Plauzat tourism and travel guide

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Visit Plauzat: highlights and tourist information

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Plauzat 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 19 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Plauzat is 365 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Montpeyroux at 4 km and Saint-Saturnin at 6 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Plauzat, 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 Plauzat 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 Plauzat

Markets in and near Plauzat

  • Champeix: market Friday (4km)
  • Vic-le-Comte: market Thursday (8km)
  • Issoire: market Saturday (12km)
  • Saint-Nectaire: market Sunday - seasonal market only (13km)
  • Cournon-d'Auvergne: market Thursday & Saturday & Friday (14km)
  • Aubiere: market Sunday (15km)
  • Lempdes: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Murol: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Clermont-Ferrand: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday (18km)
  • Chamalieres: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (18km)

More information about Plauzat, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Plauzat, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (17km)
  • Aulteribe Chateau (32km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (7km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (12km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (14km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (18km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (20km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (24km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (25km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (32km)
  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (32km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (34km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (41km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (9km)
  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (12km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (13km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (24km)
  • Jardins de Cordès (25km)
  • Parc du domaine royal de Randan (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac Pavin (25km)
  • Lac du Guery (25km)
  • Puy de Sancy (28km)
  • Banne d'Ordanche (29km)
  • Signal du Luguet (34km)
  • Bois Noirs (39km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Massiac (41km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Plauzat

Canton: Veyre-Monton

Arrondissement: Clermont-Ferrand

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 63730

Distance to Plauzat

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 19 km

from Paris: 365 km

from Calais: 600 km

from Nice: 389 km

from Bordeaux: 304 km

from Strasbourg: 479 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Authezat, Chadeleuf, Champeix, Corent, Coudes, La Sauvetat, Ludesse, Montaigut-le-Blanc, Montpeyroux, Neschers, Saint-Amant-Tallende, Saint-Sandoux, Saint-Saturnin, Sauvagnat-Sainte-Marthe and Tallende.

This page in French: Visiter Plauzat