Many of Allier’s highlights are located close to Varennes-sur-Allier, so it is a great place to base yourself while you are in town. The Grand Etablissement Thermal and the Hall des Sources are two of the best places to explore here. And if your schedule allows, be sure to visit Vichy Opera and the La Pal Amusement Park.
Holiday makers in Varennes-sur-Allier, looking for something different, should head to the nearby cultural attractions. Discover the various museums and galleries of the Centre National Du Costume De Scene in Moulins and Souvigny Museum in Souvigny.
If the sun is out, do what the locals do and head outside to the nearby green spaces. There are some nice family parks, so take a picnic blanket to Moulins Park in Moulins.
Spots such as Moulins Cathedral in Moulins are great places to check out while you’re in the area. Take the time to visit religious sites such as the Church of St Peter and St Paul in Souvigny. Breathe in the atmosphere and gain an appreciation of the role of religion in the area.
After exploring the streets of Varennes-sur-Allier, get a good nights sleep at one of the area’s bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. Make reservations for the Vichy Spa Hotel Les Celestins, the Balladins Moulins-Sur-Allier, or the Hotel Première Classe Vichy - Bellerive Sur Allier, Bellerive-sur-Allier.