Monlet tourism and travel guide

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Visit Monlet: highlights and tourist information

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Monlet 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 24 kilometres from Le Puy-en-Velay, the department capital (general information: Monlet is 417 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Allegre at 2 km and La Chaise-Dieu at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Monlet, 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 Monlet 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 Monlet

Markets in and near Monlet

  • Allegre: market Wednesday (3km)
  • La Chaise-Dieu: market Thursday & Sunday (11km)
  • Paulhaguet: market Monday (16km)
  • Craponne-sur-Arzon: market Saturday & (16km)
  • Polignac: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Arlanc: market Monday (21km)
  • Langeac: market Tuesday & Thursday & (22km)
  • Champagnac-le-Vieux: market Friday (22km)
  • Chadrac: market Sunday (23km)
  • Rosieres: market Saturday (23km)

More information about Monlet, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Monlet, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (50km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Saint-Paulien) (10km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (27km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (28km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Julien (Saint-Julien-Chapteuil) (33km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (39km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de l’écomusée (26km)
  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (51km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade de la Beaume (34km)
  • Lac du Bouchet (35km)
  • Bois Noirs (35km)
  • Col des Pradeaux (36km)
  • Mont Mouchet (38km)
  • Mont Gerbier de Jonc (58km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Massiac (41km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Monlet

Canton: Allègre

Arrondissement: Puy-en-Velay

Department: Haute-Loire

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 43270

Distance to Monlet

from Le Puy-en-Velay (prefecture): 24 km

from Paris: 417 km

from Calais: 652 km

from Nice: 329 km

from Bordeaux: 340 km

from Strasbourg: 483 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Allegre, Ceaux-d'Allegre, Felines, La Chapelle-Bertin, Saint-Pal-de-Senouire, Sembadel and Varennes-Saint-Honorat.

This page in French: Visiter Monlet