Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise tourism and travel guide

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Visit Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise: highlights and tourist information

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Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise 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 32 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise is 374 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Murol at 7 km and Saint-Nectaire at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise, 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 Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise

Markets in and near Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise

Market days in Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise: weekly market: Monday;

  • Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise: market Monday (0km)
  • Murol: market Wednesday (7km)
  • Saint-Nectaire: market Sunday - seasonal market only (10km)
  • Mont-Dore: market Friday all day (12km)
  • La Bourboule: market Saturday (17km)
  • Champeix: market Friday (17km)
  • Marcenat: market Friday - seasonal market only (24km)
  • Issoire: market Saturday (25km)
  • Vic-le-Comte: market Thursday (28km)
  • Aubiere: market Sunday (30km)

More information about Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise.

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (20km)
  • Aulteribe Chateau (53km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (10km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (20km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (22km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (25km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (30km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (33km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (35km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (43km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (43km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (47km)
  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Cordès (20km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (24km)
  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (25km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (28km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (37km)
  • Verger de Déduit (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac Pavin (4km)
  • Puy de Sancy (9km)
  • Lac du Guery (14km)
  • Banne d'Ordanche (17km)
  • Signal du Luguet (20km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Mozac (42km)
  • Marsat (42km)
  • Riom (45km)
  • Salins (55km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Massiac (36km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise

Canton: Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise

Arrondissement: Issoire

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 63610

Distance to Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 374 km

from Calais: 610 km

from Nice: 398 km

from Bordeaux: 285 km

from Strasbourg: 500 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Saint-Pierre-Colamine, Saint-Victor-la-Riviere and Valbeleix.

This page in French: Visiter Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise