Montaigut-le-Blanc tourism and travel guide

Photo of Montaigut-le-Blanc in Puy-de-Dome

Visit Montaigut-le-Blanc: highlights and tourist information

To Visit  Attractions 

Montaigut-le-Blanc 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 22 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Montaigut-le-Blanc is 368 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Floret at 4 km and Saint-Nectaire at 7 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

You can also

Montaigut-le-Blanc, 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 Montaigut-le-Blanc 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 Montaigut-le-Blanc

Markets in and near Montaigut-le-Blanc

  • Champeix: market Friday (3km)
  • Saint-Nectaire: market Sunday - seasonal market only (8km)
  • Murol: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Issoire: market Saturday (13km)
  • Vic-le-Comte: market Thursday (14km)
  • Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise: market Monday (15km)
  • Aubiere: market Sunday (18km)
  • Cournon-d'Auvergne: market Thursday & Saturday & Friday (19km)
  • Chamalieres: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (21km)
  • Clermont-Ferrand: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday (21km)

More information about Montaigut-le-Blanc, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Montaigut-le-Blanc, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (14km)
  • Aulteribe Chateau (38km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (8km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (9km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (13km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (20km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (23km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (24km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (25km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (30km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (36km)
  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (37km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (40km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (12km)
  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (13km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (16km)
  • Jardins de Cordès (22km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (27km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac Pavin (19km)
  • Lac du Guery (21km)
  • Puy de Sancy (22km)
  • Banne d'Ordanche (25km)
  • Signal du Luguet (29km)
  • Bois Noirs (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Massiac (38km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Montaigut-le-Blanc

Canton: Champeix

Arrondissement: Issoire

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

Postcode: 63320

Distance to Montaigut-le-Blanc

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 368 km

from Calais: 603 km

from Nice: 391 km

from Bordeaux: 299 km

from Strasbourg: 485 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Montaigut-le-Blanc from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Champeix, Chidrac, Clemensat, Creste, Grandeyrolles, La Sauvetat, Ludesse, Meilhaud, Neschers, Olloix, Plauzat, Saint-Cirgues-sur-Couze, Saint-Diery, Saint-Floret, Saint-Vincent, Saurier and Verrieres.

This page in French: Visiter Montaigut-le-Blanc