Le Monestier tourism and travel guide

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Visit Le Monestier: highlights and tourist information

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Le Monestier 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 51 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Le Monestier is 379 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Ambert at 6 km and Olliergues at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Le Monestier, 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 Monestier 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 Monestier

Markets in and near Le Monestier

  • Ambert: market Thursday (6km)
  • Arlanc: market Monday (18km)
  • Courpiere: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Champagnac-le-Vieux: market Friday (26km)
  • La Chaise-Dieu: market Thursday & Sunday (27km)
  • Usson-en-Forez: market Sunday (29km)
  • Noiretable: market Saturday (29km)
  • Craponne-sur-Arzon: market Saturday & (30km)
  • Billom: market Monday (31km)
  • Brassac-les-Mines: market Sunday (31km)

More information about Le Monestier, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Le Monestier, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Aulteribe Chateau (27km)
  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (38km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (32km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (37km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Saint-Paulien) (46km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (47km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (50km)
  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (51km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (57km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de l’écomusée (29km)
  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (32km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (46km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bois Noirs (4km)
  • Col des Pradeaux (15km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Massiac (50km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Monestier

Canton: Saint-Amant-Roche-Savine

Arrondissement: Ambert

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 63890

Distance to Le Monestier

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 51 km

from Paris: 379 km

from Calais: 614 km

from Nice: 352 km

from Bordeaux: 342 km

from Strasbourg: 457 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ambert, Champetieres, Fournols, Grandval, Saint-Amant-Roche-Savine, Saint-Ferreol-Des-Cotes and Thiolieres.

This page in French: Visiter Le Monestier