Champagnat-le-Jeune tourism and travel guide

Photo of Champagnat-le-Jeune in Puy-de-Dome

Photo is of Auzon at 8 km from Champagnat-le-Jeune

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Champagnat-le-Jeune 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 Champagnat-le-Jeune in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Auzon at 8 km and Usson at 11 km.

Champagnat-le-Jeune, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 8 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 11 km (direction north-west)

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

See Usson guide


at 12 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Sauxillanges guide


at 17 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Issoire guide


at 18 km (direction south-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 21 km (direction south), in the Haute-Loire department

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

See Lavaudieu guide


Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction west-south-west), in the Haute-Loire department

There are a remarkable number of sites of interest in the small village of...

See Blesle guide
La Chaise-Dieu

La Chaise-Dieu

at 25 km (direction east-south-east), in the Haute-Loire department

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

See La Chaise-Dieu guide


Most Beautiful Village at 26 km (direction north-west)

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

See Montpeyroux guide


at 27 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Ambert guide


Most Beautiful Village at 27 km (direction west-north-west)

The tiny village of Saint-Floret with its ruined castle and frescoes is now listed...

See Saint-Floret guide


at 30 km (direction north-east)

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

See Olliergues guide


at 31 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Billom guide


Most Beautiful Village at 35 km (direction west-north-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 Champagnat-le-Jeune

  • Brassac-les-Mines: market Sunday (9km)
  • Sainte-Florine: market Sunday (10km)
  • Champagnac-le-Vieux: market Friday (12km)
  • Issoire: market Saturday (18km)
  • Brioude: market Saturday (18km)
  • Arlanc: market Monday (24km)
  • La Chaise-Dieu: market Thursday & Sunday (26km)
  • Vic-le-Comte: market Thursday (26km)
  • Ambert: market Thursday (27km)
  • Paulhaguet: market Monday (28km)

More information about Champagnat-le-Jeune, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Champagnat-le-Jeune, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (19km)
  • Aulteribe Chateau (37km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (7km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (17km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (18km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (21km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (25km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (35km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Saint-Paulien) (44km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (17km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (37km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (40km)
  • Jardin de l’écomusée (41km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bois Noirs (19km)
  • Col des Pradeaux (34km)
  • Signal du Luguet (37km)
  • Lac Pavin (42km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Massiac (29km)

Geography and distances

Champagnat-le-Jeune is in the southern-centre of France at 46 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Champagnat-le-Jeune is 387 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Champagnat-le-Jeune

Canton: Jumeaux

Arrondissement: Issoire

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 63580

Distance to Champagnat-le-Jeune

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 46 km

from Paris: 387 km

from Calais: 622 km

from Nice: 361 km

from Bordeaux: 321 km

from Strasbourg: 478 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Champagnat-le-Jeune from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chassignolles, Esteil, La Chapelle-sur-Usson, Peslieres, Saint-Jean-Saint-Gervais, Saint-Martin-d'Ollieres, Sainte-Catherine, Valz-sous-Chateauneuf and Vernet-la-Varenne.

This page in French: Visiter Champagnat-le-Jeune