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Rochefort-Montagne tourism and travel guide

Photo of Rochefort-Montagne in Puy-de-Dome

Photo is of Orcival at 3 km from Rochefort-Montagne

Visit Rochefort-Montagne: highlights and tourist information

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Rochefort-Montagne is situated in the Puy-de-Dome department and Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Orcival at 3 km and La Bourboule at 12 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Rochefort-Montagne, 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 Rochefort-Montagne in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

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



at 3 km (direction east)

Orcival is home to one of the most important roman style churches...

See Orcival guide
La Bourboule

La Bourboule

at 12 km (direction south-west)

La Bourboule is one of the most impressive of the...

See La Bourboule guide


at 12 km (direction south)

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

See Mont-Dore guide
Puy de Dome

Puy de Dome

at 16 km (direction east-north-east)

Puy-de-Dome is the most famous, and most accessible of the Auvergne volcanoes...

See Puy de Dome guide


Castle at 16 km (direction south-east)

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

See Murol guide


at 19 km (direction east-south-east)

It is the impressive roman architecture of the Church...

See Saint-Nectaire guide


Most Beautiful Village at 23 km (direction east)

With ancient narrow streets, an imposing church and its position...

See Saint-Saturnin guide


at 24 km (direction east-north-east)

The Cathédrale Notre-Dame-de-l'Assomption, in sombre black lava stone, dominates the...

See Clermont-Ferrand guide
Clermont-Ferrand basilica

Clermont-Ferrand basilica

Church at 25 km (direction east-north-east)

The basilica of Notre-Dame-du-Port in Clermont-Ferrand is one of the most important...

See Clermont-Ferrand basilica guide


at 28 km (direction north-east)

One of the most famous bottled waters in the world...

See Volvic guide


Most Beautiful Village at 28 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Saint-Floret guide


at 30 km (direction north-east)

The interesting Abbey of Saint-Pierre in Mozac combines early...

See Mozac guide


Most Beautiful Village at 32 km (direction east)

Montpeyroux is a small village now listed among the 'most...

See Montpeyroux guide


at 33 km (direction north-east)

The quiet regional town of Riom has several monuments...

See Riom guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Puy-de-Dome

Map of places to visit near Rochefort-Montagne


Markets in and near Rochefort-Montagne

  • La Bourboule: market Saturday (12km)
  • Mont-Dore: market Friday all day (12km)
  • Murol: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Saint-Nectaire: market Sunday - seasonal market only (18km)
  • Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise: market Monday (22km)
  • Chamalieres: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (23km)
  • Clermont-Ferrand: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday (24km)
  • Aubiere: market Sunday (25km)
  • Champeix: market Friday (27km)
  • Cebazat: market Thursday & Sunday (28km)

More information about Rochefort-Montagne, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Rochefort-Montagne, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (38km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (4km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (16km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (21km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (22km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (27km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (38km)
  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (42km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (49km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (50km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (63km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Cordès (3km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (23km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (24km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (27km)
  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (38km)
  • Jardin de la Ganille (41km)
  • Parc-arboretum de Neuvic d'Ussel (53km)
  • Parc du domaine royal de Randan (57km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac du Guery (8km)
  • Banne d'Ordanche (9km)
  • Puy de Sancy (17km)
  • Lac Pavin (22km)
  • Signal du Luguet (41km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Rochefort-Montagne is in the southern-centre of France at 24 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Rochefort-Montagne is 354 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Rochefort-Montagne

Canton: Rochefort-Montagne

Arrondissement: Clermont-Ferrand

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 63210

Distance to Rochefort-Montagne

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 24 km

from Paris: 354 km

from Calais: 590 km

from Nice: 416 km

from Bordeaux: 281 km

from Strasbourg: 494 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Rochefort-Montagne from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Heume-l'Eglise, Laqueuille, Orcival, Perpezat, Saint-Bonnet-Pres-Orcival, Saint-Pierre-Roche and Vernines.

This page in French: Visiter Rochefort-Montagne

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