Paulhac tourism and travel guide

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Visit Paulhac: highlights and tourist information

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Paulhac 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 51 kilometres from Le Puy-en-Velay, the department capital (general information: Paulhac is 402 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Brioude at 3 km and Lavaudieu at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Paulhac, 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 Paulhac 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 Paulhac

Markets in and near Paulhac

  • Brioude: market Saturday (3km)
  • Sainte-Florine: market Sunday (12km)
  • Brassac-les-Mines: market Sunday (12km)
  • Massiac: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Champagnac-le-Vieux: market Friday (14km)
  • Paulhaguet: market Monday (17km)
  • Langeac: market Tuesday & Thursday & (25km)
  • La Chaise-Dieu: market Thursday & Sunday (28km)
  • Issoire: market Saturday (28km)
  • Allegre: market Wednesday (31km)

More information about Paulhac, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Paulhac, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (23km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (3km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (4km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (14km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (16km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Saint-Paulien) (40km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (44km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (45km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (59km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (28km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (48km)
  • Jardins de Cordès (58km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Signal du Luguet (28km)
  • Bois Noirs (34km)
  • Mont Mouchet (36km)
  • Lac Pavin (42km)
  • Col des Pradeaux (46km)
  • Puy de Sancy (49km)
  • Lac du Guery (54km)
  • Lac du Bouchet (56km)
  • Banne d'Ordanche (56km)
  • Cascade de la Beaume (58km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Massiac (13km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Paulhac

Canton: Brioude-Nord

Arrondissement: Brioude

Department: Haute-Loire

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 43100

Distance to Paulhac

from Le Puy-en-Velay (prefecture): 51 km

from Paris: 402 km

from Calais: 638 km

from Nice: 358 km

from Bordeaux: 312 km

from Strasbourg: 495 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaumont, Bournoncle-Saint-Pierre, Brioude, Cohade, Fontannes, Saint-Geron, Saint-Laurent-Chabreuges and Vieille-Brioude.

This page in French: Visiter Paulhac