Chassagnes tourism and travel guide

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Visit Chassagnes: highlights and tourist information

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Chassagnes is situated in the Haute-Loire department and Auvergne region (now part of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region), in the southern-centre of France at 33 kilometres from Le Puy-en-Velay, the department capital (general information: Chassagnes is 415 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lavaudieu at 9 km and Allegre at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chassagnes, 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 Chassagnes 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 Haute-Loire

Map of places to visit near Chassagnes

Markets in and near Chassagnes

  • Paulhaguet: market Monday (2km)
  • Langeac: market Tuesday & Thursday & (13km)
  • Allegre: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Brioude: market Saturday (15km)
  • Champagnac-le-Vieux: market Friday (16km)
  • La Chaise-Dieu: market Thursday & Sunday (17km)
  • Arlanc: market Monday (26km)
  • Massiac: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Craponne-sur-Arzon: market Saturday & (27km)
  • Brassac-les-Mines: market Sunday (27km)

More information about Chassagnes, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Chassagnes, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Chassagnes.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (40km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (15km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (15km)
  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Saint-Paulien) (22km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (30km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (43km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Julien (Saint-Julien-Chapteuil) (45km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (62km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de l’écomusée (37km)
  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (43km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Mouchet (30km)
  • Bois Noirs (36km)
  • Lac du Bouchet (39km)
  • Cascade de la Beaume (41km)
  • Col des Pradeaux (42km)
  • Signal du Luguet (45km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Massiac (27km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chassagnes

Canton: Paulhaguet

Arrondissement: Brioude

Department: Haute-Loire

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 43230

Distance to Chassagnes

from Le Puy-en-Velay (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 415 km

from Calais: 650 km

from Nice: 340 km

from Bordeaux: 326 km

from Strasbourg: 493 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cerzat, Collat, Couteuges, Domeyrat, Frugieres-le-Pin, Josat, La Chomette, Paulhaguet, Saint-Prejet-Armandon, Sainte-Marguerite and Salzuit.

This page in French: Visiter Chassagnes