Blanzat tourism and travel guide

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Visit Blanzat: highlights and tourist information

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Blanzat 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 5 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Blanzat is 341 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Mozac at 5 km and Clermont-Ferrand at 5 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Blanzat, 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 Blanzat in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

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

 
 

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Puy-de-Dome

Map of places to visit near Blanzat

Markets in and near Blanzat

  • Cebazat: market Thursday & Sunday (2km)
  • Gerzat: market Sunday (5km)
  • Clermont-Ferrand: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday (6km)
  • Chamalieres: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (6km)
  • Riom: market Wednesday & Saturday (8km)
  • Aubiere: market Sunday (9km)
  • Lempdes: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Pont-du-Chateau: market Thursday (13km)
  • Cournon-d'Auvergne: market Thursday & Saturday & Friday (13km)
  • Maringues: market Monday (22km)

More information about Blanzat, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Blanzat, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Blanzat.

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Aulteribe Chateau (33km)
  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (40km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (5km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (8km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (10km)
  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (15km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (19km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (23km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (27km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (34km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Blanzat (0km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (11km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (15km)
  • Jardins de Cordès (24km)
  • Parc du domaine royal de Randan (30km)
  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (34km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac du Guery (31km)
  • Banne d'Ordanche (34km)
  • Puy de Sancy (39km)
  • Forêt des Colettes (40km)
  • Lac Pavin (40km)
  • Bois Noirs (54km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Blanzat

Canton: Gerzat

Arrondissement: Clermont-Ferrand

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 63112

Distance to Blanzat

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 5 km

from Paris: 341 km

from Calais: 576 km

from Nice: 407 km

from Bordeaux: 306 km

from Strasbourg: 467 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cebazat, Chanat-la-Mouteyre, Chateaugay, Clermont-Ferrand, Durtol, Gerzat, Malauzat, Marsat, Menetrol, Nohanent, Puy-de-Dome, Sayat and Volvic.

This page in French: Visiter Blanzat