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Authezat tourism and travel guide

Photo of Authezat in Puy-de-Dome

Photo is of Montpeyroux at 2 km from Authezat

Visit Authezat: highlights and tourist information

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

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

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!

Montpeyroux

Montpeyroux

Most Beautiful Village at 2 km (direction east-south-east)

Montpeyroux is a small village now listed among the...

See Montpeyroux guide
Saint-Saturnin

Saint-Saturnin

Most Beautiful Village at 8 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Saint-Saturnin guide
Saint-Floret

Saint-Floret

Most Beautiful Village at 11 km (direction south-west)

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

See Saint-Floret guide
Issoire

Issoire

at 11 km (direction south-east)

Best known for its romanesque church, Issoire is a very...

See Issoire guide
 
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Billom

Billom

at 15 km (direction east-north-east)

It is the half-timbered houses and medieval gateways that provide the...

See Billom guide
Saint-Nectaire

Saint-Nectaire

at 16 km (direction west-south-west)

It is the impressive roman architecture of the Church of St-Nectaire-le-Haut that...

See Saint-Nectaire guide
Usson

Usson

Most Beautiful Village at 17 km (direction south-east)

One of the least developed of the 'most beautiful villages in...

See Usson guide
Sauxillanges

Sauxillanges

at 17 km (direction east-south-east)

The principal monuments in Sauxillanges, the monastery and the castle, are not...

See Sauxillanges guide
Clermont-Ferrand basilica

Clermont-Ferrand basilica

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

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

See Clermont-Ferrand basilica guide
Clermont-Ferrand

Clermont-Ferrand

at 18 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Clermont-Ferrand guide
Murol

Murol

Castle at 20 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Murol guide
Puy de Dome

Puy de Dome

at 23 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Puy de Dome guide
Orcival

Orcival

at 27 km (direction west)

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

See Orcival guide
Mozac

Mozac

at 28 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Mozac guide

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

Map of places to visit near Authezat

 
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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

What to do at Authezat? 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)
 
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Geography and distances

Authezat is in the southern-centre of France at 18 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Authezat is 364 kilometres from Paris).

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

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