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Vaumas tourism and travel guide

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Visit Vaumas: highlights and tourist information

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Vaumas is situated in the Allier department and Auvergne region (now part of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region), in the south of France at 26 kilometres from Moulins, the department capital (general information: Vaumas is 284 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lapalisse at 22 km and Moulins at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Vaumas, 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 Vaumas 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 Vaumas


Markets in and near Vaumas

  • Jaligny-sur-Besbre: market Wednesday (8km)
  • Dompierre-sur-Besbre: market Saturday (9km)
  • Le Donjon: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Lapalisse: market Thursday (22km)
  • Varennes-sur-Allier: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Yzeure: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Moulins: market Tuesday & Friday (26km)
  • Digoin: market Sunday & Friday (27km)
  • Saint-Germain-Des-Fosses: market Friday (30km)
  • Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule: market Wednesday & Saturday (30km)

More information about Vaumas, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Vaumas, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chareil-Cintrat Chateau (37km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie-Madeleine (Neuilly-en-Donjon) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Montceaux-l'Etoile) (33km)
  • Prieuré d'Anzy-le-Duc (Anzy-le-Duc) (36km)
  • Basilique du Sacré-Cœur (Paray-le-Monial) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Hilaire (Semur-en-Brionnais) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre-aux-Liens (Varenne-l'Arconce) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Marcel (Iguerande) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Bourbon-l'Archambault) (46km)
  • Prieuré church de Saint Pierre et Saint Benoit (Perrecy-les-Forges) (48km)
  • Couvent des Cordeliers (Saint-Nizier-sous-Charlieu) (50km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Fortuné de Charlieu (Charlieu) (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Arboretum de Balaine (40km)
  • Les jardins Romans de Varenne-l'Arconce (42km)
  • Jardin du château de Chaumont (45km)
  • Jardin du château de Digoine (46km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Le PAL (9km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc d'Attractions et Animalier (PAL) (7km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Vaumas

Canton: Dompierre-sur-Besbre

Arrondissement: Moulins

Department: Allier

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Vaumas

from Moulins (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 284 km

from Calais: 517 km

from Nice: 418 km

from Bordeaux: 373 km

from Strasbourg: 390 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chatelperron, Saint-Leon, Saint-Pourcain-sur-Besbre and Thionne.

This page in French: Visiter Vaumas

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