Giat tourism and travel guide

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Visit Giat: highlights and tourist information

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Giat 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 48 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Giat is 339 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Aubusson at 28 km and La Bourboule at 32 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Giat, 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 Giat 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 Giat

Markets in and near Giat

  • Felletin: market Friday (24km)
  • Auzances: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Aubusson: market Saturday (28km)
  • Ussel: market Saturday (31km)
  • La Bourboule: market Saturday (32km)
  • Mont-Dore: market Friday all day (37km)
  • Pionsat: market Friday (38km)
  • Meymac: market Friday - seasonal market only (39km)
  • Lavaveix-les-Mines: market Thursday (42km)
  • Ahun: market Wednesday (45km)

More information about Giat, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Giat, France

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

Grand sites of France

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Millevaches en Limousin (37km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (32km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la Ganille (31km)
  • Jardins de Cordès (32km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Banne d'Ordanche (32km)
  • Lac du Guery (35km)
  • Puy de Sancy (41km)
  • Lac Pavin (48km)
  • Forêt des Colettes (57km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Gouzon (46km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Giat

Canton: Pontaumur

Arrondissement: Riom

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 63620

Distance to Giat

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 48 km

from Paris: 339 km

from Calais: 574 km

from Nice: 446 km

from Bordeaux: 261 km

from Strasbourg: 505 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Fernoel, La Celle, Verneugheol and Voingt.

This page in French: Visiter Giat