Saint-Voir tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Voir in Allier

Photo is of Lapalisse at 20 km from Saint-Voir

Visit Saint-Voir: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Voir 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-Voir in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Lapalisse at 20 km and Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule at 21 km.

Saint-Voir, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 20 km (direction south-east)

The renaissance style Chateau de la Palice, its internal decorations and its gardens are...

See Lapalisse guide


at 21 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule guide


at 23 km (direction north-west)

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

See Moulins guide


at 29 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Souvigny guide


at 32 km (direction south-south-west)

The spa town of Vichy is best known for its bottled water and as...

See Vichy guide


Most Beautiful Village at 37 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Charroux guide


at 43 km (direction east), in the Saone-et-Loire department

Much the most visited site in this pretty village is the Priory of Anzy-le-Duc...

See Anzy-le-Duc guide


at 46 km (direction east), in the Saone-et-Loire department

The 12th century abbey and other buildings and the pretty setting make the Basilica...

See Paray-le-Monial guide
Paray-le-Monial basilica

Paray-le-Monial basilica

Church at 46 km (direction east), in the Saone-et-Loire department

Paray-le-Monial basilica is an impressive 12th century church in the romanesque style...

See Paray-le-Monial basilica guide


Most Beautiful Village at 47 km (direction east-south-east), in the Saone-et-Loire department

As well as the pretty village itself, you can also visit the Chateau de...

See Semur-en-Brionnais guide


at 48 km (direction south), in the Puy-de-Dome department

The ancient city of Chateldon still retains an important part of its medieval castle...

See Chateldon guide

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

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Map of places to visit near Saint-Voir


Markets in and near Saint-Voir

  • Jaligny-sur-Besbre: market Wednesday (6km)
  • Varennes-sur-Allier: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Dompierre-sur-Besbre: market Saturday (18km)
  • Lapalisse: market Thursday (20km)
  • Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule: market Wednesday & Saturday (21km)
  • Yzeure: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Le Donjon: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Moulins: market Tuesday & Friday (23km)
  • Saint-Germain-Des-Fosses: market Friday (23km)
  • Cusset: market Saturday (31km)

More information about Saint-Voir, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Saint-Voir, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chareil-Cintrat Chateau (28km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie-Madeleine (Neuilly-en-Donjon) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Bourbon-l'Archambault) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Montceaux-l'Etoile) (41km)
  • Prieuré d'Anzy-le-Duc (Anzy-le-Duc) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ygrande) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Hilaire (Semur-en-Brionnais) (47km)
  • Eglise de Saint Marcel (Iguerande) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Arboretum de Balaine (38km)
  • Parc du domaine royal de Randan (45km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt des Colettes (50km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Le PAL (18km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Montmarault (44km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc d'Attractions et Animalier (PAL) (14km)

Geography and distances

Saint-Voir is in the south of France at 23 kilometres from Moulins, the department capital (general information: Saint-Voir is 286 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Voir

Canton: Neuilly-le-Réal

Arrondissement: Moulins

Department: Allier

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Saint-Voir

from Moulins (prefecture): 23 km

from Paris: 286 km

from Calais: 520 km

from Nice: 421 km

from Bordeaux: 363 km

from Strasbourg: 399 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chavroches, Jaligny-sur-Besbre, Thionne and Treteau.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Voir