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Visit Chappes: highlights and tourist information

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Chappes 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 14 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Chappes is 338 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Riom at 9 km and Mozac at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chappes, 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 Chappes 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 Chappes

Markets in and near Chappes

  • Gerzat: market Sunday (8km)
  • Pont-du-Chateau: market Thursday (8km)
  • Riom: market Wednesday & Saturday (9km)
  • Maringues: market Monday (10km)
  • Cebazat: market Thursday & Sunday (10km)
  • Lempdes: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Lezoux: market Saturday (13km)
  • Cournon-d'Auvergne: market Thursday & Saturday & Friday (14km)
  • Clermont-Ferrand: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday (15km)
  • Aubiere: market Sunday (16km)

More information about Chappes, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Chappes, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Aulteribe Chateau (24km)
  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (44km)
  • Chareil-Cintrat Chateau (44km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (4km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (9km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (12km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (18km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (26km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (34km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (36km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Blanzat (12km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (18km)
  • Parc du domaine royal de Randan (20km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (22km)
  • Jardins de Cordès (36km)
  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (36km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt des Colettes (40km)
  • Lac du Guery (42km)
  • Banne d'Ordanche (45km)
  • Lac Pavin (49km)
  • Puy de Sancy (49km)
  • Bois Noirs (50km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chappes

Canton: Ennezat

Arrondissement: Riom

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 63720

Distance to Chappes

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 14 km

from Paris: 338 km

from Calais: 574 km

from Nice: 400 km

from Bordeaux: 318 km

from Strasbourg: 456 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chavaroux, Clerlande, Ennezat, Entraigues, Gerzat, Les Martres-d'Artiere, Lussat, Saint-Beauzire, Saint-Ignat and Saint-Laure.

This page in French: Visiter Chappes

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