Montmorin tourism and travel guide

Photo of Montmorin in Puy-de-Dome

Photo is of Billom at 3 km from Montmorin

Visit Montmorin: highlights and tourist information

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Montmorin is situated in the Puy-de-Dome department and Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Montmorin in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Billom at 3 km and Montpeyroux at 14 km.

Montmorin, France: places to visit and attractions

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

Billom

Billom

at 3 km (direction north-west)

It is the half-timbered houses and medieval gateways that provide the charm in the...

See Billom guide
Montpeyroux

Montpeyroux

Most Beautiful Village at 14 km (direction west-south-west)

Montpeyroux is a small village now listed among the 'most beautiful in France' and...

See Montpeyroux guide
Courpiere

Courpiere

at 16 km (direction east-north-east)

Once home to Coco Chanel, Courpiere is a village in the Livradois-Forez natural park...

See Courpiere guide
Sauxillanges

Sauxillanges

at 16 km (direction south)

The principal monuments in Sauxillanges, the monastery and the castle, are not open to...

See Sauxillanges guide
 
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Usson

Usson

Most Beautiful Village at 19 km (direction south)

One of the least developed of the 'most beautiful villages in France' (a good...

See Usson guide
Issoire

Issoire

at 19 km (direction south-west)

Best known for its romanesque church, Issoire is a very pleasant and unspoiled town...

See Issoire guide
Saint-Saturnin

Saint-Saturnin

Most Beautiful Village at 21 km (direction west)

With ancient narrow streets, an imposing church and its position on the side of...

See Saint-Saturnin guide
Olliergues

Olliergues

at 22 km (direction east)

Olliergues is a small village with an unspoiled historic centre in the Livradois-Forez naturel...

See Olliergues guide
Clermont-Ferrand basilica

Clermont-Ferrand basilica

Church at 23 km (direction west-north-west)

The basilica of Notre-Dame-du-Port in Clermont-Ferrand is one of the most important romanesque churches...

See Clermont-Ferrand basilica guide
Thiers

Thiers

at 23 km (direction north-east)

Not always considered a tourist destination, Thouars actually has a facscinating historical centre with...

See Thiers guide
Clermont-Ferrand

Clermont-Ferrand

at 24 km (direction west-north-west)

The Cathédrale Notre-Dame-de-l'Assomption, in sombre black lava stone, dominates the historic centre of Clermont-Ferrand...

See Clermont-Ferrand guide
Saint-Floret

Saint-Floret

Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction west-south-west)

The tiny village of Saint-Floret with its ruined castle and frescoes is now listed...

See Saint-Floret guide
Mozac

Mozac

at 29 km (direction west-north-west)

The interesting Abbey of Saint-Pierre in Mozac combines early roman elements and later gothic...

See Mozac guide
Riom

Riom

at 29 km (direction north-west)

The quiet regional town of Riom has several monuments of historical importance to see...

See Riom guide

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Markets in and near Montmorin

  • Billom: market Monday (4km)
  • Vic-le-Comte: market Thursday (11km)
  • Cournon-d'Auvergne: market Thursday & Saturday & Friday (13km)
  • Pont-du-Chateau: market Thursday (14km)
  • Lempdes: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Lezoux: market Saturday (15km)
  • Courpiere: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Issoire: market Saturday (19km)
  • Aubiere: market Sunday (20km)
  • Champeix: market Friday (21km)

More information about Montmorin, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Montmorin, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Aulteribe Chateau (14km)
  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (28km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (19km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (22km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (22km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (25km)
  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (25km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (27km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (30km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (32km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (40km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (44km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (19km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (20km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (20km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (26km)
  • Parc du domaine royal de Randan (36km)
  • Jardins de Cordès (40km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bois Noirs (28km)
  • Col des Pradeaux (42km)
  • Lac du Guery (43km)
  • Lac Pavin (43km)
  • Puy de Sancy (46km)
  • Signal du Luguet (49km)

Towns of Art and history

 
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Geography and distances

Montmorin is in the southern-centre of France at 24 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Montmorin is 360 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Montmorin

Canton: Billom

Arrondissement: Clermont-Ferrand

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 63160

Distance to Montmorin

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 24 km

from Paris: 360 km

from Calais: 595 km

from Nice: 380 km

from Bordeaux: 322 km

from Strasbourg: 462 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Billom, Bongheat, Chas, Egliseneuve-Pres-Billom, Fayet-le-Chateau, Isserteaux, Mauzun, Pignols, Saint-Julien-de-Coppel and Salledes.

This page in French: Visiter Montmorin