Le Vernet-Sainte-Marguerite tourism and travel guide

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Visit Le Vernet-Sainte-Marguerite: highlights and tourist information

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Le Vernet-Sainte-Marguerite 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 22 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Le Vernet-Sainte-Marguerite is 364 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Murol at 4 km and Saint-Nectaire at 5 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Le Vernet-Sainte-Marguerite, 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 Vernet-Sainte-Marguerite in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Le Vernet-Sainte-Marguerite

Markets in and near Le Vernet-Sainte-Marguerite

  • Murol: market Wednesday (4km)
  • Saint-Nectaire: market Sunday - seasonal market only (4km)
  • Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise: market Monday (11km)
  • Mont-Dore: market Friday all day (11km)
  • Champeix: market Friday (14km)
  • La Bourboule: market Saturday (16km)
  • Aubiere: market Sunday (20km)
  • Chamalieres: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (21km)
  • Clermont-Ferrand: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday (21km)
  • Vic-le-Comte: market Thursday (23km)

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Tourist attractions near Le Vernet-Sainte-Marguerite, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (24km)
  • Aulteribe Chateau (47km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (2km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (12km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (13km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (19km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (24km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (25km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (35km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (36km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (37km)
  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (40km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (49km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Cordès (12km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (15km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (18km)
  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (25km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (27km)
  • Verger de Déduit (60km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac du Guery (10km)
  • Lac Pavin (13km)
  • Banne d'Ordanche (14km)
  • Puy de Sancy (14km)
  • Signal du Luguet (31km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Massiac (44km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Vernet-Sainte-Marguerite

Canton: Saint-Amant-Tallende

Arrondissement: Clermont-Ferrand

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 63710

Distance to Le Vernet-Sainte-Marguerite

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 364 km

from Calais: 599 km

from Nice: 402 km

from Bordeaux: 289 km

from Strasbourg: 491 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Le Vernet-Sainte-Marguerite from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aydat, Chambon-sur-Lac, Murol, Saint-Nectaire and Saulzet-le-Froid.

This page in French: Visiter Le Vernet-Sainte-Marguerite