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Terjat tourism and travel guide

Photo of Terjat in Allier

Photo is of Montlucon at 15 km from Terjat

Visit Terjat: highlights and tourist information

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Terjat is situated in the Allier department and Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Montlucon at 15 km and Herisson at 35 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Terjat, 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 Terjat in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

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



at 15 km (direction )

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

See Montlucon guide


at 35 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Herisson guide


Most Beautiful Village at 42 km (direction east)

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

See Charroux guide


at 43 km (direction north-west), in the Cher department

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

See Culan guide


at 44 km (direction west-south-west), in the Creuse department

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

See Aubusson guide


at 49 km (direction south-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

One of the most famous bottled waters in the world is from...

See Volvic guide


at 52 km (direction south-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

The interesting Abbey of Saint-Pierre in Mozac combines early roman elements...

See Mozac guide


at 52 km (direction east-south-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

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

See Riom guide
Puy de Dome

Puy de Dome

at 55 km (direction south-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

Puy-de-Dome is the most famous, and most accessible of the Auvergne volcanoes...

See Puy de Dome guide


at 58 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Souvigny guide


at 59 km (direction south-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

The Cathédrale Notre-Dame-de-l'Assomption, in sombre black lava stone, dominates the historic...

See Clermont-Ferrand guide
Clermont-Ferrand basilica

Clermont-Ferrand basilica

Church at 60 km (direction south-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

The basilica of Notre-Dame-du-Port in Clermont-Ferrand is one of...

See Clermont-Ferrand basilica guide
La Chatre

La Chatre

at 64 km (direction west-north-west), in the Indre department

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

See La Chatre guide


at 70 km (direction north-west), in the Indre department

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

See Saint-Chartier guide

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

Map of places to visit near Terjat


Markets in and near Terjat

  • Neris-les-Bains: market Thursday & Sunday (10km)
  • Pionsat: market Friday (12km)
  • Commentry: market Friday (14km)
  • Montlucon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day (15km)
  • Saint-Eloy-les-Mines: market Saturday (17km)
  • Domerat: market Friday (19km)
  • Auzances: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Montmarault: market Wednesday (30km)
  • Cosne-d'Allier: market Tuesday (35km)
  • Boussac: market Thursday (35km)

More information about Terjat, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Terjat, France

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

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) (51km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Georges (Saint-Jeanvrin) (53km)
  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Bourbon-l'Archambault) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château d'Ainay-le-Vieil (31km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (55km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt des Colettes (27km)
  • Pierres Jaumetres (32km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Montmarault (29km)
  • Gouzon (29km)

Geography and distances

Terjat is in the south of France at 68 kilometres from Moulins, the department capital (general information: Terjat is 296 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Terjat

Canton: Marcillat-en-Combraille

Arrondissement: Montluçon

Department: Allier

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Terjat

from Moulins (prefecture): 68 km

from Paris: 296 km

from Calais: 531 km

from Nice: 460 km

from Bordeaux: 291 km

from Strasbourg: 468 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arpheuilles-Saint-Priest, Chambonchard, La Petite-Marche, Marcillat-en-Combraille, Mazirat and Sainte-Therence.

This page in French: Visiter Terjat

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