Les Villettes tourism and travel guide

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Visit Les Villettes: highlights and tourist information

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Les Villettes is situated in the Haute-Loire department and Auvergne region (now part of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region), in the southern-centre of France at 31 kilometres from Le Puy-en-Velay, the department capital (general information: Les Villettes is 426 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez at 17 km and Saint-Etienne at 28 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Les Villettes, 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 Les Villettes 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 Haute-Loire

Map of places to visit near Les Villettes

Markets in and near Les Villettes

  • Saint-Maurice-de-Lignon: market Sunday (4km)
  • Grazac: market Sunday (5km)
  • Lapte: market Sunday (6km)
  • Monistrol-sur-Loire: market Friday (6km)
  • Bas-en-Basset: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Raucoules: market Saturday (10km)
  • Saint-Didier-en-Velay: market Wednesday & Sunday (10km)
  • Montfaucon-en-Velay: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Saint-Victor-Malescours: market Saturday (12km)
  • Retournac: market Wednesday & (12km)

More information about Les Villettes, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Les Villettes, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Saint Julien (Saint-Julien-Chapteuil) (24km)
  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Saint-Paulien) (30km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de l’écomusée (26km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Perdrix Crest (35km)
  • Oeillon Crest (38km)
  • Cascade de la Beaume (40km)
  • Col des Pradeaux (42km)
  • Mont Gerbier de Jonc (43km)
  • Lac du Bouchet (48km)
  • Bois Noirs (54km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (47km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Les Villettes

Canton: Sainte-Sigolène

Arrondissement: Yssingeaux

Department: Haute-Loire

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 43600

Distance to Les Villettes

from Le Puy-en-Velay (prefecture): 31 km

from Paris: 426 km

from Calais: 658 km

from Nice: 298 km

from Bordeaux: 376 km

from Strasbourg: 460 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Les Villettes from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Grazac, Lapte, Saint-Maurice-de-Lignon and Sainte-Sigolene.

This page in French: Visiter Les Villettes