Esplantas tourism and travel guide

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Visit Esplantas: highlights and tourist information

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Esplantas is situated in the Haute-Loire department and Auvergne region (now part of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region), in the southern-centre of France at 31 kilometres from Le Puy-en-Velay, the department capital (general information: Esplantas is 448 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Aumont Aubrac at 29 km and Arlempdes at 30 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Esplantas, 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 Esplantas 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 Haute-Loire

Map of places to visit near Esplantas

Markets in and near Esplantas

  • Langeac: market Tuesday & Thursday & (22km)
  • Landos: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Costaros: market Monday (24km)
  • Saint-Chely-d'Apcher: market Thursday (24km)
  • Pradelles: market Thursday (31km)
  • Polignac: market Wednesday (31km)
  • Le Puy-en-Velay: market Wednesday & Saturday (31km)
  • Coubon: market Sunday (31km)
  • Langogne: market Saturday (32km)
  • Chadrac: market Sunday (32km)

More information about Esplantas, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Esplantas, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Saint-Paulien) (35km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Julien (Saint-Julien-Chapteuil) (42km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (43km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (45km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Mouchet (16km)
  • Lac du Bouchet (19km)
  • Cascade de la Beaume (27km)
  • Cascade du Déroc (48km)
  • Tanargue (53km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de bisons d'Europe de Sainte-Eulalie (13km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Esplantas

Canton: Saugues

Arrondissement: Puy-en-Velay

Department: Haute-Loire

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 43170

Distance to Esplantas

from Le Puy-en-Velay (prefecture): 31 km

from Paris: 448 km

from Calais: 684 km

from Nice: 325 km

from Bordeaux: 325 km

from Strasbourg: 519 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chanaleilles, Croisances, Grezes, Saugues, Thoras and Vazeilles-Pres-Saugues.

This page in French: Visiter Esplantas