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Freycenet-la-Tour tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Arlempdes at 13 km from Freycenet-la-Tour

Visit Freycenet-la-Tour: highlights and tourist information

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Freycenet-la-Tour is situated in the Haute-Loire department and Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Arlempdes at 13 km and Le Puy-en-Velay at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Freycenet-la-Tour, 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 Freycenet-la-Tour in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

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



Most Beautiful Village at 13 km (direction west-south-west)

Arlempdes is a very small village but the character of...

See Arlempdes guide
Le Puy-en-Velay

Le Puy-en-Velay

at 18 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Le Puy-en-Velay guide


Most Beautiful Village at 23 km (direction south-west)

Both the picturesque historic village centre and the lovely viwes make...

See Pradelles guide


at 32 km (direction south-south-east), in the Ardeche department

Thueyts is more 'renovated' than many of the Ardeche...

See Thueyts guide


at 33 km (direction south-east), in the Ardeche department

Smaller than many of the Ardeche villages, you will see...

See Meyras guide


at 34 km (direction south-east), in the Ardeche department

Antraigues-sur-Volane is a small medieval perched village, with most activity...

See Antraigues-sur-Volane guide


at 37 km (direction east), in the Ardeche department

The ramparts, medieval gateways and village centre are the highlights...

See Desaignes guide


at 37 km (direction south-south-east), in the Ardeche department

The most unusual characteristic in Jaujac is the deep river gorge...

See Jaujac guide


at 40 km (direction north-west)

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

See Allegre guide


at 44 km (direction south-east), in the Ardeche department

The beauty of Ailhon is the chance to follow the footpaths...

See Ailhon guide


at 44 km (direction south-east), in the Ardeche department

The Chateau d'Aubenas and the belvedere next to the castle are the...

See Aubenas guide


Most Beautiful Village at 46 km (direction north-east), in the Loire department

Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez, now a 'most beautiful village in France' is unusual...

See Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez guide
La Garde-Guerin

La Garde-Guerin

Most Beautiful Village at 48 km (direction south-south-west), in the Lozere department

The isolated village of La Garde-Guerin is one of the best...

See La Garde-Guerin guide


at 48 km (direction east-south-east), in the Ardeche department

Privas is not a major destination but a visit...

See Privas guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Haute-Loire

Map of places to visit near Freycenet-la-Tour


Markets in and near Freycenet-la-Tour

  • Laussonne: market Thursday (4km)
  • Le Monastier-sur-Gazeille: market Tuesday (5km)
  • Saint-Front: market Friday (8km)
  • Lantriac: market Sunday (8km)
  • Saint-Julien-Chapteuil: market Monday (11km)
  • Coubon: market Sunday (13km)
  • Fay-sur-Lignon: market Wednesday & Sunday (14km)
  • Blavozy: market Sunday (15km)
  • Coucouron: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Brives-Charensac: market Friday (17km)

More information about Freycenet-la-Tour, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Freycenet-la-Tour, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Gorges du Gardon (47km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Monts d'Ardeche (30km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Saint Julien (Saint-Julien-Chapteuil) (11km)
  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Saint-Paulien) (31km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade de la Beaume (13km)
  • Mont Gerbier de Jonc (16km)
  • Lac du Bouchet (22km)
  • Cascade du Ray-Pic (23km)
  • Tanargue (35km)

Geography and distances

Freycenet-la-Tour is in the southern-centre of France at 18 kilometres from Le Puy-en-Velay, the department capital (general information: Freycenet-la-Tour is 455 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Freycenet-la-Tour

Canton: Monastier-sur-Gazeille

Arrondissement: Puy-en-Velay

Department: Haute-Loire

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 43150

Distance to Freycenet-la-Tour

from Le Puy-en-Velay (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 455 km

from Calais: 688 km

from Nice: 290 km

from Bordeaux: 365 km

from Strasbourg: 493 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Freycenet-la-Tour from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Freycenet-la-Cuche, Laussonne, Le Monastier-sur-Gazeille, Moudeyres and Presailles.

This page in French: Visiter Freycenet-la-Tour

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