Le Cheix tourism and travel guide

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Visit Le Cheix: highlights and tourist information

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Le Cheix 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 21 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Le Cheix is 328 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Riom at 9 km and Mozac at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Le Cheix, 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 Cheix 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 Le Cheix

Markets in and near Le Cheix

  • Riom: market Wednesday & Saturday (8km)
  • Maringues: market Monday (13km)
  • Gerzat: market Sunday (15km)
  • Cebazat: market Thursday & Sunday (15km)
  • Gannat: market Saturday (16km)
  • Pont-du-Chateau: market Thursday (18km)
  • Ebreuil: market Thursday (19km)
  • Lempdes: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Clermont-Ferrand: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday (21km)
  • Lezoux: market Saturday (21km)

More information about Le Cheix, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Le Cheix, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Aulteribe Chateau (32km)
  • Chareil-Cintrat Chateau (35km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (7km)
  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (7km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (19km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (24km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (34km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (38km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du domaine royal de Randan (16km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (16km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (26km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (30km)
  • Jardins de Cordès (40km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt des Colettes (29km)
  • Lac du Guery (47km)
  • Banne d'Ordanche (50km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Montmarault (44km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Cheix

Canton: Riom-Est

Arrondissement: Riom

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 63200

Distance to Le Cheix

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 328 km

from Calais: 564 km

from Nice: 409 km

from Bordeaux: 318 km

from Strasbourg: 452 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Artonne, Aubiat, Beauregard-Vendon, Bussieres-et-Pruns, Cellule, Clerlande, Davayat, La Moutade, Martres-sur-Morge, Pessat-Villeneuve, Saint-Bonnet-Pres-Riom, Saint-Myon, Sardon and Varennes-sur-Morge.

This page in French: Visiter Le Cheix