Bertignat tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bertignat in Puy-de-Dome

Photo is of Olliergues at 7 km from Bertignat

Visit Bertignat: highlights and tourist information

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Bertignat is situated in the Puy-de-Dome 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 Bertignat in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Olliergues at 7 km and Ambert at 9 km.

Bertignat, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 7 km (direction north-west)

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

See Olliergues guide


at 9 km (direction south-east)

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

See Ambert guide


at 19 km (direction north-west)

Once home to Coco Chanel, Courpiere is a village in the Livradois-Forez natural park...

See Courpiere guide


at 25 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Sauxillanges guide


Most Beautiful Village at 28 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Usson guide


at 28 km (direction north-north-west)

Not always considered a tourist destination, Thouars actually has a facscinating historical centre with...

See Thiers guide


at 29 km (direction west-north-west)

It is the half-timbered houses and medieval gateways that provide the charm in the...

See Billom guide
La Chaise-Dieu

La Chaise-Dieu

at 33 km (direction south), in the Haute-Loire department

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

See La Chaise-Dieu guide


at 35 km (direction west)

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

See Issoire guide


at 35 km (direction south-west), in the Haute-Loire department

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

See Auzon guide


Most Beautiful Village at 37 km (direction west)

Montpeyroux is a small village now listed among the 'most beautiful in France' and...

See Montpeyroux guide


at 42 km (direction north-north-west)

The ancient city of Chateldon still retains an important part of its medieval castle...

See Chateldon guide


at 43 km (direction south-west), in the Haute-Loire department

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

See Brioude guide


Most Beautiful Village at 43 km (direction south-south-west), in the Haute-Loire department

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

See Lavaudieu guide

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Markets in and near Bertignat

  • Ambert: market Thursday (9km)
  • Courpiere: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Noiretable: market Saturday (23km)
  • Arlanc: market Monday (23km)
  • Thiers: market Thursday & Saturday (29km)
  • Boen: market Thursday (29km)
  • Billom: market Monday (29km)
  • Montbrison: market Saturday (30km)
  • Saint-Remy-sur-Durolle: market Sunday (31km)
  • Champagnac-le-Vieux: market Friday (32km)

More information about Bertignat, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Bertignat, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Aulteribe Chateau (22km)
  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (42km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (35km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (43km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (46km)
  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (47km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (48km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (52km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de l’écomusée (32km)
  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (35km)
  • Parc du domaine royal de Randan (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bois Noirs (10km)
  • Col des Pradeaux (16km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Massiac (56km)

Geography and distances

Bertignat is in the southern-centre of France at 50 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Bertignat is 374 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bertignat

Canton: Saint-Amant-Roche-Savine

Arrondissement: Ambert

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 63480

Distance to Bertignat

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 50 km

from Paris: 374 km

from Calais: 608 km

from Nice: 355 km

from Bordeaux: 345 km

from Strasbourg: 451 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Grandval, Job, La Chapelle-Agnon, Marat, Saint-Amant-Roche-Savine, Thiolieres and Vertolaye.

This page in French: Visiter Bertignat