La Roche-Blanche tourism and travel guide

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Visit La Roche-Blanche: highlights and tourist information

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La Roche-Blanche 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 10 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: La Roche-Blanche is 355 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Saturnin at 6 km and Clermont-Ferrand at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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La Roche-Blanche, 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 Roche-Blanche in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near La Roche-Blanche

Markets in and near La Roche-Blanche

  • Aubiere: market Sunday (5km)
  • Cournon-d'Auvergne: market Thursday & Saturday & Friday (7km)
  • Lempdes: market Tuesday (9km)
  • Clermont-Ferrand: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday (9km)
  • Chamalieres: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (9km)
  • Vic-le-Comte: market Thursday (11km)
  • Champeix: market Friday (13km)
  • Gerzat: market Sunday (13km)
  • Pont-du-Chateau: market Thursday (14km)
  • Cebazat: market Thursday & Sunday (14km)

More information about La Roche-Blanche, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near La Roche-Blanche, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (26km)
  • Aulteribe Chateau (30km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (6km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (9km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (10km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (17km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (20km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (22km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (23km)
  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (24km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (33km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (3km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (4km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (15km)
  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (20km)
  • Jardins de Cordès (22km)
  • Parc du domaine royal de Randan (39km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac du Guery (26km)
  • Banne d'Ordanche (30km)
  • Lac Pavin (30km)
  • Puy de Sancy (31km)
  • Signal du Luguet (43km)
  • Bois Noirs (44km)

Towns of Art and history

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: La Roche-Blanche

Canton: Veyre-Monton

Arrondissement: Clermont-Ferrand

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 63670

Distance to La Roche-Blanche

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 10 km

from Paris: 355 km

from Calais: 591 km

from Nice: 396 km

from Bordeaux: 306 km

from Strasbourg: 474 km

Getting here

For driving distances to La Roche-Blanche from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aubiere, Beaumont, Ceyrat, Chanonat, Corent, Cournon-d'Auvergne, Le Cendre, Le Crest, Les Martres-de-Veyre, Orcet, Perignat-les-Sarlieve, Romagnat, Saint-Amant-Tallende, Saint-Saturnin, Tallende and Veyre-Monton.

This page in French: Visiter La Roche-Blanche