Espirat tourism and travel guide

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Visit Espirat: highlights and tourist information

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Espirat 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 20 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Espirat is 353 kilometres from Paris).

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

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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!


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

Map of places to visit near Espirat

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

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)


Geography and distances

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