Spa, Sport, Farniente... What a lovely programme !!
Vichy, queen of the water cities but also green and sporty city, city of the architectural elegance and of the stroll too.
Spa : all near, all different
- Célestins spa (link) at 5 minutes
- Dômes' hydro at 5 minutes
- The five worlds Vichy Spa s at 3 minutes
Sports : Vichy, the city of all sports
- Sporting Club Golf of Vichy : 18 cups/PAR 70/5390metres <1km
- The Montpensier's Forest Golf ; 18 cups/PAR 71/6000metres<8kms
- The sports hall of Vichy-Bellerive : one hundred sports available in a park of 200ha <2kms
- Jogging around the Allier lake : 6kms
- Tennis to the Sporting-Club of Vichy : trodden earth field, pool, restaurant <1km
- Vichy-Bellerive nautical center : 3 pools : an olympique one, a play one and a training one + sauna
- Nautical activities on the Allier lake : sailing, jet ski, water-ski, rowing
- Sichon's Horse show
- Many sporting events : France Championship of rowing, Iron man, Wheelchair Championship, international Jumping, Golf Great Week of Vichy..
Farniente : do nothing !! Or however little
Vichy, it is the greenery with its majestic parks where it is good to loaf around or to rest. The cultural life is wealthy with the New Art Opera, the Valéry Larbaud theatre, museums and guided tour. Vichy is also a commercial city with more than 300 shops, cinemas, candies, pastry shops and restaurants.
- Vichy's Opera has two seasons per year, more dramatic during the winter, and more musical in summer.
- The cultural center of Valéry Larbaud, more dedicate to variety shows, topical singers and also some shows for the younger.
- The equiped beach of Allier with activities for the children.
- Accrobranche at the Bellerive bridge (race in trees).
- Bike hire at the Napoleon park.
- The Museum of African and Asian Arts : collection of primitive objects brought back by the missionaries.
Guided tour organized by the Office of Tourism
- Vichy, Capital of the French State from 40 to 44
- History of water, 2000 years of thermalism in Vichy
- Vichy Art Déco
- The other side, the backstage of the Opera
- Second Empire , the Golden Age of Vichy
- Opera Univers
- Nature and sense, botanic stroll and historic in parks
Animations and Museums
- The small touristic train to have a go in the City of Vichy
- Vichy Racecourse : + of 40 gatherings and many animations
- Two casinos with musical animations and dancing
- Multiplexe Cinéma with seven screens
- Dancing afternoon in the spring hall
- recurrent animation all along the year clearance, Napoleon parties, Vichy's Thursday ...