Aix-la-Fayette tourism and travel guide

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Visit Aix-la-Fayette: highlights and tourist information

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Aix-la-Fayette is situated in the Puy-de-Dome department and Auvergne region (now part of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region), in the southern-centre of France at 45 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Aix-la-Fayette is 382 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Sauxillanges at 12 km and Usson at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Aix-la-Fayette, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Aix-la-Fayette in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

Note that all distances below 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 Aix-la-Fayette

Markets in and near Aix-la-Fayette

  • Ambert: market Thursday (17km)
  • Champagnac-le-Vieux: market Friday (18km)
  • Brassac-les-Mines: market Sunday (19km)
  • Arlanc: market Monday (20km)
  • Sainte-Florine: market Sunday (20km)
  • Issoire: market Saturday (22km)
  • La Chaise-Dieu: market Thursday & Sunday (26km)
  • Vic-le-Comte: market Thursday (26km)
  • Courpiere: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Brioude: market Saturday (27km)

More information about Aix-la-Fayette, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Aix-la-Fayette, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Aix-la-Fayette.

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (26km)
  • Aulteribe Chateau (29km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (16km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (21km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (27km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (30km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (35km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (38km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (44km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Saint-Paulien) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (46km)
  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (49km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (21km)
  • Jardin de l’écomusée (36km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (39km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (40km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bois Noirs (9km)
  • Col des Pradeaux (25km)
  • Signal du Luguet (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Massiac (39km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Aix-la-Fayette

Canton: Saint-Germain-l'Herm

Arrondissement: Ambert

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 63980

Distance to Aix-la-Fayette

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 382 km

from Calais: 617 km

from Nice: 359 km

from Bordeaux: 330 km

from Strasbourg: 468 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Aix-la-Fayette from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chameane, Condat-les-Montboissier, Echandelys, Fournols, Saint-Genes-la-Tourette and Vernet-la-Varenne.

This page in French: Visiter Aix-la-Fayette