Saurier tourism, attractions and travel guide

Photo of Saurier in Puy-de-Dome

Visit Saurier: Highlights and Tourist Information

Location of Saurier on map of France

Saurier is situated in the Puy-de-Dome (Auvergne region) in the southern-centre of France at 27 km from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital. (General information: Saurier is 373 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Nectaire at 6 km and Murol at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Saurier, France: places to visit, tourism and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend close to Saurier. 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

Map of places to visit near Saurier and location information

More information about Saurier & region

Puy-de-Dome (local department)

Auvergne (surrounding region)

Driving distances & route maps

Markets in and near Saurier

Local markets

  • Saint-Nectaire: market Sunday - seasonal market only (7km)
  • Champeix: market Friday (9km)
  • Murol: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise: market Monday (9km)
  • Issoire: market Saturday (16km)
  • Mont-Dore: market Friday all day (19km)
  • Vic-le-Comte: market Thursday (19km)
  • La Bourboule: market Saturday (24km)
  • Aubiere: market Sunday (24km)
  • Cournon-d'Auvergne: market Thursday & Saturday & Friday (26km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Saurier, 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 Saurier and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.

Grand sites of France Puy de Dome (27km)

Heritage sites Clermont-Ferrand église Notre-Dame-du-Port (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (27km)

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Saint-Saturnin (14km); Montpeyroux (16km); Usson (23km); Blesle (26km); Lavaudieu (44km); Salers (62km)

National Monuments Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (13km); Aulteribe Chateau (44km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Issoire (16km); Riom-es-Montagnes (41km)

Regional Natural Parcs Volcans d'Auvergne (25km); Livradois-Forez (44km)

Churches or other religious monuments Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (9km); Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (14km); Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (16km); Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (24km); Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (25km); Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (25km); Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (26km); Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (29km); Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (38km); Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (39km); Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (42km); Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (44km)

Remarkable gardens Jardins du château d'Hauterive (16km); Jardins du château de la Batisse (18km); Jardins du château d'Opme (22km); Jardins de Cordès (23km); Parc du château de Blanzat (33km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé) (see also historical French towns) Clermont-Ferrand (27km); Thiers (53km)

Sites of natural beauty Lac Pavin (13km); Puy de Sancy (18km); Lac du Guery (19km); Banne d'Ordanche (23km); Signal du Luguet (23km)

Towns of Art and history Mozac (37km); Marsat (38km); Riom (40km)

Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Massiac (34km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saurier

Canton: Champeix

Arrondissement: Issoire

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

Postcode: 63320

Distance to Saurier

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 27 km

from Paris: 373 km

from Calais: 608 km

from Nice: 392 km

from Bordeaux: 294 km

from Strasbourg: 491 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saurier from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Saurier): Chassagne, Clemensat, Courgoul, Creste, Grandeyrolles, Montaigut-le-Blanc, Saint-Diery, Saint-Floret, Saint-Nectaire, Saint-Pierre-Colamine and Verrieres.

This page in French: Visitez Saurier

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