Beaux tourism and travel guide

Photo of Beaux in Haute-Loire

Photo is of Le Puy-en-Velay at 23 km from Beaux

Visit Beaux: highlights and tourist information

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Beaux 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 Beaux in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Puy-en-Velay at 23 km and Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez at 25 km.

Beaux, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Le Puy-en-Velay

Le Puy-en-Velay

at 23 km (direction west-south-west)

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 25 km (direction east-north-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 30 km (direction west)

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

See Allegre guide
La Chaise-Dieu

La Chaise-Dieu

at 34 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 36 km (direction north-east), in the Loire department

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

See Saint-Etienne guide


Most Beautiful Village at 38 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Arlempdes guide


at 39 km (direction east-south-east), in the Ardeche department

The ramparts, medieval gateways and village centre are the highlights of your visit to...

See Desaignes guide


at 49 km (direction 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


Most Beautiful Village at 49 km (direction south-south-west)

Both the picturesque historic village centre and the lovely viwes make Pradelles a highlight...

See Pradelles guide


at 53 km (direction east-north-east), in the Loire department

The Chateau de Virieu and the old market hall are among the highlights when...

See Pelussin guide


at 54 km (direction east-north-east), in the Loire department

We found Malleval to be one of the loveliest villages in the Regional Natural...

See Malleval guide

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Map of places to visit near Beaux


Markets in and near Beaux

  • Retournac: market Wednesday & (5km)
  • Saint-Maurice-de-Lignon: market Sunday (5km)
  • Grazac: market Sunday (7km)
  • Lapte: market Sunday (10km)
  • Rosieres: market Saturday (10km)
  • Monistrol-sur-Loire: market Friday (13km)
  • Bas-en-Basset: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Raucoules: market Saturday (16km)
  • Blavozy: market Sunday (17km)
  • Montfaucon-en-Velay: market Wednesday (17km)

More information about Beaux, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Beaux, France

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

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

  • Prieuré de Saint Julien (Saint-Julien-Chapteuil) (17km)
  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Saint-Paulien) (22km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de l’écomusée (26km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade de la Beaume (32km)
  • Lac du Bouchet (39km)
  • Mont Gerbier de Jonc (39km)
  • Col des Pradeaux (42km)
  • Perdrix Crest (43km)
  • Oeillon Crest (46km)
  • Bois Noirs (52km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (56km)

Geography and distances

Beaux is in the southern-centre of France at 23 kilometres from Le Puy-en-Velay, the department capital (general information: Beaux is 429 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Beaux

Canton: Yssingeaux

Arrondissement: Yssingeaux

Department: Haute-Loire

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 43200

Distance to Beaux

from Le Puy-en-Velay (prefecture): 23 km

from Paris: 429 km

from Calais: 662 km

from Nice: 301 km

from Bordeaux: 369 km

from Strasbourg: 469 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Mezeres, Retournac, Saint-Julien-du-Pinet, Saint-Maurice-de-Lignon and Yssingeaux.

This page in French: Visiter Beaux