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Chanaleilles tourism and travel guide

Photo of Chanaleilles in Haute-Loire

Photo is of Aumont Aubrac at 22 km from Chanaleilles

Visit Chanaleilles: highlights and tourist information

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Chanaleilles is situated in the Haute-Loire department and Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Aumont Aubrac at 22 km and Pradelles at 33 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Chanaleilles, 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 Chanaleilles in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

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

Aumont Aubrac

Aumont Aubrac

at 22 km (direction west-south-west), in the Lozere department

Not perhaps a major destination but Aumont-Aubrac is pleasant...

See Aumont Aubrac guide


Most Beautiful Village at 33 km (direction east-south-east)

Both the picturesque historic village centre and the lovely...

See Pradelles guide


Most Beautiful Village at 34 km (direction east)

Arlempdes is a very small village but the character of the...

See Arlempdes guide


at 36 km (direction west-north-west), in the Cantal department

Although built in rather sombre granite, we found lots of interesting...

See Saint-Flour guide
Le Puy-en-Velay

Le Puy-en-Velay

at 37 km (direction east-north-east)

The town of Le Puy-en-Velay is very interesting to visit...

See Le Puy-en-Velay guide


at 37 km (direction south-south-west), in the Lozere department

The quiet regional town of Marvejols has several interesting historic...

See Marvejols guide


at 38 km (direction south), in the Lozere department

On the northern edge of the Cevennes National Park, Mende...

See Mende guide


at 42 km (direction north-north-east)

Be sure to climb to the castle above Allegre to...

See Allegre guide


Most Beautiful Village at 45 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Lavaudieu guide


at 49 km (direction north-north-west)

Brioude is most visited for the Basilica Saint-Julien, the...

See Brioude guide
La Garde-Guerin

La Garde-Guerin

Most Beautiful Village at 50 km (direction south-east), in the Lozere department

The isolated village of La Garde-Guerin is one of the...

See La Garde-Guerin guide


Most Beautiful Village at 62 km (direction south-west), in the Aveyron department

After exploring the picturesque village at Sainte-Eulalie-d'Olt you will...

See Sainte-Eulalie-d'Olt guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Haute-Loire

Map of places to visit near Chanaleilles


Markets in and near Chanaleilles

  • Saint-Chely-d'Apcher: market Thursday (18km)
  • Langeac: market Tuesday & Thursday & (26km)
  • Landos: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Costaros: market Monday (29km)
  • Langogne: market Saturday (33km)
  • Pradelles: market Thursday (33km)
  • Coubon: market Sunday (37km)
  • Polignac: market Wednesday (38km)
  • Marvejols: market Tuesday & Saturday (38km)
  • Le Puy-en-Velay: market Wednesday & Saturday (38km)

More information about Chanaleilles, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Chanaleilles, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Saint-Paulien) (42km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Julien (Saint-Julien-Chapteuil) (49km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Mouchet (16km)
  • Lac du Bouchet (24km)
  • Cascade de la Beaume (33km)
  • Cascade du Déroc (41km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de bisons d'Europe de Sainte-Eulalie (7km)

Geography and distances

Chanaleilles is in the southern-centre of France at 37 kilometres from Le Puy-en-Velay, the department capital (general information: Chanaleilles is 453 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Chanaleilles

Canton: Saugues

Arrondissement: Puy-en-Velay

Department: Haute-Loire

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 43170

Distance to Chanaleilles

from Le Puy-en-Velay (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 453 km

from Calais: 688 km

from Nice: 327 km

from Bordeaux: 320 km

from Strasbourg: 526 km

Getting here

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

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Esplantas and Lajo.

This page in French: Visiter Chanaleilles

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