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Dore-l'Eglise tourism and travel guide

Photo of Dore-l'Eglise in Puy-de-Dome

Photo is of La Chaise-Dieu at 8 km from Dore-l'Eglise

Visit Dore-l'Eglise: highlights and tourist information

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Dore-l'Eglise is situated in the Puy-de-Dome department and Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include La Chaise-Dieu at 8 km and Ambert at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Dore-l'Eglise, 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 Dore-l'Eglise in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

La Chaise-Dieu

La Chaise-Dieu

at 8 km (direction south-west), in the Haute-Loire department

The church, cloisters and Danse Macabre fresco in the abbey are the...

See La Chaise-Dieu guide
Ambert

Ambert

at 19 km (direction south-west)

The quiet town of Ambert in the Natural Regional Park of Livradois-Forez...

See Ambert guide
Allegre

Allegre

at 21 km (direction south-south-west), in the Haute-Loire department

Be sure to climb to the castle above Allegre to see the...

See Allegre guide
Lavaudieu

Lavaudieu

Most Beautiful Village at 27 km (direction west-south-west), in the Haute-Loire department

Lavaoudieu is listed among the most beautiful villages in France, and has...

See Lavaudieu guide
 
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Auzon

Auzon

at 30 km (direction west), in the Haute-Loire department

The cobbled streets of Auzon wind up the hill from the river,...

See Auzon guide
Brioude

Brioude

at 30 km (direction west-south-west), in the Haute-Loire department

Brioude is most visited for the Basilica Saint-Julien, the largest romanesque church...

See Brioude guide
Olliergues

Olliergues

at 34 km (direction north-north-west)

Olliergues is a small village with an unspoiled historic centre in the...

See Olliergues guide
Sauxillanges

Sauxillanges

at 35 km (direction west-north-west)

The principal monuments in Sauxillanges, the monastery and the castle, are not...

See Sauxillanges guide
Usson

Usson

Most Beautiful Village at 36 km (direction west-north-west)

One of the least developed of the 'most beautiful villages in France'...

See Usson guide
Le Puy-en-Velay

Le Puy-en-Velay

at 39 km (direction south-south-east), in the Haute-Loire department

The town of Le Puy-en-Velay is very interesting to visit and an...

See Le Puy-en-Velay guide
Issoire

Issoire

at 43 km (direction west-north-west)

Best known for its romanesque church, Issoire is a very pleasant and...

See Issoire guide
Courpiere

Courpiere

at 45 km (direction north-north-west)

Once home to Coco Chanel, Courpiere is a village in the Livradois-Forez...

See Courpiere guide
Blesle

Blesle

Most Beautiful Village at 46 km (direction west), in the Haute-Loire department

There are a remarkable number of sites of interest in the small...

See Blesle guide
Billom

Billom

at 49 km (direction north-west)

It is the half-timbered houses and medieval gateways that provide the charm...

See Billom guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Puy-de-Dome

Map of places to visit near Dore-l'Eglise

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Markets in and near Dore-l'Eglise

  • Arlanc: market Monday (4km)
  • La Chaise-Dieu: market Thursday & Sunday (8km)
  • Craponne-sur-Arzon: market Saturday & (9km)
  • Usson-en-Forez: market Sunday (15km)
  • Saint-Pal-de-Chalencon: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Ambert: market Thursday (18km)
  • Champagnac-le-Vieux: market Friday (20km)
  • Allegre: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Saint-Bonnet-le-Chateau: market Friday (25km)
  • Paulhaguet: market Monday (27km)

More information about Dore-l'Eglise, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Dore-l'Eglise, France

What to do at Dore-l'Eglise? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Dore-l'Eglise.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (45km)
  • Aulteribe Chateau (48km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Saint-Paulien) (25km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (30km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (33km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (43km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Julien (Saint-Julien-Chapteuil) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de l’écomusée (15km)
  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (43km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Col des Pradeaux (17km)
  • Bois Noirs (19km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Massiac (46km)
 
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Geography and distances

Dore-l'Eglise is in the southern-centre of France at 68 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Dore-l'Eglise is 400 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Dore-l'Eglise

Canton: Arlanc

Arrondissement: Ambert

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 63220

Distance to Dore-l'Eglise

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 68 km

from Paris: 400 km

from Calais: 635 km

from Nice: 336 km

from Bordeaux: 345 km

from Strasbourg: 467 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Dore-l'Eglise from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arlanc, Malvieres, Mayres, Medeyrolles, Saint-Jean-d'Aubrigoux and Saint-Victor-sur-Arlanc.

This page in French: Visiter Dore-l'Eglise

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