Courgoul tourism and travel guide

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Visit Courgoul: highlights and tourist information

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Courgoul 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 30 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Courgoul is 375 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Floret at 7 km and Saint-Nectaire at 8 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Courgoul, 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 Courgoul 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 Courgoul

Markets in and near Courgoul

  • Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise: market Monday (8km)
  • Saint-Nectaire: market Sunday - seasonal market only (9km)
  • Murol: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Champeix: market Friday (11km)
  • Issoire: market Saturday (17km)
  • Mont-Dore: market Friday all day (19km)
  • Vic-le-Comte: market Thursday (22km)
  • La Bourboule: market Saturday (24km)
  • Sainte-Florine: market Sunday (25km)
  • Brassac-les-Mines: market Sunday (25km)

More information about Courgoul, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Courgoul, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (12km)
  • Aulteribe Chateau (46km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (11km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (17km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (17km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (24km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (25km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (28km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (32km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (36km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (37km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (45km)
  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (17km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (21km)
  • Jardins de Cordès (24km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (25km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (36km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac Pavin (12km)
  • Puy de Sancy (18km)
  • Signal du Luguet (20km)
  • Lac du Guery (20km)
  • Banne d'Ordanche (23km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Massiac (32km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Courgoul

Canton: Champeix

Arrondissement: Issoire

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 63320

Distance to Courgoul

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 375 km

from Calais: 611 km

from Nice: 391 km

from Bordeaux: 293 km

from Strasbourg: 494 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chassagne, Clemensat, Creste, Dauzat-sur-Vodable, Saint-Diery, Saint-Floret, Saint-Pierre-Colamine, Saurier and Valbeleix.

This page in French: Visiter Courgoul