Ars-les-Favets tourism and travel guide

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Visit Ars-les-Favets: highlights and tourist information

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Ars-les-Favets 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 52 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Ars-les-Favets is 297 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Montlucon at 20 km and Charroux at 31 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ars-les-Favets, 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 Ars-les-Favets 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 Ars-les-Favets

Markets in and near Ars-les-Favets

  • Saint-Eloy-les-Mines: market Saturday (7km)
  • Commentry: market Friday (11km)
  • Pionsat: market Friday (11km)
  • Neris-les-Bains: market Thursday & Sunday (12km)
  • Montlucon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day (20km)
  • Montmarault: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Bellenaves: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Domerat: market Friday (25km)
  • Ebreuil: market Thursday (27km)
  • Auzances: market Tuesday (27km)

More information about Ars-les-Favets, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Ars-les-Favets, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chareil-Cintrat Chateau (37km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Neris-les-Bains (13km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Bourbon-l'Archambault) (49km)
  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (49km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (52km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Georges (Saint-Jeanvrin) (60km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château d'Ainay-le-Vieil (40km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (47km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt des Colettes (16km)
  • Pierres Jaumetres (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Montmarault (21km)
  • Gouzon (40km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ars-les-Favets

Canton: Montaigut

Arrondissement: Riom

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 63700

Distance to Ars-les-Favets

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 52 km

from Paris: 297 km

from Calais: 533 km

from Nice: 450 km

from Bordeaux: 300 km

from Strasbourg: 460 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Ars-les-Favets from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Celle, La Crouzille, Montaigut, Ronnet, Saint-Eloy-les-Mines, Virlet and Youx.

This page in French: Visiter Ars-les-Favets