Echandelys tourism and travel guide

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Visit Echandelys: highlights and tourist information

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Echandelys 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 44 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Echandelys is 379 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Sauxillanges at 12 km and Usson at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Echandelys, 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 Echandelys 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 Echandelys

Markets in and near Echandelys

  • Ambert: market Thursday (16km)
  • Champagnac-le-Vieux: market Friday (21km)
  • Arlanc: market Monday (21km)
  • Brassac-les-Mines: market Sunday (22km)
  • Issoire: market Saturday (22km)
  • Sainte-Florine: market Sunday (23km)
  • Courpiere: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Vic-le-Comte: market Thursday (25km)
  • Billom: market Monday (25km)
  • La Chaise-Dieu: market Thursday & Sunday (28km)

More information about Echandelys, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Echandelys, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Aulteribe Chateau (26km)
  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (28km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (18km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (22km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (30km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (33km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (37km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (38km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (43km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (45km)
  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Saint-Paulien) (48km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (22km)
  • Jardin de l’écomusée (36km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (38km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (39km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bois Noirs (8km)
  • Col des Pradeaux (25km)
  • Signal du Luguet (48km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Massiac (42km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Echandelys

Canton: Saint-Germain-l'Herm

Arrondissement: Ambert

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 63980

Distance to Echandelys

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 44 km

from Paris: 379 km

from Calais: 614 km

from Nice: 360 km

from Bordeaux: 331 km

from Strasbourg: 465 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aix-la-Fayette, Condat-les-Montboissier, Fournols and Saint-Genes-la-Tourette.

This page in French: Visiter Echandelys