Combrailles tourism and travel guide

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Visit Combrailles: highlights and tourist information

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Combrailles 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 35 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Combrailles is 336 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Orcival at 24 km and Puy de Dome at 27 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Combrailles, 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 Combrailles 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 Combrailles

Markets in and near Combrailles

  • Auzances: market Tuesday (23km)
  • La Bourboule: market Saturday (29km)
  • Pionsat: market Friday (30km)
  • Mont-Dore: market Friday all day (32km)
  • Chamalieres: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (35km)
  • Clermont-Ferrand: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday (36km)
  • Felletin: market Friday (36km)
  • Cebazat: market Thursday & Sunday (36km)
  • Riom: market Wednesday & Saturday (38km)
  • Murol: market Wednesday (38km)

More information about Combrailles, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Combrailles, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (59km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (22km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (33km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (37km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (38km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (39km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (40km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Cordès (24km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (34km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (38km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (39km)
  • Jardin de la Ganille (41km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Banne d'Ordanche (28km)
  • Lac du Guery (29km)
  • Puy de Sancy (37km)
  • Lac Pavin (43km)
  • Forêt des Colettes (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Gouzon (50km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Combrailles

Canton: Pontaumur

Arrondissement: Riom

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

Postcode: 63380

Distance to Combrailles

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 35 km

from Paris: 336 km

from Calais: 571 km

from Nice: 436 km

from Bordeaux: 275 km

from Strasbourg: 492 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cisternes-la-Foret, Landogne, Pontaumur, Puy-Saint-Gulmier, Saint-Etienne-Des-Champs and Saint-Hilaire-les-Monges.

This page in French: Visiter Combrailles