Saulzet-le-Froid tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saulzet-le-Froid in Puy-de-Dome

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.

 
 

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Puy-de-Dome

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)

More information about Saulzet-le-Froid & region

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (28km) [Map]
  • Aulteribe Chateau (47km) [Map]

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

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

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Cordès (8km) [Map]
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (15km) [Map]
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (17km) [Map]
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (24km) [Map]
  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (28km) [Map]
  • Parc du domaine royal de Randan (54km) [Map]

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac du Guery (8km) [Map]
  • Banne d'Ordanche (12km) [Map]
  • Puy de Sancy (15km) [Map]
  • Lac Pavin (16km) [Map]
  • Signal du Luguet (35km) [Map]

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Massiac (48km) [Map]

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