Araules tourism and travel guide

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Visit Araules: highlights and tourist information

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Araules is situated in the Haute-Loire department and Auvergne region (now part of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region), in the southern-centre of France at 23 kilometres from Le Puy-en-Velay, the department capital (general information: Araules is 441 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Puy-en-Velay at 23 km and Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez at 27 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Araules, 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 Araules 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 Haute-Loire

Map of places to visit near Araules

Markets in and near Araules

  • Le Chambon-sur-Lignon: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (11km)
  • Le Chambon-sur-Lignon: market Wednesday & Saturday (11km)
  • Grazac: market Sunday (11km)
  • Saint-Julien-Chapteuil: market Monday (11km)
  • Lapte: market Sunday (11km)
  • Fay-sur-Lignon: market Wednesday & Sunday (12km)
  • Saint-Front: market Friday (13km)
  • Raucoules: market Saturday (14km)
  • Montfaucon-en-Velay: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Saint-Maurice-de-Lignon: market Sunday (15km)

More information about Araules, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Araules, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Monts d'Ardeche (42km)
  • Pilat (47km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Saint Julien (Saint-Julien-Chapteuil) (11km)
  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Saint-Paulien) (29km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de l’écomusée (38km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Gerbier de Jonc (27km)
  • Cascade de la Beaume (28km)
  • Cascade du Ray-Pic (35km)
  • Lac du Bouchet (36km)
  • Perdrix Crest (45km)
  • Oeillon Crest (48km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Araules

Canton: Yssingeaux

Arrondissement: Yssingeaux

Department: Haute-Loire

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 43200

Distance to Araules

from Le Puy-en-Velay (prefecture): 23 km

from Paris: 441 km

from Calais: 674 km

from Nice: 290 km

from Bordeaux: 375 km

from Strasbourg: 474 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Mazet-Saint-Voy, Queyrieres and Saint-Jeures.

This page in French: Visiter Araules