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Espirat tourism and travel guide

Photo of Espirat in Puy-de-Dome

Photo is of Billom at 3 km from Espirat

Visit Espirat: highlights and tourist information

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Espirat is situated in the Puy-de-Dome department and Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Billom at 3 km and Courpiere at 16 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Espirat, 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 Espirat in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

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

Billom

Billom

at 3 km (direction south)

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

See Billom guide
Courpiere

Courpiere

at 16 km (direction east)

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

See Courpiere guide
Montpeyroux

Montpeyroux

Most Beautiful Village at 17 km (direction south-west)

Montpeyroux is a small village now listed among the 'most...

See Montpeyroux guide
Clermont-Ferrand basilica

Clermont-Ferrand basilica

Church at 19 km (direction west)

The basilica of Notre-Dame-du-Port in Clermont-Ferrand is one of the...

See Clermont-Ferrand basilica guide
 
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Clermont-Ferrand

Clermont-Ferrand

at 20 km (direction west)

The Cathédrale Notre-Dame-de-l'Assomption, in sombre black lava stone, dominates the historic centre...

See Clermont-Ferrand guide
Thiers

Thiers

at 20 km (direction east-north-east)

Not always considered a tourist destination, Thouars actually has a...

See Thiers guide
Saint-Saturnin

Saint-Saturnin

Most Beautiful Village at 21 km (direction west-south-west)

With ancient narrow streets, an imposing church and its...

See Saint-Saturnin guide
Sauxillanges

Sauxillanges

at 22 km (direction south)

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

See Sauxillanges guide
Riom

Riom

at 23 km (direction west-north-west)

The quiet regional town of Riom has several monuments of...

See Riom guide
Mozac

Mozac

at 24 km (direction west-north-west)

The interesting Abbey of Saint-Pierre in Mozac combines early...

See Mozac guide
Issoire

Issoire

at 24 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Issoire guide
Usson

Usson

Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction south)

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

See Usson guide
Olliergues

Olliergues

at 25 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Olliergues guide
Volvic

Volvic

at 27 km (direction west-north-west)

One of the most famous bottled waters in the world is...

See Volvic guide

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

Map of places to visit near Espirat

 
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Markets in and near Espirat

  • Billom: market Monday (2km)
  • Pont-du-Chateau: market Thursday (9km)
  • Lezoux: market Saturday (9km)
  • Cournon-d'Auvergne: market Thursday & Saturday & Friday (11km)
  • Lempdes: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Vic-le-Comte: market Thursday (14km)
  • Courpiere: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Gerzat: market Sunday (17km)
  • Aubiere: market Sunday (17km)
  • Maringues: market Monday (19km)

More information about Espirat, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Espirat, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Aulteribe Chateau (13km)
  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (33km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (18km)
  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (19km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (22km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (22km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (24km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (24km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (33km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (34km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (38km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château d'Opme (18km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (20km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (22km)
  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (24km)
  • Parc du domaine royal de Randan (30km)
  • Jardins de Cordès (39km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bois Noirs (34km)
  • Lac du Guery (43km)
  • Lac Pavin (45km)
  • Banne d'Ordanche (46km)
  • Col des Pradeaux (47km)
  • Puy de Sancy (48km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
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Geography and distances

Espirat is in the southern-centre of France at 20 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Espirat is 353 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Espirat

Canton: Vertaizon

Arrondissement: Clermont-Ferrand

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 63160

Distance to Espirat

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 353 km

from Calais: 588 km

from Nice: 385 km

from Bordeaux: 322 km

from Strasbourg: 459 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Billom, Bouzel, Chas, Chauriat, Egliseneuve-Pres-Billom, Glaine-Montaigut, Moissat, Ravel, Reignat, Vassel and Vertaizon.

This page in French: Visiter Espirat

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