Ravel travel guide
Visit Ravel: Highlights and Tourist Information
Note: The photo above was taken in Billom at 8 km from Ravel
Location: Ravel is situated in the Puy-de-Dome department (Auvergne region) in the southern-centre of France at 24 km from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital. (General information: Ravel is 351 km from Paris and 586 km from the port at Calais).
Popular places to visit near Ravel: these include Billom at 8 km and Courpiere at 11 km. Aulteribe Chateau is a listed national monument at 8 km and Thiers is a listed secteur sauvegarde at 14 km. For more places to visit nearby and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.
Photos taken within 10 km
Selected places to visit and attractions near Ravel, FranceSome places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend close to Ravel
Note that all distances from Ravel shown above are direct and real driving distances will be greater.
Ravel holidays and travel
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Markets near Ravel
- Lezoux: market every Saturday (6km)
- Billom: market every Monday (7km)
- Courpiere: market every Tuesday (12km)
- Pont-du-Chateau: market every Thursday (12km)
- Thiers: market every Thursday & Saturday (14km)
- Lempdes: market every Tuesday (15km)
- Cournon-d'Auvergne: market every Thursday & Saturday & Friday (16km)
- Maringues: market every Monday (16km)
- Vic-le-Comte: market every Thursday (19km)
- Saint-Remy-sur-Durolle: market every Sunday (20km)
Tourist attractions nearby
Below we show places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Ravel and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the Ravel map below.
Grand Site Of France Puy de Dome (33km)
Heritage Site Clermont-Ferrand église Notre-Dame-du-Port (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (24km)
National Monument Aulteribe Chateau (8km); Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (37km)
Regional Natural Parc Livradois-Forez (30km)
Religious Monument Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (19km); Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (22km); Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (25km); Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (27km); Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (28km); Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (29km); Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (37km); Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (38km)
Remarkable Garden Jardins du château d'Opme (23km); Jardins du château de la Batisse (25km); Parc du château de Blanzat (25km); Parc du domaine royal de Randan (27km); Jardins du château d'Hauterive (28km)
Site Of Natural Beauty Col des Pradeaux (45km); Lac Pavin (50km)
Ville Fleurie 4* Vichy (39km)
Map of places to visit near Ravel & Location Information
Distance to Ravel
from Clermont-Ferrand (local prefecture): 24 km
from Paris: 351 km
from Calais: 586 km
from Nice: 383 km
from Bordeaux: 328 km
from Strasbourg: 453 km
* distances are direct not by road!
We have 12 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Ravel): Billom, Bongheat, Bort-l'Etang, Espirat, Glaine-Montaigut, Lempty, Lezoux, Moissat, Neuville, Reignat, Saint-Jean-d'Heurs and Seychalles.
For driving distances to Ravel from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
This page in French: Visitez Ravel