Prades tourism and travel guide

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Visit Prades: highlights and tourist information

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Prades 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 23 kilometres from Le Puy-en-Velay, the department capital (general information: Prades is 436 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Allegre at 21 km and Le Puy-en-Velay at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Prades, 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 Prades 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 Prades

Markets in and near Prades

  • Langeac: market Tuesday & Thursday & (11km)
  • Allegre: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Paulhaguet: market Monday (21km)
  • Polignac: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Le Puy-en-Velay: market Wednesday & Saturday (23km)
  • Chadrac: market Sunday (24km)
  • Costaros: market Monday (25km)
  • Brives-Charensac: market Friday (25km)
  • Coubon: market Sunday (26km)
  • Landos: market Tuesday (28km)

More information about Prades, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Prades, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Saint-Paulien) (23km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (32km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (34km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Julien (Saint-Julien-Chapteuil) (36km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de l’écomusée (49km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Mouchet (18km)
  • Lac du Bouchet (20km)
  • Cascade de la Beaume (25km)
  • Cascade du Déroc (59km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Massiac (40km)
  • Aumont-Aubrac (42km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de bisons d'Europe de Sainte-Eulalie (27km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Prades

Canton: Langeac

Arrondissement: Brioude

Department: Haute-Loire

Region: Auvergne

Postcode: 43300

Distance to Prades

from Le Puy-en-Velay (prefecture): 23 km

from Paris: 436 km

from Calais: 671 km

from Nice: 327 km

from Bordeaux: 329 km

from Strasbourg: 506 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chanteuges, Charraix, Cubelles, Saint-Arcons-d'Allier, Saint-Berain and Saint-Julien-Des-Chazes.

This page in French: Visiter Prades