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Aurieres tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Orcival at 5 km from Aurieres

Visit Aurieres: highlights and tourist information

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Aurieres is situated in the Puy-de-Dome department and Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Orcival at 5 km and Puy de Dome at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Aurieres, 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 Aurieres in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!



at 5 km (direction west)

Orcival is home to one of the most important roman style...

See Orcival guide
Puy de Dome

Puy de Dome

at 11 km (direction north-north-east)

Puy-de-Dome is the most famous, and most accessible of the Auvergne...

See Puy de Dome guide


Castle at 12 km (direction south-south-east)

The highlight of a visit to Murol is the...

See Murol guide


at 13 km (direction south-east)

It is the impressive roman architecture of the Church...

See Saint-Nectaire guide


at 14 km (direction south-west)

Mont-Dore is well placed to explore the scenic splendours of the area...

See Mont-Dore guide


Most Beautiful Village at 15 km (direction east)

With ancient narrow streets, an imposing church and its position on...

See Saint-Saturnin guide
La Bourboule

La Bourboule

at 17 km (direction west-south-west)

La Bourboule is one of the most impressive of the belle-epoque spa...

See La Bourboule guide


at 18 km (direction east-north-east)

The Cathédrale Notre-Dame-de-l'Assomption, in sombre black lava stone, dominates the historic...

See Clermont-Ferrand guide
Clermont-Ferrand basilica

Clermont-Ferrand basilica

Church at 18 km (direction east-north-east)

The basilica of Notre-Dame-du-Port in Clermont-Ferrand is one of the most important...

See Clermont-Ferrand basilica guide


Most Beautiful Village at 21 km (direction east-south-east)

The tiny village of Saint-Floret with its ruined castle and frescoes is...

See Saint-Floret guide


at 23 km (direction north-east)

One of the most famous bottled waters in the...

See Volvic guide


Most Beautiful Village at 24 km (direction east)

Montpeyroux is a small village now listed among the 'most beautiful...

See Montpeyroux guide


at 25 km (direction north-east)

The interesting Abbey of Saint-Pierre in Mozac combines early...

See Mozac guide


at 28 km (direction north-east)

The quiet regional town of Riom has several monuments of...

See Riom guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Puy-de-Dome

Map of places to visit near Aurieres


Markets in and near Aurieres

  • Murol: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Saint-Nectaire: market Sunday - seasonal market only (12km)
  • Mont-Dore: market Friday all day (14km)
  • Chamalieres: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (16km)
  • La Bourboule: market Saturday (16km)
  • Clermont-Ferrand: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday (17km)
  • Aubiere: market Sunday (18km)
  • Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise: market Monday (19km)
  • Champeix: market Friday (20km)
  • Cebazat: market Thursday & Sunday (22km)

More information about Aurieres, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Aurieres, France

What to do at Aurieres? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Aurieres.

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (32km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (5km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (10km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (14km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (14km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (21km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (31km)
  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (36km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (43km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (45km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (57km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Cordès (5km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (15km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (16km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (21km)
  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (31km)
  • Parc du domaine royal de Randan (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac du Guery (10km)
  • Banne d'Ordanche (13km)
  • Puy de Sancy (19km)
  • Lac Pavin (21km)
  • Signal du Luguet (39km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Aurieres is in the southern-centre of France at 18 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Aurieres is 355 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Aurieres

Canton: Rochefort-Montagne

Arrondissement: Clermont-Ferrand

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 63210

Distance to Aurieres

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 355 km

from Calais: 591 km

from Nice: 409 km

from Bordeaux: 288 km

from Strasbourg: 488 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aydat, Nebouzat, Orcival, Saint-Bonnet-Pres-Orcival, Saulzet-le-Froid and Vernines.

This page in French: Visiter Aurieres

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