Pradiers tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Parc des Volcans at 15 km from Pradiers

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Pradiers is situated in the Cantal department and Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Pradiers in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Parc des Volcans at 15 km and Blesle at 20 km.

Pradiers, France: places to visit and attractions

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

Parc des Volcans

Parc des Volcans

Scenery at 15 km (direction north-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

The Natural Regional Park of the Volcanoes is a beautiful region of...

See Parc des Volcans guide


Most Beautiful Village at 20 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haute-Loire department

There are a remarkable number of sites of interest in the small...

See Blesle guide


at 21 km (direction west)

After exploring the town and church in Riom-es-Montagnes be sure to follow...

See Riom-es-Montagnes guide


at 29 km (direction south-east)

Although built in rather sombre granite, we found lots of interesting sights...

See Saint-Flour guide


Castle at 34 km (direction south-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

The highlight of a visit to Murol is the Chateau de Murol...

See Murol guide


Most Beautiful Village at 34 km (direction north-north-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

The tiny village of Saint-Floret with its ruined castle and frescoes is...

See Saint-Floret guide


at 35 km (direction north-north-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

It is the impressive roman architecture of the Church of St-Nectaire-le-Haut that...

See Saint-Nectaire guide


at 35 km (direction north-north-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

Mont-Dore is well placed to explore the scenic splendours of the area...

See Mont-Dore guide


at 36 km (direction east), in the Haute-Loire department

Brioude is most visited for the Basilica Saint-Julien, the largest romanesque church...

See Brioude guide


Most Beautiful Village at 37 km (direction west-south-west)

Salers, listed as a 'most beautiful village in France' is very lovely...

See Salers guide


at 37 km (direction west-south-west)

Fontanges is a small village in the Monts du Cantal region at...

See Fontanges guide


at 38 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haute-Loire department

The cobbled streets of Auzon wind up the hill from the river,...

See Auzon guide
Chateau de Val

Chateau de Val

Castle at 38 km (direction west-north-west)

The Chateau de Val is an impressive medieval castle on the edge...

See Chateau de Val guide
La Bourboule

La Bourboule

at 38 km (direction north-north-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

La Bourboule is one of the most impressive of the belle-epoque spa...

See La Bourboule guide

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Markets in and near Pradiers

  • Marcenat: market Friday - seasonal market only (9km)
  • Massiac: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Valuejols: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise: market Monday (27km)
  • Murol: market Wednesday (34km)
  • Sainte-Florine: market Sunday (34km)
  • Mont-Dore: market Friday all day (35km)
  • Brassac-les-Mines: market Sunday (35km)
  • Saint-Nectaire: market Sunday - seasonal market only (36km)
  • Brioude: market Saturday (36km)

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Tourist attractions near Pradiers, France

What to do at Pradiers? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Pradiers.

Grand sites of France

  • Puy Mary (26km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (31km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (20km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (34km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (36km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (37km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (40km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Verger de Déduit (39km)
  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (40km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Signal du Luguet (9km)
  • Lac Pavin (25km)
  • Plomb du Cantal (27km)
  • Puy Griou (27km)
  • Cascade de Liadouze (29km)
  • Puy de Sancy (30km)
  • Lac du Guery (39km)
  • Banne d'Ordanche (40km)
  • Mont Mouchet (48km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Salins (42km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Massiac (21km)

Geography and distances

Pradiers is in the southern-centre of France at 54 kilometres from Aurillac, the department capital (general information: Pradiers is 401 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Pradiers

Canton: Allanche

Arrondissement: Saint-Flour

Department: Cantal

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 15160

Distance to Pradiers

from Aurillac (prefecture): 54 km

from Paris: 401 km

from Calais: 636 km

from Nice: 386 km

from Bordeaux: 279 km

from Strasbourg: 519 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Allanche, Landeyrat, Vernols and Veze.

This page in French: Visiter Pradiers