Pontgibaud tourism and travel guide

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Visit Pontgibaud: highlights and tourist information

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Pontgibaud 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: Pontgibaud is 338 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Puy de Dome at 11 km and Volvic at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Pontgibaud, 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 Pontgibaud 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 Pontgibaud

Markets in and near Pontgibaud

  • Chamalieres: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (18km)
  • Clermont-Ferrand: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday (19km)
  • Cebazat: market Thursday & Sunday (19km)
  • Riom: market Wednesday & Saturday (21km)
  • Aubiere: market Sunday (22km)
  • Gerzat: market Sunday (23km)
  • Lempdes: market Tuesday (28km)
  • La Bourboule: market Saturday (29km)
  • Cournon-d'Auvergne: market Thursday & Saturday & Friday (29km)
  • Mont-Dore: market Friday all day (29km)

More information about Pontgibaud, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Pontgibaud, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (48km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (15km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (17km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (21km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (23km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (27km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (28km)
  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (45km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (58km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Cordès (17km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (18km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (23km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (25km)
  • Parc du domaine royal de Randan (44km)
  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (45km)
  • Jardin de la Ganille (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac du Guery (25km)
  • Banne d'Ordanche (26km)
  • Puy de Sancy (34km)
  • Lac Pavin (38km)
  • Forêt des Colettes (39km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Pontgibaud

Canton: Pontgibaud

Arrondissement: Riom

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 63230

Distance to Pontgibaud

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 19 km

from Paris: 338 km

from Calais: 573 km

from Nice: 422 km

from Bordeaux: 290 km

from Strasbourg: 480 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bromont-Lamothe, Mazaye, Montfermy, Pulverieres, Saint-Ours and Saint-Pierre-le-Chastel.

This page in French: Visiter Pontgibaud