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Maringues tourism and travel guide

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Visit Maringues: highlights and tourist information

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Maringues 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 25 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Maringues is 335 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateldon at 16 km and Riom at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Maringues, 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 Maringues 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 Maringues


Markets in and near Maringues

Market days in Maringues: weekly market: Monday;

  • Maringues: market Monday (0km)
  • Lezoux: market Saturday (11km)
  • Puy-Guillaume: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Pont-du-Chateau: market Thursday (15km)
  • Riom: market Wednesday & Saturday (17km)
  • Gerzat: market Sunday (18km)
  • Thiers: market Thursday & Saturday (18km)
  • Saint-Yorre: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Lempdes: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Cebazat: market Thursday & Sunday (20km)

More information about Maringues, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Maringues, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Aulteribe Chateau (21km)
  • Chareil-Cintrat Chateau (39km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (8km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (16km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (22km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (28km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (42km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (45km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du domaine royal de Randan (11km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (22km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (28km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (31km)
  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (42km)
  • Jardins de Cordès (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt des Colettes (40km)
  • Bois Noirs (49km)
  • Lac du Guery (52km)
  • Banne d'Ordanche (55km)
  • Puy de Sancy (59km)
  • Col des Pradeaux (59km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Montmarault (53km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Maringues

Canton: Maringues

Arrondissement: Thiers

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 63350

Distance to Maringues

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 25 km

from Paris: 335 km

from Calais: 570 km

from Nice: 397 km

from Bordeaux: 328 km

from Strasbourg: 446 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bulhon, Crevant-Laveine, Entraigues, Luzillat, Saint-Andre-le-Coq, Saint-Ignat, Saint-Laure, Surat, Thuret and Vinzelles.

This page in French: Visiter Maringues

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