Saint-Marcel-en-Murat tourism and travel guide

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

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Saint-Marcel-en-Murat is situated in the Allier department and Auvergne region (now part of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region), in the south of France at 37 kilometres from Moulins, the department capital (general information: Saint-Marcel-en-Murat is 286 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Charroux at 19 km and Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Marcel-en-Murat, 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-Murat 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 Saint-Marcel-en-Murat

Markets in and near Saint-Marcel-en-Murat

  • Montmarault: market Wednesday (4km)
  • Bellenaves: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Noyant-d'Allier: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Commentry: market Friday (21km)
  • Cosne-d'Allier: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule: market Wednesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Saint-Eloy-les-Mines: market Saturday (22km)
  • Ebreuil: market Thursday (24km)
  • Neris-les-Bains: market Thursday & Sunday (27km)
  • Gannat: market Saturday (29km)

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

Tourist attractions near Saint-Marcel-en-Murat, 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-Murat.

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chareil-Cintrat Chateau (17km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Neris-les-Bains (27km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Bourbon-l'Archambault) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ygrande) (32km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du domaine royal de Randan (43km)
  • Arboretum de Balaine (46km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt des Colettes (16km)
  • Foret de Troncais (42km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Montmarault (4km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Vichy (39km)
  • Saint-Amand-Montrond (59km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Marcel-en-Murat

Canton: Montmarault

Arrondissement: Montluçon

Department: Allier

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Saint-Marcel-en-Murat

from Moulins (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 286 km

from Calais: 521 km

from Nice: 444 km

from Bordeaux: 324 km

from Strasbourg: 436 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Blomard, Montmarault, Sazeret, Target and Voussac.

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