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Marcillat tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Charroux at 15 km from Marcillat

Visit Marcillat: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Charroux at 15 km and Riom at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Marcillat, 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 Marcillat in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

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

Charroux

Charroux

Most Beautiful Village at 15 km (direction north-east), in the Allier department

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

See Charroux guide
Riom

Riom

at 21 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Riom guide
Volvic

Volvic

at 23 km (direction south)

One of the most famous bottled waters in the world is from...

See Volvic guide
Mozac

Mozac

at 23 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Mozac guide
 
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Vichy

Vichy

at 30 km (direction east), in the Allier department

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

See Vichy guide
Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule

Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule

at 32 km (direction north-east), in the Allier department

The quiet town of Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule lacks major monuments but merits a stroll...

See Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule guide
Clermont-Ferrand

Clermont-Ferrand

at 33 km (direction south)

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

See Clermont-Ferrand guide
Clermont-Ferrand basilica

Clermont-Ferrand basilica

Church at 33 km (direction south)

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

See Clermont-Ferrand basilica guide
Puy de Dome

Puy de Dome

at 35 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Puy de Dome guide
Chateldon

Chateldon

at 39 km (direction east)

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

See Chateldon guide
Montlucon

Montlucon

at 44 km (direction west-north-west), in the Allier department

Periods of prosperity in the 12th, 15th and 19th centuries have...

See Montlucon guide
Billom

Billom

at 46 km (direction south-east)

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

See Billom guide
Orcival

Orcival

at 46 km (direction south-south-west)

Orcival is home to one of the most important roman style...

See Orcival guide
Thiers

Thiers

at 47 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Thiers guide

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

Map of places to visit near Marcillat

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Markets in and near Marcillat

  • Ebreuil: market Thursday (6km)
  • Gannat: market Saturday (12km)
  • Bellenaves: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Saint-Eloy-les-Mines: market Saturday (18km)
  • Riom: market Wednesday & Saturday (21km)
  • Pionsat: market Friday (27km)
  • Montmarault: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Cebazat: market Thursday & Sunday (28km)
  • Maringues: market Monday (29km)
  • Bellerive-sur-Allier: market Saturday (29km)

More information about Marcillat, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Marcillat, France

What to do at Marcillat? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Marcillat.

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chareil-Cintrat Chateau (25km)
  • Aulteribe Chateau (49km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Neris-les-Bains (37km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (20km)
  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (25km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (35km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du domaine royal de Randan (25km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (28km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (39km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (43km)
  • Jardins de Cordès (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt des Colettes (12km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Montmarault (27km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
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Geography and distances

Marcillat is in the southern-centre of France at 33 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Marcillat is 313 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Marcillat

Canton: Menat

Arrondissement: Riom

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 63440

Distance to Marcillat

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 313 km

from Calais: 548 km

from Nice: 425 km

from Bordeaux: 314 km

from Strasbourg: 451 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Champs, Chouvigny, Ebreuil, Pouzol, Saint-Gal-sur-Sioule, Saint-Hilaire-la-Croix, Saint-Pardoux and Saint-Quintin-sur-Sioule.

This page in French: Visiter Marcillat

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