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Le Brignon tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Arlempdes at 9 km from Le Brignon

Visit Le Brignon: highlights and tourist information

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Le Brignon is situated in the Haute-Loire department and Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Arlempdes at 9 km and Le Puy-en-Velay at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Le Brignon, 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 Le Brignon in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

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



Most Beautiful Village at 9 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Arlempdes guide
Le Puy-en-Velay

Le Puy-en-Velay

at 12 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Le Puy-en-Velay guide


Most Beautiful Village at 19 km (direction south)

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

See Pradelles guide


at 32 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Allegre guide


at 40 km (direction south-east), in the Ardeche department

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

See Thueyts guide


at 42 km (direction east-south-east), in the Ardeche department

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

See Meyras guide


at 45 km (direction south-east), in the Ardeche department

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

See Jaujac guide


at 45 km (direction east-south-east), in the Ardeche department

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

See Antraigues-sur-Volane guide
La Chaise-Dieu

La Chaise-Dieu

at 45 km (direction north-north-west)

The church, cloisters and Danse Macabre fresco in the abbey are the...

See La Chaise-Dieu guide
La Garde-Guerin

La Garde-Guerin

Most Beautiful Village at 46 km (direction south), in the Lozere department

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

See La Garde-Guerin guide


Most Beautiful Village at 49 km (direction north-west)

Lavaoudieu is listed among the most beautiful villages in France, and has...

See Lavaudieu guide


at 52 km (direction south-east), in the Ardeche department

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

See Ailhon guide
Aumont Aubrac

Aumont Aubrac

at 53 km (direction west-south-west), in the Lozere department

Not perhaps a major destination but Aumont-Aubrac is pleasant to explore when...

See Aumont Aubrac guide


at 53 km (direction east-south-east), in the Ardeche department

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

See Aubenas guide

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

Map of places to visit near Le Brignon


Markets in and near Le Brignon

  • Costaros: market Monday (5km)
  • Coubon: market Sunday (8km)
  • Le Monastier-sur-Gazeille: market Tuesday (9km)
  • Landos: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Le Puy-en-Velay: market Wednesday & Saturday (12km)
  • Lantriac: market Sunday (12km)
  • Brives-Charensac: market Friday (13km)
  • Chadrac: market Sunday (13km)
  • Laussonne: market Thursday (14km)
  • Polignac: market Wednesday (15km)

More information about Le Brignon, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Le Brignon, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Gorges du Gardon (53km)

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 (41km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Saint Julien (Saint-Julien-Chapteuil) (18km)
  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Saint-Paulien) (25km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (55km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (56km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade de la Beaume (1km)
  • Lac du Bouchet (8km)
  • Mont Gerbier de Jonc (29km)
  • Cascade du Ray-Pic (34km)
  • Tanargue (39km)
  • Mont Mouchet (40km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de bisons d'Europe de Sainte-Eulalie (35km)

Geography and distances

Le Brignon is in the southern-centre of France at 12 kilometres from Le Puy-en-Velay, the department capital (general information: Le Brignon is 451 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Brignon

Canton: Solignac-sur-Loire

Arrondissement: Puy-en-Velay

Department: Haute-Loire

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 43370

Distance to Le Brignon

from Le Puy-en-Velay (prefecture): 12 km

from Paris: 451 km

from Calais: 685 km

from Nice: 302 km

from Bordeaux: 351 km

from Strasbourg: 501 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cayres, Chadron, Costaros, Cussac-sur-Loire, Goudet, Saint-Martin-de-Fugeres and Solignac-sur-Loire.

This page in French: Visiter Le Brignon

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