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Lapte tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez at 17 km from Lapte

Visit Lapte: highlights and tourist information

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Lapte 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 30 kilometres from Le Puy-en-Velay, the department capital (general information: Lapte is 432 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez at 17 km and Le Puy-en-Velay at 30 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Lapte, 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 Lapte 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 Lapte


Markets in and near Lapte

Market days in Lapte: weekly market: Sunday;

  • Lapte: market Sunday (0km)
  • Grazac: market Sunday (3km)
  • Raucoules: market Saturday (6km)
  • Saint-Maurice-de-Lignon: market Sunday (8km)
  • Montfaucon-en-Velay: market Wednesday (8km)
  • Dunieres: market Friday (11km)
  • Monistrol-sur-Loire: market Friday (12km)
  • Saint-Didier-en-Velay: market Wednesday & Sunday (14km)
  • Saint-Victor-Malescours: market Saturday (14km)
  • Retournac: market Wednesday & (15km)

More information about Lapte, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Lapte, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pilat (37km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Saint Julien (Saint-Julien-Chapteuil) (21km)
  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Saint-Paulien) (32km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de l’écomusée (31km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Perdrix Crest (35km)
  • Cascade de la Beaume (37km)
  • Mont Gerbier de Jonc (38km)
  • Oeillon Crest (39km)
  • Lac du Bouchet (45km)
  • Col des Pradeaux (48km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (50km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Lapte

Canton: Yssingeaux

Arrondissement: Yssingeaux

Department: Haute-Loire

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 43200

Distance to Lapte

from Le Puy-en-Velay (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 432 km

from Calais: 664 km

from Nice: 293 km

from Bordeaux: 379 km

from Strasbourg: 463 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chenereilles, Grazac and Les Villettes.

This page in French: Visiter Lapte

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