La Chapelle-Geneste tourism and travel guide

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Visit La Chapelle-Geneste: highlights and tourist information

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La Chapelle-Geneste 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 38 kilometres from Le Puy-en-Velay, the department capital (general information: La Chapelle-Geneste is 402 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include La Chaise-Dieu at 4 km and Allegre at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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La Chapelle-Geneste, 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 La Chapelle-Geneste 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 La Chapelle-Geneste

Markets in and near La Chapelle-Geneste

  • La Chaise-Dieu: market Thursday & Sunday (4km)
  • Arlanc: market Monday (8km)
  • Champagnac-le-Vieux: market Friday (13km)
  • Craponne-sur-Arzon: market Saturday & (14km)
  • Allegre: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Paulhaguet: market Monday (20km)
  • Usson-en-Forez: market Sunday (22km)
  • Saint-Pal-de-Chalencon: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Ambert: market Thursday (23km)
  • Brioude: market Saturday (23km)

More information about La Chapelle-Geneste, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near La Chapelle-Geneste, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (40km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Saint-Paulien) (24km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (25km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (28km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (39km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Julien (Saint-Julien-Chapteuil) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de l’écomusée (22km)
  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (39km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (59km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (61km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bois Noirs (20km)
  • Col des Pradeaux (24km)
  • Mont Mouchet (48km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Massiac (38km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: La Chapelle-Geneste

Canton: Chaise-Dieu

Arrondissement: Brioude

Department: Haute-Loire

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 43160

Distance to La Chapelle-Geneste

from Le Puy-en-Velay (prefecture): 38 km

from Paris: 402 km

from Calais: 637 km

from Nice: 339 km

from Bordeaux: 338 km

from Strasbourg: 475 km

Getting here

For driving distances to La Chapelle-Geneste from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bonneval, Cistrieres, Connangles, La Chaise-Dieu, Malvieres, Mayres, Saint-Alyre-d'Arlanc and Saint-Sauveur-la-Sagne.

This page in French: Visiter La Chapelle-Geneste