Mozac tourism and travel guide

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Visit Mozac: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: The interesting Abbey of Saint-Pierre in Mozac combines early roman elements and later gothic elements

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Mozac. For detailed visitor information see the Mozac travel guide.

Mozac 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 12 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Mozac is 334 kilometres from Paris).

Tourist classifications for Mozac include "town of art and history".

Popular places to visit nearby include Volvic at 5 km and Clermont-Ferrand at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Mozac, 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 Mozac in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Mozac

Markets in and near Mozac

  • Riom: market Wednesday & Saturday (2km)
  • Cebazat: market Thursday & Sunday (7km)
  • Gerzat: market Sunday (9km)
  • Clermont-Ferrand: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday (13km)
  • Chamalieres: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (13km)
  • Pont-du-Chateau: market Thursday (16km)
  • Aubiere: market Sunday (16km)
  • Lempdes: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Maringues: market Monday (18km)
  • Cournon-d'Auvergne: market Thursday & Saturday & Friday (19km)

More information about Mozac, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Mozac, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Aulteribe Chateau (34km)
  • Chareil-Cintrat Chateau (43km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (3km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (11km)
  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (11km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (15km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (26km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (29km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Blanzat (7km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (18km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (22km)
  • Parc du domaine royal de Randan (25km)
  • Jardins de Cordès (30km)
  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (41km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt des Colettes (33km)
  • Lac du Guery (37km)
  • Banne d'Ordanche (40km)
  • Puy de Sancy (46km)
  • Lac Pavin (47km)
  • Bois Noirs (58km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Riom (1km)
  • Marsat (2km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Mozac

Canton: Riom-Ouest

Arrondissement: Riom

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 63200

Distance to Mozac

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 12 km

from Paris: 334 km

from Calais: 570 km

from Nice: 410 km

from Bordeaux: 310 km

from Strasbourg: 461 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cellule, Chateaugay, Chatelguyon, Davayat, Enval, Malauzat, Marsat, Menetrol, Pessat-Villeneuve, Riom, Saint-Bonnet-Pres-Riom, Volvic and Yssac-la-Tourette.

This page in French: Visiter Mozac