Courpiere tourism and travel guide

Photo of Courpiere in Puy-de-Dome

Visit Courpiere: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: Once home to Coco Chanel, Courpiere is a village in the Livradois-Forez natural park

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Courpiere. For detailed visitor information see the Courpiere travel guide.

Courpiere 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 36 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Courpiere is 356 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Olliergues at 12 km and Billom at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Courpiere, 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 Courpiere 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 Courpiere

Markets in and near Courpiere

Market days in Courpiere: weekly market: Tuesday;

  • Courpiere: market Tuesday (0km)
  • Thiers: market Thursday & Saturday (11km)
  • Lezoux: market Saturday (15km)
  • Saint-Remy-sur-Durolle: market Sunday (15km)
  • Billom: market Monday (16km)
  • Noiretable: market Saturday (19km)
  • Puy-Guillaume: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Pont-du-Chateau: market Thursday (23km)
  • Maringues: market Monday (24km)
  • Vic-le-Comte: market Thursday (26km)

More information about Courpiere, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Courpiere, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Aulteribe Chateau (4km)
  • 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) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (33km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (33km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (36km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (37km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (38km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (47km)
  • Couvent des Cordeliers (Saint-Nizier-sous-Charlieu) (63km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du domaine royal de Randan (32km)
  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (33km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (34km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (35km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (37km)
  • Jardin de l’écomusée (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bois Noirs (26km)
  • Col des Pradeaux (35km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Courpiere

Canton: Courpière

Arrondissement: Thiers

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

Postcode: 63120

Distance to Courpiere

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 36 km

from Paris: 356 km

from Calais: 591 km

from Nice: 373 km

from Bordeaux: 338 km

from Strasbourg: 447 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aubusson-d'Auvergne, Neronde-sur-Dore, Saint-Flour, Sauviat, Sermentizon, Trezioux and Vollore-Ville.

This page in French: Visiter Courpiere