Tauves tourism, attractions and travel guide

Photo of Tauves in Puy-de-Dome

Visit Tauves: Highlights and Tourist Information

Location of Tauves on map of France

Tauves is situated in the Puy-de-Dome (Auvergne region) in the southern-centre of France at 44 km from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital. (General information: Tauves is 367 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Mont-Dore at 15 km and Orcival at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Tauves, France: places to visit, tourism and attractions

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

More information about Tauves & region

Puy-de-Dome (local department)

Auvergne (surrounding region)

Driving distances & route maps

Markets in and near Tauves

Local markets

  • La Bourboule: market Saturday (10km)
  • Mont-Dore: market Friday all day (15km)
  • Bort-les-Orgues: market Tuesday & Saturday (21km)
  • Ussel: market Saturday (24km)
  • Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise: market Monday (25km)
  • Murol: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Saint-Nectaire: market Sunday - seasonal market only (29km)
  • Marcenat: market Friday - seasonal market only (32km)
  • Meymac: market Friday - seasonal market only (37km)
  • Champeix: market Friday (39km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Tauves, 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 Tauves 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 (36km)

Heritage sites Clermont-Ferrand église Notre-Dame-du-Port (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (44km)

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Saint-Saturnin (38km); Blesle (50km)

National Monuments Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (45km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Riom-es-Montagnes (31km); Meymac (36km); Aubusson (57km)

Regional Natural Parcs Volcans d'Auvergne (25km)

Churches or other religious monuments Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (24km); Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (28km); Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (37km); Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (40km); Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (46km); Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (50km); Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (55km)

Remarkable gardens Jardins de Cordès (22km); Jardin de la Ganille (24km); Parc-arboretum de Neuvic d'Ussel (34km); Jardins du château de la Batisse (40km); Jardins du château d'Opme (42km); Verger de Déduit (42km); Parc du château de Blanzat (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé) (see also historical French towns) Clermont-Ferrand (43km)

Sites of natural beauty Banne d'Ordanche (13km); Puy de Sancy (15km); Lac du Guery (17km); Lac Pavin (22km); Signal du Luguet (38km)

Towns of Art and history Salins (45km); Marsat (50km); Mozac (50km); Riom (53km)

Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Massiac (56km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Tauves

Canton: Tauves

Arrondissement: Issoire

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

Postcode: 63690

Distance to Tauves

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 44 km

from Paris: 367 km

from Calais: 602 km

from Nice: 422 km

from Bordeaux: 263 km

from Strasbourg: 513 km

Getting here

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

We have found 4 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Tauves): Aveze, La Tour-d'Auvergne, Larodde and Saint-Sauves-d'Auvergne.

This page in French: Visitez Tauves

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