Villebret tourism and travel guide

Photo of Villebret in Allier

Photo is of Montlucon at 9 km from Villebret

Visit Villebret: highlights and tourist information

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Villebret 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 Villebret in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Montlucon at 9 km and Herisson at 28 km.

Villebret, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 9 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Montlucon guide


at 28 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Herisson guide


at 38 km (direction north-west), in the Cher department

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

See Culan guide


Most Beautiful Village at 41 km (direction east)

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

See Charroux guide


at 50 km (direction west-south-west), in the Creuse department

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

See Aubusson guide


at 52 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Souvigny guide


at 54 km (direction south-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

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

See Volvic guide


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

The quiet regional town of Riom has several monuments of historical importance to see...

See Riom guide


at 56 km (direction south-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

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

See Mozac guide
La Chatre

La Chatre

at 61 km (direction west-north-west), in the Indre department

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

See La Chatre guide

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

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Map of places to visit near Villebret


Markets in and near Villebret

  • Neris-les-Bains: market Thursday & Sunday (3km)
  • Commentry: market Friday (8km)
  • Montlucon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day (8km)
  • Domerat: market Friday (13km)
  • Pionsat: market Friday (18km)
  • Saint-Eloy-les-Mines: market Saturday (19km)
  • Montmarault: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Cosne-d'Allier: market Tuesday (28km)
  • Auzances: market Tuesday (29km)
  • Boussac: market Thursday (34km)

More information about Villebret, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Villebret, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chareil-Cintrat Chateau (45km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Bourbon-l'Archambault) (47km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Georges (Saint-Jeanvrin) (48km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ygrande) (48km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (55km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château d'Ainay-le-Vieil (28km)
  • Les jardins artistiques de Drulon (47km)
  • Jardins du prieuré Notre-Dame-d'Orsan (53km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt des Colettes (27km)
  • Pierres Jaumetres (33km)
  • Foret de Troncais (42km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Montmarault (25km)
  • Gouzon (32km)

Geography and distances

Villebret is in the south of France at 63 kilometres from Moulins, the department capital (general information: Villebret is 289 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Villebret

Canton: Marcillat-en-Combraille

Arrondissement: Montluçon

Department: Allier

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Villebret

from Moulins (prefecture): 63 km

from Paris: 289 km

from Calais: 524 km

from Nice: 462 km

from Bordeaux: 296 km

from Strasbourg: 463 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arpheuilles-Saint-Priest, Durdat-Larequille, Lavault-Sainte-Anne, Lignerolles, Neris-les-Bains, Saint-Genest and Sainte-Therence.

This page in French: Visiter Villebret