Saint-Marcel-en-Marcillat tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Marcel-en-Marcillat: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Marcel-en-Marcillat is situated in the Allier department and Auvergne region (now part of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region), in the south of France at 74 kilometres from Moulins, the department capital (general information: Saint-Marcel-en-Marcillat is 302 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Montlucon at 22 km and Aubusson at 39 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Marcel-en-Marcillat, 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 Saint-Marcel-en-Marcillat in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

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


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Map of places to visit near Saint-Marcel-en-Marcillat

Markets in and near Saint-Marcel-en-Marcillat

  • Pionsat: market Friday (9km)
  • Auzances: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Neris-les-Bains: market Thursday & Sunday (17km)
  • Saint-Eloy-les-Mines: market Saturday (19km)
  • Commentry: market Friday (20km)
  • Montlucon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day (22km)
  • Domerat: market Friday (24km)
  • Montmarault: market Wednesday (35km)
  • Boussac: market Thursday (37km)
  • Bellenaves: market Wednesday (38km)

More information about Saint-Marcel-en-Marcillat, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Saint-Marcel-en-Marcillat, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Saint-Marcel-en-Marcillat.

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (49km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (55km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château d'Ainay-le-Vieil (35km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt des Colettes (29km)
  • Pierres Jaumetres (33km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Gouzon (28km)
  • Montmarault (34km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Marcel-en-Marcillat

Canton: Marcillat-en-Combraille

Arrondissement: Montluçon

Department: Allier

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Saint-Marcel-en-Marcillat

from Moulins (prefecture): 74 km

from Paris: 302 km

from Calais: 537 km

from Nice: 458 km

from Bordeaux: 286 km

from Strasbourg: 474 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Marcel-en-Marcillat from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chambonchard, Chateau-sur-Cher, La Petite-Marche, Marcillat-en-Combraille, Saint-Fargeol and Saint-Hilaire.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Marcel-en-Marcillat