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Murat-le-Quaire tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of La Bourboule at 1 km from Murat-le-Quaire

Visit Murat-le-Quaire: highlights and tourist information

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Murat-le-Quaire is situated in the Puy-de-Dome department and Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include La Bourboule at 1 km and Mont-Dore at 6 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Murat-le-Quaire, 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 Murat-le-Quaire in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

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

La Bourboule

La Bourboule

at 1 km (direction south-east)

La Bourboule is one of the most impressive of the belle-epoque...

See La Bourboule guide


at 6 km (direction east-south-east)

Mont-Dore is well placed to explore the scenic splendours of the...

See Mont-Dore guide


at 13 km (direction north-east)

Orcival is home to one of the most important roman...

See Orcival guide


Castle at 17 km (direction east)

The highlight of a visit to Murol is the Chateau de Murol...

See Murol guide


at 21 km (direction east)

It is the impressive roman architecture of the Church...

See Saint-Nectaire guide
Chateau de Val

Chateau de Val

Castle at 25 km (direction west-south-west), in the Cantal department

The Chateau de Val is an impressive medieval castle...

See Chateau de Val guide
Parc des Volcans

Parc des Volcans

Scenery at 25 km (direction south-south-east)

The Natural Regional Park of the Volcanoes is a beautiful region...

See Parc des Volcans guide
Puy de Dome

Puy de Dome

at 27 km (direction north-east)

Puy-de-Dome is the most famous, and most accessible of the...

See Puy de Dome guide


Most Beautiful Village at 29 km (direction east)

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

See Saint-Saturnin guide


Most Beautiful Village at 30 km (direction east)

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

See Saint-Floret guide


at 34 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Clermont-Ferrand guide
Clermont-Ferrand basilica

Clermont-Ferrand basilica

Church at 34 km (direction east-north-east)

The basilica of Notre-Dame-du-Port in Clermont-Ferrand is one of the...

See Clermont-Ferrand basilica guide


at 35 km (direction south-south-west), in the Cantal department

After exploring the town and church in Riom-es-Montagnes be sure to follow...

See Riom-es-Montagnes guide


Most Beautiful Village at 37 km (direction east)

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

See Montpeyroux guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Puy-de-Dome

Map of places to visit near Murat-le-Quaire


Markets in and near Murat-le-Quaire

  • La Bourboule: market Saturday (1km)
  • Mont-Dore: market Friday all day (6km)
  • Murol: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise: market Monday (18km)
  • Saint-Nectaire: market Sunday - seasonal market only (20km)
  • Bort-les-Orgues: market Tuesday & Saturday (29km)
  • Champeix: market Friday (31km)
  • Chamalieres: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (33km)
  • Marcenat: market Friday - seasonal market only (33km)
  • Ussel: market Saturday (33km)

More information about Murat-le-Quaire, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Murat-le-Quaire, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (38km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (15km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (19km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (31km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (41km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (46km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (46km)
  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Cordès (13km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (30km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (32km)
  • Jardin de la Ganille (33km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (37km)
  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (41km)
  • Parc-arboretum de Neuvic d'Ussel (43km)
  • Verger de Déduit (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Banne d'Ordanche (3km)
  • Lac du Guery (7km)
  • Puy de Sancy (10km)
  • Lac Pavin (16km)
  • Signal du Luguet (35km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Massiac (53km)

Geography and distances

Murat-le-Quaire is in the southern-centre of France at 34 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Murat-le-Quaire is 363 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Murat-le-Quaire

Canton: Rochefort-Montagne

Arrondissement: Clermont-Ferrand

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 63150

Distance to Murat-le-Quaire

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 34 km

from Paris: 363 km

from Calais: 599 km

from Nice: 416 km

from Bordeaux: 273 km

from Strasbourg: 504 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Murat-le-Quaire from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Bourboule, Laqueuille, Mont-Dore and Saint-Sauves-d'Auvergne.

This page in French: Visiter Murat-le-Quaire

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