Saint-Bonnet-le-Chastel tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Bonnet-le-Chastel: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Bonnet-le-Chastel 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 57 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Saint-Bonnet-le-Chastel is 391 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Ambert at 14 km and La Chaise-Dieu at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Bonnet-le-Chastel, 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 Saint-Bonnet-le-Chastel 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 Saint-Bonnet-le-Chastel

Markets in and near Saint-Bonnet-le-Chastel

  • Arlanc: market Monday (8km)
  • Ambert: market Thursday (14km)
  • Champagnac-le-Vieux: market Friday (15km)
  • La Chaise-Dieu: market Thursday & Sunday (15km)
  • Craponne-sur-Arzon: market Saturday & (21km)
  • Brassac-les-Mines: market Sunday (24km)
  • Usson-en-Forez: market Sunday (25km)
  • Sainte-Florine: market Sunday (25km)
  • Brioude: market Saturday (26km)
  • Saint-Pal-de-Chalencon: market Wednesday (27km)

More information about Saint-Bonnet-le-Chastel, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Saint-Bonnet-le-Chastel, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Saint-Bonnet-le-Chastel.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (35km)
  • Aulteribe Chateau (38km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (23km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (26km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Saint-Paulien) (35km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (39km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (49km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de l’écomusée (25km)
  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (32km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (50km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (52km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (61km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bois Noirs (9km)
  • Col des Pradeaux (18km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Massiac (41km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Bonnet-le-Chastel

Canton: Saint-Germain-l'Herm

Arrondissement: Ambert

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 63630

Distance to Saint-Bonnet-le-Chastel

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 57 km

from Paris: 391 km

from Calais: 626 km

from Nice: 347 km

from Bordeaux: 337 km

from Strasbourg: 467 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Bonnet-le-Chastel from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chambon-sur-Dolore, Doranges, Novacelles and Saint-Bonnet-le-Bourg.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Bonnet-le-Chastel