Beaulieu tourism and travel guide

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Visit Beaulieu: highlights and tourist information

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Beaulieu 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 41 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Beaulieu is 386 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Auzon at 9 km and Usson at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Beaulieu, 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 Beaulieu 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 Beaulieu

Markets in and near Beaulieu

  • Sainte-Florine: market Sunday (5km)
  • Brassac-les-Mines: market Sunday (5km)
  • Issoire: market Saturday (11km)
  • Brioude: market Saturday (19km)
  • Champagnac-le-Vieux: market Friday (20km)
  • Champeix: market Friday (20km)
  • Vic-le-Comte: market Thursday (22km)
  • Massiac: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Saint-Nectaire: market Sunday - seasonal market only (28km)
  • Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise: market Monday (29km)

More information about Beaulieu, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Beaulieu, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (8km)
  • Aulteribe Chateau (40km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (4km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (11km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (17km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (19km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (21km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (28km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (40km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (41km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Saint-Paulien) (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (11km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (31km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (35km)
  • Jardins de Cordès (43km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Signal du Luguet (26km)
  • Bois Noirs (29km)
  • Lac Pavin (31km)
  • Puy de Sancy (38km)
  • Lac du Guery (41km)
  • Banne d'Ordanche (44km)
  • Col des Pradeaux (45km)
  • Plomb du Cantal (59km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Massiac (23km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Beaulieu

Canton: Saint-Germain-Lembron

Arrondissement: Issoire

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 63570

Distance to Beaulieu

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 41 km

from Paris: 386 km

from Calais: 621 km

from Nice: 370 km

from Bordeaux: 310 km

from Strasbourg: 486 km

Getting here

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

We have 19 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bansat, Brassac-les-Mines, Chalus, Charbonnier-les-Mines, Collanges, Gignat, Jumeaux, Lamontgie, Le Breuil-sur-Couze, Le Broc, Moriat, Nonette, Orsonnette, Saint-Germain-Lembron, Saint-Gervazy, Saint-Martin-Des-Plains, Sainte-Florine, Vezezoux and Vichel.

This page in French: Visiter Beaulieu