Saulzet-le-Froid tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saulzet-le-Froid: highlights and tourist information

Saulzet-le-Froid is situated in the Puy-de-Dome (Auvergne region) in the southern-centre of France at 20 km from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital. (General information: Saulzet-le-Froid is 360 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Orcival at 8 km and Saint-Nectaire at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Saulzet-le-Froid, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Saulzet-le-Froid. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.


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Plan your visit to Saulzet-le-Froid

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Map of places to visit near Saulzet-le-Froid

More information about Saulzet-le-Froid & region

Markets in and near Saulzet-le-Froid

Local markets

  • Murol: market Wednesday (8km)
  • Saint-Nectaire: market Sunday - seasonal market only (8km)
  • Mont-Dore: market Friday all day (11km)
  • Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise: market Monday (14km)
  • La Bourboule: market Saturday (15km)
  • Champeix: market Friday (17km)
  • Chamalieres: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (19km)
  • Aubiere: market Sunday (19km)
  • Clermont-Ferrand: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday (20km)
  • Cournon-d'Auvergne: market Thursday & Saturday & Friday (24km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Saulzet-le-Froid, France

Below we show places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Saulzet-le-Froid and wondering what to do next!

Grand sites of France Puy de Dome (15km)

Heritage sites Clermont-Ferrand église Notre-Dame-du-Port (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (20km)

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Saint-Saturnin (14km); Montpeyroux (22km); Usson (35km); Blesle (41km); Lavaudieu (59km)

National Monuments Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (28km); Aulteribe Chateau (47km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Issoire (28km); Riom-es-Montagnes (45km)

Regional Natural Parcs Volcans d'Auvergne (31km)

Churches or other religious monuments Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (6km); Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (9km); Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (13km); Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (17km); Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (23km); Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (28km); Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (34km); Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (38km); Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (39km); Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (41km); Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (53km); Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (54km)

Remarkable gardens Jardins de Cordès (8km); Jardins du château de la Batisse (15km); Jardins du château d'Opme (17km); Parc du château de Blanzat (24km); Jardins du château d'Hauterive (28km); Parc du domaine royal de Randan (54km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé) (see also historical French towns) Clermont-Ferrand (20km)

Sites of natural beauty Lac du Guery (8km); Banne d'Ordanche (12km); Puy de Sancy (15km); Lac Pavin (16km); Signal du Luguet (35km)

Towns of Art and history Mozac (29km); Marsat (29km); Riom (32km)

Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Massiac (48km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saulzet-le-Froid

Canton: Saint-Amant-Tallende

Arrondissement: Clermont-Ferrand

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

Postcode: 63970

Distance to Saulzet-le-Froid

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 360 km

from Calais: 595 km

from Nice: 406 km

from Bordeaux: 288 km

from Strasbourg: 490 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saulzet-le-Froid from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Saulzet-le-Froid): Aurieres, Aydat, Le Vernet-Sainte-Marguerite, Orcival, Saint-Nectaire and Vernines.

This page in French: Visitez Saulzet-le-Froid