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Le Cheix tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Riom at 9 km from Le Cheix

Visit Le Cheix: highlights and tourist information

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Le Cheix is situated in the Puy-de-Dome department and Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region.

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!

Riom

Riom

at 9 km (direction south-west)

The quiet regional town of Riom has several monuments of...

See Riom guide
Mozac

Mozac

at 12 km (direction south-west)

The interesting Abbey of Saint-Pierre in Mozac combines early roman...

See Mozac guide
Volvic

Volvic

at 14 km (direction west-south-west)

One of the most famous bottled waters in the...

See Volvic guide
Clermont-Ferrand

Clermont-Ferrand

at 21 km (direction south-south-west)

The Cathédrale Notre-Dame-de-l'Assomption, in sombre black lava stone, dominates the historic centre...

See Clermont-Ferrand guide
 
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Clermont-Ferrand basilica

Clermont-Ferrand basilica

Church at 21 km (direction south-south-west)

The basilica of Notre-Dame-du-Port in Clermont-Ferrand is one of...

See Clermont-Ferrand basilica guide
Charroux

Charroux

Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction south-south-west), in the Allier department

Charroux is a very quiet Auvergne village, unusual in the...

See Charroux guide
Puy de Dome

Puy de Dome

at 26 km (direction south-west)

Puy-de-Dome is the most famous, and most accessible of the Auvergne volcanoes...

See Puy de Dome guide
Chateldon

Chateldon

at 27 km (direction east)

The ancient city of Chateldon still retains an important part...

See Chateldon guide
Vichy

Vichy

at 27 km (direction north-east), in the Allier department

The spa town of Vichy is best known for its bottled...

See Vichy guide
Billom

Billom

at 29 km (direction south-south-east)

It is the half-timbered houses and medieval gateways that...

See Billom guide
Thiers

Thiers

at 31 km (direction east-south-east)

Not always considered a tourist destination, Thouars actually has...

See Thiers guide
Saint-Saturnin

Saint-Saturnin

Most Beautiful Village at 34 km (direction south-south-west)

With ancient narrow streets, an imposing church and its...

See Saint-Saturnin guide
Courpiere

Courpiere

at 36 km (direction east-south-east)

Once home to Coco Chanel, Courpiere is a village in the...

See Courpiere guide
Montpeyroux

Montpeyroux

Most Beautiful Village at 37 km (direction south)

Montpeyroux is a small village now listed among the 'most beautiful...

See Montpeyroux guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Puy-de-Dome

Map of places to visit near Le Cheix

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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

What to do at Le Cheix? 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)

 
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Geography and distances

Le Cheix is in the southern-centre of France at 21 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Le Cheix is 328 kilometres from Paris).

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

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