Sanssat tourism and travel guide

Photo of Sanssat in Allier

Visit Sanssat: highlights and tourist information

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Sanssat is situated in the Allier department and Auvergne region (now part of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region), in the south of France at 36 kilometres from Moulins, the department capital (general information: Sanssat is 301 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lapalisse at 13 km and Vichy at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Sanssat, 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 Sanssat 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 Sanssat

Markets in and near Sanssat

  • Saint-Germain-Des-Fosses: market Friday (6km)
  • Varennes-sur-Allier: market Tuesday (9km)
  • Lapalisse: market Thursday (13km)
  • Cusset: market Saturday (14km)
  • Vichy: market Every day except Monday (15km)
  • Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule: market Wednesday & Saturday (15km)
  • Bellerive-sur-Allier: market Saturday (16km)
  • Jaligny-sur-Besbre: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Saint-Yorre: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Le Mayet-de-Montagne: market Monday (25km)

More information about Sanssat, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Sanssat, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Sanssat.

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chareil-Cintrat Chateau (20km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie-Madeleine (Neuilly-en-Donjon) (33km)
  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Montceaux-l'Etoile) (45km)
  • Prieuré d'Anzy-le-Duc (Anzy-le-Duc) (46km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (47km)
  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Bourbon-l'Archambault) (48km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ygrande) (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du domaine royal de Randan (28km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt des Colettes (40km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Le PAL (34km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Montmarault (40km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc d'Attractions et Animalier (PAL) (31km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Sanssat

Canton: Varennes-sur-Allier

Arrondissement: Vichy

Department: Allier

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Sanssat

from Moulins (prefecture): 36 km

from Paris: 301 km

from Calais: 535 km

from Nice: 412 km

from Bordeaux: 353 km

from Strasbourg: 413 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Sanssat from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Billy, Crechy, Langy, Magnet, Montaigu-le-Blin, Rongeres, Saint-Felix, Saint-Gerand-le-Puy, Saint-Germain-Des-Fosses and Seuillet.

This page in French: Visiter Sanssat