Messeix tourism and travel guide

Photo of Messeix in Puy-de-Dome

Visit Messeix: highlights and tourist information

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Messeix 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 46 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Messeix is 360 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include La Bourboule at 16 km and Mont-Dore at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Messeix, 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 Messeix 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 Messeix

Markets in and near Messeix

  • La Bourboule: market Saturday (16km)
  • Ussel: market Saturday (19km)
  • Mont-Dore: market Friday all day (21km)
  • Bort-les-Orgues: market Tuesday & Saturday (25km)
  • Murol: market Wednesday (32km)
  • Meymac: market Friday - seasonal market only (32km)
  • Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise: market Monday (33km)
  • Saint-Nectaire: market Sunday - seasonal market only (35km)
  • Felletin: market Friday (41km)
  • Marcenat: market Friday - seasonal market only (41km)

More information about Messeix, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Messeix, France

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

Grand sites of France

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

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (26km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (34km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (43km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la Ganille (19km)
  • Jardins de Cordès (25km)
  • Parc-arboretum de Neuvic d'Ussel (33km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (44km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (45km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (48km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Banne d'Ordanche (18km)
  • Lac du Guery (22km)
  • Puy de Sancy (23km)
  • Lac Pavin (30km)
  • Signal du Luguet (47km)

Towns of Art and history

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Messeix

Canton: Bourg-Lastic

Arrondissement: Clermont-Ferrand

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

Postcode: 63750

Distance to Messeix

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 46 km

from Paris: 360 km

from Calais: 595 km

from Nice: 430 km

from Bordeaux: 259 km

from Strasbourg: 514 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aveze, Bourg-Lastic, Monestier-Merlines and Savennes.

This page in French: Visiter Messeix