Ayat-sur-Sioule tourism and travel guide

Photo of Ayat-sur-Sioule in Puy-de-Dome

Visit Ayat-sur-Sioule: highlights and tourist information

To Visit  Attractions 

Ayat-sur-Sioule 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 33 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Ayat-sur-Sioule is 315 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Volvic at 23 km and Riom at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

You can also

Ayat-sur-Sioule, 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 Ayat-sur-Sioule 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 Ayat-sur-Sioule

Markets in and near Ayat-sur-Sioule

  • Saint-Eloy-les-Mines: market Saturday (13km)
  • Pionsat: market Friday (16km)
  • Ebreuil: market Thursday (17km)
  • Bellenaves: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Gannat: market Saturday (24km)
  • Riom: market Wednesday & Saturday (25km)
  • Commentry: market Friday (29km)
  • Cebazat: market Thursday & Sunday (29km)
  • Auzances: market Tuesday (30km)
  • Montmarault: market Wednesday (31km)

More information about Ayat-sur-Sioule, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Ayat-sur-Sioule, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chareil-Cintrat Chateau (35km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Neris-les-Bains (32km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (24km)
  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (31km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (34km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (39km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Blanzat (29km)
  • Parc du domaine royal de Randan (36km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (39km)
  • Jardins de Cordès (41km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (43km)
  • Jardins du château d'Ainay-le-Vieil (58km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt des Colettes (15km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Montmarault (30km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ayat-sur-Sioule

Canton: Saint-Gervais-d'Auvergne

Arrondissement: Riom

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 63390

Distance to Ayat-sur-Sioule

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 315 km

from Calais: 550 km

from Nice: 433 km

from Bordeaux: 302 km

from Strasbourg: 462 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Ayat-sur-Sioule from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Blot-l'Eglise, Chateauneuf-les-Bains, Lisseuil, Menat, Neuf-Eglise, Saint-Gervais-d'Auvergne, Saint-Remy-de-Blot, Sainte-Christine and Teilhet.

This page in French: Visiter Ayat-sur-Sioule