Menat tourism and travel guide

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Visit Menat: highlights and tourist information

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Menat 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 38 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Menat is 309 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Charroux at 22 km and Volvic at 28 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Menat, 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 Menat 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 Menat

Markets in and near Menat

  • Saint-Eloy-les-Mines: market Saturday (8km)
  • Ebreuil: market Thursday (14km)
  • Pionsat: market Friday (16km)
  • Bellenaves: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Gannat: market Saturday (22km)
  • Commentry: market Friday (24km)
  • Montmarault: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Neris-les-Bains: market Thursday & Sunday (27km)
  • Riom: market Wednesday & Saturday (28km)
  • Auzances: market Tuesday (32km)

More information about Menat, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Menat, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chareil-Cintrat Chateau (31km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Neris-les-Bains (28km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (28km)
  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (34km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (39km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Blanzat (33km)
  • Parc du domaine royal de Randan (36km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (44km)
  • Jardins du château d'Ainay-le-Vieil (55km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt des Colettes (9km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Montmarault (24km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Menat

Canton: Menat

Arrondissement: Riom

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 63560

Distance to Menat

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 38 km

from Paris: 309 km

from Calais: 544 km

from Nice: 435 km

from Bordeaux: 306 km

from Strasbourg: 457 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ayat-sur-Sioule, Lisseuil, Neuf-Eglise, Pouzol, Saint-Remy-de-Blot, Sainte-Christine and Servant.

This page in French: Visiter Menat