Beaune-sur-Arzon tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of La Chaise-Dieu at 10 km from Beaune-sur-Arzon

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Beaune-sur-Arzon is situated in the Haute-Loire department and Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Beaune-sur-Arzon in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include La Chaise-Dieu at 10 km and Allegre at 12 km.

Beaune-sur-Arzon, France: places to visit and attractions

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

La Chaise-Dieu

La Chaise-Dieu

at 10 km (direction west-north-west)

The church, cloisters and Danse Macabre fresco in the abbey are the major attraction...

See La Chaise-Dieu guide


at 12 km (direction south-west)

Be sure to climb to the castle above Allegre to see the views after...

See Allegre guide
Le Puy-en-Velay

Le Puy-en-Velay

at 27 km (direction south-south-east)

The town of Le Puy-en-Velay is very interesting to visit and an important pilgrimage...

See Le Puy-en-Velay guide


Most Beautiful Village at 28 km (direction west)

Lavaoudieu is listed among the most beautiful villages in France, and has the roman...

See Lavaudieu guide


at 31 km (direction north-north-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

The quiet town of Ambert in the Natural Regional Park of Livradois-Forez has a...

See Ambert guide


at 34 km (direction west)

Brioude is most visited for the Basilica Saint-Julien, the largest romanesque church in the...

See Brioude guide


at 37 km (direction west-north-west)

The cobbled streets of Auzon wind up the hill from the river, passing an...

See Auzon guide


Most Beautiful Village at 45 km (direction east), in the Loire department

Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez, now a 'most beautiful village in France' is unusual because it started life...

See Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez guide


at 46 km (direction west-north-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

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

See Sauxillanges guide


at 46 km (direction north-north-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

Olliergues is a small village with an unspoiled historic centre in the Livradois-Forez naturel...

See Olliergues guide


Most Beautiful Village at 46 km (direction west-north-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

One of the least developed of the 'most beautiful villages in France' (a good...

See Usson guide


Most Beautiful Village at 47 km (direction south-south-east)

Arlempdes is a very small village but the character of the village, the ruined...

See Arlempdes guide


at 48 km (direction east-north-east), in the Loire department

Originally an industrial town, regeneration of the Place Jean Jaures, the cathedral and the...

See Saint-Etienne guide


at 53 km (direction west-north-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

Best known for its romanesque church, Issoire is a very pleasant and unspoiled town...

See Issoire guide

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Markets in and near Beaune-sur-Arzon

  • Craponne-sur-Arzon: market Saturday & (6km)
  • La Chaise-Dieu: market Thursday & Sunday (10km)
  • Allegre: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Saint-Pal-de-Chalencon: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Usson-en-Forez: market Sunday (15km)
  • Arlanc: market Monday (16km)
  • Retournac: market Wednesday & (19km)
  • Rosieres: market Saturday (21km)
  • Bas-en-Basset: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Polignac: market Wednesday (23km)

More information about Beaune-sur-Arzon, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Beaune-sur-Arzon, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Saint-Paulien) (13km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Julien (Saint-Julien-Chapteuil) (32km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (34km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (35km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de l’écomusée (16km)
  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (53km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Col des Pradeaux (28km)
  • Bois Noirs (31km)
  • Cascade de la Beaume (38km)
  • Lac du Bouchet (41km)
  • Mont Mouchet (48km)

Geography and distances

Beaune-sur-Arzon is in the southern-centre of France at 27 kilometres from Le Puy-en-Velay, the department capital (general information: Beaune-sur-Arzon is 413 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Beaune-sur-Arzon

Canton: Craponne-sur-Arzon

Arrondissement: Puy-en-Velay

Department: Haute-Loire

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 43500

Distance to Beaune-sur-Arzon

from Le Puy-en-Velay (prefecture): 27 km

from Paris: 413 km

from Calais: 647 km

from Nice: 325 km

from Bordeaux: 348 km

from Strasbourg: 473 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Beaune-sur-Arzon from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bonneval, Chomelix, Craponne-sur-Arzon, Felines, Jullianges and Saint-Georges-Lagricol.

This page in French: Visiter Beaune-sur-Arzon