Bussieres-et-Pruns tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bussieres-et-Pruns in Puy-de-Dome

Photo is of Riom at 15 km from Bussieres-et-Pruns

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Bussieres-et-Pruns 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 Bussieres-et-Pruns in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Riom at 15 km and Mozac at 19 km.

Bussieres-et-Pruns, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 15 km (direction south-west)

The quiet regional town of Riom has several monuments of historical importance to see...

See Riom guide


at 19 km (direction south-west)

The interesting Abbey of Saint-Pierre in Mozac combines early roman elements and later gothic...

See Mozac guide


at 20 km (direction east-north-east), in the Allier department

The spa town of Vichy is best known for its bottled water and as...

See Vichy guide


Most Beautiful Village at 21 km (direction north-north-west), in the Allier department

Charroux is a very quiet Auvergne village, unusual in the 'village centre' being a...

See Charroux guide


at 21 km (direction south-west)

One of the most famous bottled waters in the world is from Volvic, which...

See Volvic guide


at 23 km (direction east)

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

See Chateldon guide


at 27 km (direction south-south-west)

The Cathédrale Notre-Dame-de-l'Assomption, in sombre black lava stone, dominates the historic centre of Clermont-Ferrand...

See Clermont-Ferrand guide
Clermont-Ferrand basilica

Clermont-Ferrand basilica

Church at 27 km (direction south-south-west)

The basilica of Notre-Dame-du-Port in Clermont-Ferrand is one of the most important romanesque churches...

See Clermont-Ferrand basilica guide


at 30 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Thiers guide


at 33 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Billom guide
Puy de Dome

Puy de Dome

at 33 km (direction south-west)

Puy-de-Dome is the most famous, and most accessible of the Auvergne volcanoes and has...

See Puy de Dome guide


at 34 km (direction south-west), in the Allier department

The quiet town of Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule lacks major monuments but merits a stroll when you...

See Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule guide


at 37 km (direction south-east)

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

See Courpiere guide


Most Beautiful Village at 40 km (direction south-south-west)

With ancient narrow streets, an imposing church and its position on the side of...

See Saint-Saturnin guide

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Markets in and near Bussieres-et-Pruns

  • Gannat: market Saturday (11km)
  • Maringues: market Monday (12km)
  • Riom: market Wednesday & Saturday (15km)
  • Ebreuil: market Thursday (16km)
  • Bellerive-sur-Allier: market Saturday (19km)
  • Saint-Yorre: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Puy-Guillaume: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Vichy: market Every day except Monday (20km)
  • Gerzat: market Sunday (21km)
  • Cebazat: market Thursday & Sunday (22km)

More information about Bussieres-et-Pruns, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Bussieres-et-Pruns, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chareil-Cintrat Chateau (29km)
  • Aulteribe Chateau (33km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (11km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (14km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (30km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (40km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (45km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du domaine royal de Randan (10km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (23km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (32km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (36km)
  • Jardins de Cordès (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt des Colettes (28km)
  • Lac du Guery (54km)
  • Banne d'Ordanche (57km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Montmarault (41km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Bussieres-et-Pruns is in the southern-centre of France at 27 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Bussieres-et-Pruns is 324 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bussieres-et-Pruns

Canton: Aigueperse

Arrondissement: Riom

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 63260

Distance to Bussieres-et-Pruns

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 27 km

from Paris: 324 km

from Calais: 559 km

from Nice: 408 km

from Bordeaux: 324 km

from Strasbourg: 445 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Bussieres-et-Pruns from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aigueperse, Aubiat, Bas-et-Lezat, Chaptuzat, Effiat, La Moutade, Le Cheix, Montpensier, Saint-Clement-de-Regnat, Saint-Genes-du-Retz, Sardon, Thuret and Vensat.

This page in French: Visiter Bussieres-et-Pruns