Bellevue-la-Montagne tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Allegre at 9 km from Bellevue-la-Montagne

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Bellevue-la-Montagne 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 Bellevue-la-Montagne in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Allegre at 9 km and La Chaise-Dieu at 15 km.

Bellevue-la-Montagne, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 9 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 15 km (direction north-west)

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

See La Chaise-Dieu guide
Le Puy-en-Velay

Le Puy-en-Velay

at 20 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 29 km (direction west)

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

See Lavaudieu guide


at 35 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 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 40 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 40 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Arlempdes 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


Most Beautiful Village at 50 km (direction south)

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

See Pradelles guide


at 51 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


Most Beautiful Village at 51 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


at 51 km (direction 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 57 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 Bellevue-la-Montagne

  • Allegre: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Craponne-sur-Arzon: market Saturday & (12km)
  • La Chaise-Dieu: market Thursday & Sunday (15km)
  • Rosieres: market Saturday (16km)
  • Retournac: market Wednesday & (17km)
  • Polignac: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Saint-Pal-de-Chalencon: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Chadrac: market Sunday (19km)
  • Brives-Charensac: market Friday (20km)
  • Le Puy-en-Velay: market Wednesday & Saturday (20km)

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Tourist attractions near Bellevue-la-Montagne, France

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

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) (7km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Julien (Saint-Julien-Chapteuil) (27km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (35km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (36km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (57km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de l’écomusée (21km)
  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (57km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade de la Beaume (31km)
  • Col des Pradeaux (34km)
  • Lac du Bouchet (35km)
  • Bois Noirs (38km)
  • Mont Mouchet (44km)
  • Mont Gerbier de Jonc (52km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Bellevue-la-Montagne is in the southern-centre of France at 20 kilometres from Le Puy-en-Velay, the department capital (general information: Bellevue-la-Montagne is 419 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bellevue-la-Montagne

Canton: Allègre

Arrondissement: Puy-en-Velay

Department: Haute-Loire

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 43350

Distance to Bellevue-la-Montagne

from Le Puy-en-Velay (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 419 km

from Calais: 653 km

from Nice: 322 km

from Bordeaux: 348 km

from Strasbourg: 478 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Bellevue-la-Montagne from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ceaux-d'Allegre, Chomelix and Felines.

This page in French: Visiter Bellevue-la-Montagne