Chassagne tourism and travel guide

Photo of Chassagne in Puy-de-Dome

Photo is of Saint-Floret at 7 km from Chassagne

Visit Chassagne: highlights and tourist information

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Chassagne 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 Chassagne in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Floret at 7 km and Saint-Nectaire at 11 km.

Chassagne, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Most Beautiful Village at 7 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Saint-Floret guide


at 11 km (direction north-west)

It is the impressive roman architecture of the Church of St-Nectaire-le-Haut that attracts visitors...

See Saint-Nectaire guide


Castle at 14 km (direction west-north-west)

The highlight of a visit to Murol is the Chateau de Murol that stands...

See Murol guide


at 15 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Issoire guide


Most Beautiful Village at 17 km (direction north-east)

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

See Montpeyroux guide


Most Beautiful Village at 18 km (direction north-east)

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

See Saint-Saturnin guide


Most Beautiful Village at 21 km (direction east)

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

See Usson guide


Most Beautiful Village at 21 km (direction south-south-east), in the Haute-Loire department

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

See Blesle guide


at 23 km (direction west-north-west)

Mont-Dore is well placed to explore the scenic splendours of the area such as...

See Mont-Dore guide


at 24 km (direction east)

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

See Sauxillanges guide
Parc des Volcans

Parc des Volcans

Scenery at 24 km (direction west-south-west)

The Natural Regional Park of the Volcanoes is a beautiful region of forested volcanic...

See Parc des Volcans guide


at 26 km (direction east-south-east), in the Haute-Loire department

The cobbled streets of Auzon wind up the hill from the river, passing an...

See Auzon guide


at 28 km (direction north-west)

Orcival is home to one of the most important roman style churches in Auvergne...

See Orcival guide
La Bourboule

La Bourboule

at 28 km (direction west-north-west)

La Bourboule is one of the most impressive of the belle-epoque spa towns in...

See La Bourboule guide

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Markets in and near Chassagne

  • Champeix: market Friday (11km)
  • Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise: market Monday (11km)
  • Saint-Nectaire: market Sunday - seasonal market only (12km)
  • Murol: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Issoire: market Saturday (14km)
  • Vic-le-Comte: market Thursday (21km)
  • Sainte-Florine: market Sunday (21km)
  • Brassac-les-Mines: market Sunday (22km)
  • Mont-Dore: market Friday all day (23km)
  • La Bourboule: market Saturday (28km)

More information about Chassagne, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Chassagne, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (9km)
  • Aulteribe Chateau (45km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (14km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (14km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (18km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (21km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (21km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (30km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (33km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (33km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (34km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (15km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (22km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (26km)
  • Jardins de Cordès (28km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (37km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac Pavin (15km)
  • Signal du Luguet (19km)
  • Puy de Sancy (21km)
  • Lac du Guery (24km)
  • Banne d'Ordanche (27km)
  • Bois Noirs (44km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Massiac (29km)

Geography and distances

Chassagne is in the southern-centre of France at 32 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Chassagne is 377 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Chassagne

Canton: Ardes

Arrondissement: Issoire

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 63320

Distance to Chassagne

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 377 km

from Calais: 613 km

from Nice: 387 km

from Bordeaux: 296 km

from Strasbourg: 493 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Courgoul, Creste, Dauzat-sur-Vodable, La Chapelle-Marcousse, Saint-Cirgues-sur-Couze, Saint-Diery, Saint-Floret, Saint-Herent, Saint-Vincent, Saurier, Ternant-les-Eaux, Tourzel-Ronzieres and Vodable.

This page in French: Visiter Chassagne