Authezat tourism and travel guide

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Visit Authezat: highlights and tourist information

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Authezat 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 18 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Authezat is 364 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Montpeyroux at 2 km and Saint-Saturnin at 8 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Authezat, 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 Authezat 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 Authezat

Markets in and near Authezat

  • Vic-le-Comte: market Thursday (5km)
  • Champeix: market Friday (7km)
  • Issoire: market Saturday (11km)
  • Cournon-d'Auvergne: market Thursday & Saturday & Friday (12km)
  • Aubiere: market Sunday (14km)
  • Lempdes: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Saint-Nectaire: market Sunday - seasonal market only (16km)
  • Billom: market Monday (16km)
  • Clermont-Ferrand: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday (18km)
  • Chamalieres: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (18km)

More information about Authezat, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Authezat, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (18km)
  • Aulteribe Chateau (29km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (9km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (11km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (17km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (18km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (19km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (24km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (28km)
  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (31km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (31km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (35km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (41km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (10km)
  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (11km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (13km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (23km)
  • Jardins de Cordès (27km)
  • Parc du domaine royal de Randan (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac Pavin (28km)
  • Lac du Guery (28km)
  • Puy de Sancy (31km)
  • Banne d'Ordanche (32km)
  • Bois Noirs (37km)
  • Signal du Luguet (37km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Massiac (43km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Authezat

Canton: Veyre-Monton

Arrondissement: Clermont-Ferrand

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 63730

Distance to Authezat

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 364 km

from Calais: 599 km

from Nice: 388 km

from Bordeaux: 308 km

from Strasbourg: 476 km

Getting here

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

We have 20 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chadeleuf, Champeix, Corent, Coudes, La Sauvetat, Le Crest, Ludesse, Montpeyroux, Neschers, Parent, Plauzat, Saint-Amant-Tallende, Saint-Maurice, Saint-Sandoux, Saint-Yvoine, Sauvagnat-Sainte-Marthe, Tallende, Veyre-Monton, Vic-le-Comte and Yronde-et-Buron.

This page in French: Visiter Authezat