Vallon-en-Sully tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Herisson at 9 km from Vallon-en-Sully

Visit Vallon-en-Sully: highlights and tourist information

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Vallon-en-Sully 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 Vallon-en-Sully in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Herisson at 9 km and Culan at 20 km.

Vallon-en-Sully, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 9 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Herisson guide


at 20 km (direction west), in the Cher department

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

See Culan guide


at 22 km (direction south)

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

See Montlucon guide


at 45 km (direction east)

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

See Souvigny guide
La Chatre

La Chatre

at 48 km (direction west), in the Indre department

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

See La Chatre guide


at 50 km (direction west-north-west), in the Indre department

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

See Saint-Chartier guide


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

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

See Nohant-Vic guide


Most Beautiful Village at 54 km (direction north-east), in the Cher department

The story of the renewal of Apremont-sur-Allier is fascinating, and leads us to the...

See Apremont-sur-Allier guide


Most Beautiful Village at 58 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Charroux guide


at 66 km (direction north-west), in the Indre department

There are few important monuments here in Issoudun, but we enjoyed a stroll around...

See Issoudun guide

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Map of places to visit near Vallon-en-Sully


Markets in and near Vallon-en-Sully

  • Cosne-d'Allier: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Domerat: market Friday (20km)
  • Montlucon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day (22km)
  • Saint-Amand-Montrond: market Wednesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Neris-les-Bains: market Thursday & Sunday (28km)
  • Commentry: market Friday (29km)
  • Chateaumeillant: market Friday (31km)
  • Lurcy-Levis: market Monday (33km)
  • Bourbon-l'Archambault: market Saturday (35km)
  • Montmarault: market Wednesday (36km)

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Tourist attractions near Vallon-en-Sully, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Neris-les-Bains (28km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Noirlac et Saint Etienne Prieuré (Bruere-Allichamps) (26km)
  • Abbaye de La Celle (La Celle) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Georges (Saint-Jeanvrin) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ygrande) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Bourbon-l'Archambault) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ineuil) (36km)
  • Collegiale Saint Etienne (Dun-sur-Auron) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Blet) (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins artistiques de Drulon (21km)
  • Jardins du château d'Ainay-le-Vieil (26km)
  • Jardins du prieuré Notre-Dame-d'Orsan (32km)
  • Parc floral d'Apremont (53km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Foret de Troncais (15km)
  • Pierres Jaumetres (41km)
  • Forêt des Colettes (48km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Montmarault (36km)
  • Gouzon (48km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Amand-Montrond (22km)

Geography and distances

Vallon-en-Sully is in the south of France at 56 kilometres from Moulins, the department capital (general information: Vallon-en-Sully is 259 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Vallon-en-Sully

Canton: Hérisson

Arrondissement: Montluçon

Department: Allier

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Vallon-en-Sully

from Moulins (prefecture): 56 km

from Paris: 259 km

from Calais: 494 km

from Nice: 483 km

from Bordeaux: 311 km

from Strasbourg: 448 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Vallon-en-Sully from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Epineuil-le-Fleuriel, Nassigny and Saint-Vitte.

This page in French: Visiter Vallon-en-Sully