Cistrieres tourism and travel guide

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Visit Cistrieres: highlights and tourist information

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Cistrieres 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 37 kilometres from Le Puy-en-Velay, the department capital (general information: Cistrieres is 405 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include La Chaise-Dieu at 6 km and Lavaudieu at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Cistrieres, 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 Cistrieres 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 Cistrieres

Markets in and near Cistrieres

  • La Chaise-Dieu: market Thursday & Sunday (6km)
  • Champagnac-le-Vieux: market Friday (10km)
  • Arlanc: market Monday (13km)
  • Paulhaguet: market Monday (15km)
  • Allegre: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Craponne-sur-Arzon: market Saturday & (18km)
  • Brioude: market Saturday (19km)
  • Brassac-les-Mines: market Sunday (25km)
  • Sainte-Florine: market Sunday (25km)
  • Usson-en-Forez: market Sunday (26km)

More information about Cistrieres, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Cistrieres, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (38km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (19km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (21km)
  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Saint-Paulien) (24km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (26km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (38km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Julien (Saint-Julien-Chapteuil) (46km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de l’écomusée (26km)
  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (38km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (58km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bois Noirs (23km)
  • Col des Pradeaux (29km)
  • Mont Mouchet (43km)
  • Cascade de la Beaume (47km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Massiac (34km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Cistrieres

Canton: Chaise-Dieu

Arrondissement: Brioude

Department: Haute-Loire

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 43160

Distance to Cistrieres

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

from Paris: 405 km

from Calais: 639 km

from Nice: 341 km

from Bordeaux: 334 km

from Strasbourg: 479 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Berbezit, Connangles, La Chapelle-Geneste, Laval-sur-Doulon, Montclard, Saint-Alyre-d'Arlanc and Sembadel.

This page in French: Visiter Cistrieres