Pionsat tourism and travel guide

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Visit Pionsat: highlights and tourist information

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Pionsat 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 47 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Pionsat is 306 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Montlucon at 27 km and Charroux at 37 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Pionsat, 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 Pionsat 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 Pionsat

Markets in and near Pionsat

Market days in Pionsat: weekly market: Friday;

  • Pionsat: market Friday (0km)
  • Saint-Eloy-les-Mines: market Saturday (12km)
  • Auzances: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Neris-les-Bains: market Thursday & Sunday (20km)
  • Commentry: market Friday (20km)
  • Montlucon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day (26km)
  • Domerat: market Friday (30km)
  • Ebreuil: market Thursday (30km)
  • Montmarault: market Wednesday (31km)
  • Bellenaves: market Wednesday (32km)

More information about Pionsat, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Pionsat, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chareil-Cintrat Chateau (44km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (40km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (47km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (47km)
  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (48km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château d'Ainay-le-Vieil (43km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (43km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt des Colettes (22km)
  • Pierres Jaumetres (42km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Montmarault (31km)
  • Gouzon (36km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Pionsat

Canton: Pionsat

Arrondissement: Riom

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 63330

Distance to Pionsat

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 47 km

from Paris: 306 km

from Calais: 542 km

from Nice: 449 km

from Bordeaux: 292 km

from Strasbourg: 470 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bussieres, Gouttieres, La Cellette, Le Quartier, Saint-Fargeol, Saint-Hilaire, Saint-Maigner and Virlet.

This page in French: Visiter Pionsat