Tourism Moulins

In the Allier between the Loire Valley and Burgundy, just 2:30 in the south of Paris, Moulins area, also known as the Bourbon country is ideal for a holiday or weekend of relaxation, cultural discovery and outdoors hiking .

Founded in 990, the town of Moulins is named after the many mills located along the banks of the Allier. The city has experienced a significant essort between the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries and became the capital of the Duchy of Bourbonnais. It is now the prefecture of the Allier.

Heir of the glorious past of the city, the old mill offers to the tourists its narrow cobbled streets to discover its half-timbered houses, courtyards and mansions.

To go further in Tourism in Moulins, many tourist sites and museums are  to be explored.

Sights in Moulins


  • Thème : Sciences and discovery
  • Départ : Moulins
  • Durée : 7 jours

Capital of the Dukes of Bourbon, Moulins is a city of art and history having more than 1,000 year of history.

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Discover the Allier department

  • Thème : Sciences and discovery
  • Départ : Yzeure
  • Durée : 5 jours

Discover the cities of the Allier department

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Tourism in Yzeure

  • Thème : Sciences and discovery
  • Départ : Yzeure
  • Durée : 4 jours

Located in the area of 'Sologne Bourbonnaise', Yzeure is the town where Anne de Beaujeu lived, she was also called 'Anne of France' as she was the daughter of King Louis XI.

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Tourism in Bourbon l'Archambault

  • Thème : Sites and museums
  • Départ : Bourbon-l'archambault
  • Durée : 4 jours

In the heart of the Bourbon countryside, between Moulins and the forest of Tronçais, Bourbon-l'Archambault has a prestigious history (The court of King Louis XIV, Talleyrand, Saint-Saens), and has a medieval fortress.

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