Cournon-d'Auvergne tourism and travel guide

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Visit Cournon-d'Auvergne: highlights and tourist information

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Cournon-d'Auvergne 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 10 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Cournon-d'Auvergne is 352 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Clermont-Ferrand at 10 km and Billom at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Cournon-d'Auvergne, 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 Cournon-d'Auvergne 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 Cournon-d'Auvergne

Markets in and near Cournon-d'Auvergne

Market days in Cournon-d'Auvergne: weekly market: Thursday & Saturday & Friday;

  • Cournon-d'Auvergne: market Thursday & Saturday & Friday (0km)
  • Lempdes: market Tuesday (3km)
  • Aubiere: market Sunday (7km)
  • Pont-du-Chateau: market Thursday (7km)
  • Clermont-Ferrand: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday (10km)
  • Gerzat: market Sunday (10km)
  • Chamalieres: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (11km)
  • Billom: market Monday (11km)
  • Vic-le-Comte: market Thursday (11km)
  • Cebazat: market Thursday & Sunday (12km)

More information about Cournon-d'Auvergne, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Cournon-d'Auvergne, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Cournon-d'Auvergne.

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Aulteribe Chateau (24km)
  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (30km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (9km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (12km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (13km)
  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (18km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (20km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (22km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (23km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (28km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (34km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château d'Opme (8km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (10km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (14km)
  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (22km)
  • Jardins de Cordès (28km)
  • Parc du domaine royal de Randan (33km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac du Guery (32km)
  • Banne d'Ordanche (36km)
  • Lac Pavin (36km)
  • Puy de Sancy (38km)
  • Bois Noirs (41km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Cournon-d'Auvergne

Canton: Cournon-d'Auvergne

Arrondissement: Clermont-Ferrand

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 63800

Distance to Cournon-d'Auvergne

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 10 km

from Paris: 352 km

from Calais: 587 km

from Nice: 393 km

from Bordeaux: 312 km

from Strasbourg: 467 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Cournon-d'Auvergne from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aulnat, Busseol, Dallet, La Roche-Blanche, La Roche-Noire, Le Cendre, Lempdes, Les Martres-de-Veyre, Mezel, Mirefleurs, Orcet, Perignat-les-Sarlieve, Perignat-sur-Allier, Saint-Bonnet-les-Allier and Saint-Georges-sur-Allier.

This page in French: Visiter Cournon-d'Auvergne