Saint-Gal-sur-Sioule tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Gal-sur-Sioule: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Gal-sur-Sioule 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 37 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Saint-Gal-sur-Sioule is 309 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Charroux at 14 km and Riom at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Gal-sur-Sioule, 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-Gal-sur-Sioule 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-Gal-sur-Sioule

Markets in and near Saint-Gal-sur-Sioule

  • Ebreuil: market Thursday (6km)
  • Bellenaves: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Gannat: market Saturday (14km)
  • Saint-Eloy-les-Mines: market Saturday (15km)
  • Montmarault: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Pionsat: market Friday (24km)
  • Riom: market Wednesday & Saturday (26km)
  • Commentry: market Friday (28km)
  • Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule: market Wednesday & Saturday (31km)
  • Bellerive-sur-Allier: market Saturday (31km)

More information about Saint-Gal-sur-Sioule, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Saint-Gal-sur-Sioule, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chareil-Cintrat Chateau (24km)
  • Aulteribe Chateau (53km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Neris-les-Bains (33km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (24km)
  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (29km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (39km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du domaine royal de Randan (29km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (32km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt des Colettes (8km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Montmarault (23km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Gal-sur-Sioule

Canton: Menat

Arrondissement: Riom

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 63440

Distance to Saint-Gal-sur-Sioule

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 309 km

from Calais: 545 km

from Nice: 429 km

from Bordeaux: 313 km

from Strasbourg: 451 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Gal-sur-Sioule from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chouvigny, Lalizolle, Marcillat, Nades, Pouzol, Saint-Quintin-sur-Sioule and Sussat.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Gal-sur-Sioule