Saint-Martinien tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Montlucon at 10 km from Saint-Martinien

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Saint-Martinien 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-Martinien in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Montlucon at 10 km and Culan at 25 km.

Saint-Martinien, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 10 km (direction east)

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

See Montlucon guide


at 25 km (direction north-north-west), in the Cher department

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

See Culan guide


at 27 km (direction north-east)

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

See Herisson guide
La Chatre

La Chatre

at 46 km (direction west-north-west), in the Indre department

La Chatre is a small town and quick to explore - before...

See La Chatre guide
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at 48 km (direction south-west), in the Creuse department

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

See Aubusson guide


at 51 km (direction west-north-west), in the Indre department

Take a stroll through the grounds of the castle here in the...

See Saint-Chartier guide


at 52 km (direction west-north-west), in the Indre department

The 18th century French manor house where George Sand lived is the...

See Nohant-Vic guide


at 70 km (direction south-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

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

See Riom guide

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Map of places to visit near Saint-Martinien


Markets in and near Saint-Martinien

  • Domerat: market Friday (6km)
  • Montlucon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day (11km)
  • Neris-les-Bains: market Thursday & Sunday (16km)
  • Boussac: market Thursday (20km)
  • Commentry: market Friday (22km)
  • Pionsat: market Friday (30km)
  • Cosne-d'Allier: market Tuesday (32km)
  • Chateaumeillant: market Friday (32km)
  • Saint-Eloy-les-Mines: market Saturday (34km)
  • Auzances: market Tuesday (35km)

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Tourist attractions near Saint-Martinien, France

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

National Monuments

  • George Sand House (50km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Georges (Saint-Jeanvrin) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ygrande) (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château d'Ainay-le-Vieil (13km)
  • Les jardins artistiques de Drulon (36km)
  • Jardins du prieuré Notre-Dame-d'Orsan (39km)
  • Jardin du domaine de George Sand (52km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Pierres Jaumetres (20km)
  • Foret de Troncais (39km)
  • Forêt des Colettes (42km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Gouzon (24km)
  • Montmarault (37km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Amand-Montrond (44km)

Geography and distances

Saint-Martinien is in the south of France at 71 kilometres from Moulins, the department capital (general information: Saint-Martinien is 280 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Martinien

Canton: Huriel

Arrondissement: Montluçon

Department: Allier

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Saint-Martinien

from Moulins (prefecture): 71 km

from Paris: 280 km

from Calais: 515 km

from Nice: 477 km

from Bordeaux: 290 km

from Strasbourg: 469 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Archignat, Domerat, Huriel, Lamaids, Premilhat and Quinssaines.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Martinien


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