Polignac tourism and travel guide

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Visit Polignac: highlights and tourist information

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Polignac 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 4 kilometres from Le Puy-en-Velay, the department capital (general information: Polignac is 436 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Puy-en-Velay at 4 km and Allegre at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Polignac, 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 Polignac 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 Polignac

Markets in and near Polignac

Market days in Polignac: weekly market: Wednesday;

  • Polignac: market Wednesday (0km)
  • Chadrac: market Sunday (4km)
  • Le Puy-en-Velay: market Wednesday & Saturday (4km)
  • Brives-Charensac: market Friday (5km)
  • Coubon: market Sunday (9km)
  • Blavozy: market Sunday (9km)
  • Rosieres: market Saturday (12km)
  • Lantriac: market Sunday (14km)
  • Saint-Julien-Chapteuil: market Monday (16km)
  • Le Monastier-sur-Gazeille: market Tuesday (18km)

More information about Polignac, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Polignac, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Monts d'Ardeche (52km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Saint-Paulien) (11km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Julien (Saint-Julien-Chapteuil) (15km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (45km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (45km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (58km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de l’écomusée (36km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade de la Beaume (14km)
  • Lac du Bouchet (19km)
  • Mont Gerbier de Jonc (38km)
  • Mont Mouchet (40km)
  • Cascade du Ray-Pic (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de bisons d'Europe de Sainte-Eulalie (42km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Polignac

Canton: Puy-en-Velay-Nord

Arrondissement: Puy-en-Velay

Department: Haute-Loire

Region: Auvergne

Postcode: 43770

Distance to Polignac

from Le Puy-en-Velay (prefecture): 4 km

from Paris: 436 km

from Calais: 670 km

from Nice: 311 km

from Bordeaux: 350 km

from Strasbourg: 490 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aiguilhe, Blanzac, Borne, Brives-Charensac, Ceyssac, Chadrac, Espaly-Saint-Marcel, Le Monteil, Le Puy-en-Velay, Saint-Vidal and Vals-Pres-le-Puy.

This page in French: Visiter Polignac