Chavaroux tourism and travel guide

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Visit Chavaroux: highlights and tourist information

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Chavaroux 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 16 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Chavaroux is 341 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Riom at 12 km and Mozac at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chavaroux, 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 Chavaroux 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 Chavaroux

Markets in and near Chavaroux

  • Pont-du-Chateau: market Thursday (6km)
  • Gerzat: market Sunday (9km)
  • Maringues: market Monday (10km)
  • Lezoux: market Saturday (10km)
  • Lempdes: market Tuesday (10km)
  • Riom: market Wednesday & Saturday (12km)
  • Cebazat: market Thursday & Sunday (13km)
  • Cournon-d'Auvergne: market Thursday & Saturday & Friday (13km)
  • Billom: market Monday (15km)
  • Aubiere: market Sunday (16km)

More information about Chavaroux, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Chavaroux, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Aulteribe Chateau (20km)
  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (42km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (6km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (12km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (13km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (19km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (34km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (35km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (36km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Blanzat (14km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (18km)
  • Parc du domaine royal de Randan (20km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (21km)
  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (34km)
  • Jardins de Cordès (37km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac du Guery (43km)
  • Forêt des Colettes (43km)
  • Bois Noirs (46km)
  • Banne d'Ordanche (46km)
  • Lac Pavin (49km)
  • Puy de Sancy (50km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chavaroux

Canton: Ennezat

Arrondissement: Riom

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

Postcode: 63720

Distance to Chavaroux

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 16 km

from Paris: 341 km

from Calais: 576 km

from Nice: 396 km

from Bordeaux: 320 km

from Strasbourg: 455 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beauregard-l'Eveque, Chappes, Ennezat, Entraigues, Joze, Lempty, Les Martres-d'Artiere, Lussat, Malintrat, Pont-du-Chateau and Saint-Laure.

This page in French: Visiter Chavaroux