Saint-Angel tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Montlucon at 7 km from Saint-Angel

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

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Saint-Angel in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Montlucon at 7 km and Herisson at 17 km.

Saint-Angel, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 7 km (direction west)

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

See Montlucon guide


at 17 km (direction west)

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

See Herisson guide


at 34 km (direction west-north-west), in the Cher department

The castle at Culan is one of the most interesting in the...

See Culan guide


Most Beautiful Village at 40 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Charroux guide
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at 43 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Souvigny guide


at 46 km (direction east)

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

See Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule guide


at 54 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Moulins guide


at 60 km (direction south-west), in the Creuse department

Aubusson is world famous for the rugs that have been produced here...

See Aubusson guide

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Map of places to visit near Saint-Angel


Markets in and near Saint-Angel

  • Montlucon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day (7km)
  • Neris-les-Bains: market Thursday & Sunday (8km)
  • Commentry: market Friday (8km)
  • Domerat: market Friday (13km)
  • Cosne-d'Allier: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Montmarault: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Saint-Eloy-les-Mines: market Saturday (24km)
  • Pionsat: market Friday (28km)
  • Bellenaves: market Wednesday (34km)
  • Noyant-d'Allier: market Wednesday (35km)

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Tourist attractions near Saint-Angel, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chareil-Cintrat Chateau (41km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Bourbon-l'Archambault) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ygrande) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Georges (Saint-Jeanvrin) (44km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Noirlac et Saint Etienne Prieuré (Bruere-Allichamps) (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château d'Ainay-le-Vieil (29km)
  • Les jardins artistiques de Drulon (41km)
  • Jardins du prieuré Notre-Dame-d'Orsan (48km)
  • Arboretum de Balaine (56km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt des Colettes (29km)
  • Foret de Troncais (32km)
  • Pierres Jaumetres (38km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Montmarault (20km)
  • Gouzon (40km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Amand-Montrond (44km)

Geography and distances

Saint-Angel is in the south of France at 54 kilometres from Moulins, the department capital (general information: Saint-Angel is 279 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Angel

Canton: Montluçon-Est (4e Canton)

Arrondissement: Montluçon

Department: Allier

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Saint-Angel

from Moulins (prefecture): 54 km

from Paris: 279 km

from Calais: 514 km

from Nice: 465 km

from Bordeaux: 306 km

from Strasbourg: 453 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Angel from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bizeneuille, Chamblet and Verneix.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Angel


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