): 23 km

from Paris: 262 km

from Calais: 494 km

from Nice: 436 km

from Bordeaux: 383 km

from Strasbourg: 377 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Paray-le-Fresil from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaulon, Chevagnes, Garnat-sur-Engievre and Saint-Martin-Des-Lais.

This page in French: Visiter Paray-le-Fresil