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Saint-Georges-d'Aurac tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Lavaudieu at 14 km from Saint-Georges-d'Aurac

Visit Saint-Georges-d'Aurac: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Georges-d'Aurac is situated in the Haute-Loire department and Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region.

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

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Saint-Georges-d'Aurac, 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-Georges-d'Aurac in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

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



Most Beautiful Village at 14 km (direction north-west)

Lavaoudieu is listed among the most beautiful villages in France,...

See Lavaudieu guide


at 14 km (direction east-north-east)

Be sure to climb to the castle above Allegre to see the...

See Allegre guide


at 20 km (direction north-west)

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

See Brioude guide
La Chaise-Dieu

La Chaise-Dieu

at 22 km (direction north-east)

The church, cloisters and Danse Macabre fresco in the abbey are the...

See La Chaise-Dieu guide


at 29 km (direction north-west)

The cobbled streets of Auzon wind up the hill...

See Auzon guide
Le Puy-en-Velay

Le Puy-en-Velay

at 30 km (direction east-south-east)

The town of Le Puy-en-Velay is very interesting to visit and an...

See Le Puy-en-Velay guide


Most Beautiful Village at 34 km (direction west-north-west)

There are a remarkable number of sites of interest...

See Blesle guide


at 38 km (direction west-south-west), in the Cantal department

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

See Saint-Flour guide


Most Beautiful Village at 44 km (direction north-north-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

One of the least developed of the 'most beautiful villages in France'...

See Usson guide


Most Beautiful Village at 44 km (direction south-east)

Arlempdes is a very small village but the character of the...

See Arlempdes guide


at 46 km (direction north-north-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

The principal monuments in Sauxillanges, the monastery and the castle, are...

See Sauxillanges guide


at 46 km (direction north-north-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

The quiet town of Ambert in the Natural Regional Park of...

See Ambert guide


at 49 km (direction north-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

Best known for its romanesque church, Issoire is a very pleasant...

See Issoire guide


Most Beautiful Village at 51 km (direction south-east)

Both the picturesque historic village centre and the lovely...

See Pradelles guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Haute-Loire

Map of places to visit near Saint-Georges-d'Aurac


Markets in and near Saint-Georges-d'Aurac

  • Paulhaguet: market Monday (6km)
  • Langeac: market Tuesday & Thursday & (7km)
  • Allegre: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Brioude: market Saturday (19km)
  • La Chaise-Dieu: market Thursday & Sunday (22km)
  • Champagnac-le-Vieux: market Friday (22km)
  • Polignac: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Massiac: market Tuesday (29km)
  • Le Puy-en-Velay: market Wednesday & Saturday (30km)
  • Chadrac: market Sunday (30km)

More information about Saint-Georges-d'Aurac, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Saint-Georges-d'Aurac, France

What to do at Saint-Georges-d'Aurac? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Saint-Georges-d'Aurac.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (45km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (19km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (20km)
  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Saint-Paulien) (22km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (34km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (36km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Julien (Saint-Julien-Chapteuil) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de l’écomusée (41km)
  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (49km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Mouchet (24km)
  • Lac du Bouchet (34km)
  • Cascade de la Beaume (36km)
  • Bois Noirs (42km)
  • Col des Pradeaux (47km)
  • Signal du Luguet (48km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Massiac (29km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de bisons d'Europe de Sainte-Eulalie (40km)

Geography and distances

Saint-Georges-d'Aurac is in the southern-centre of France at 30 kilometres from Le Puy-en-Velay, the department capital (general information: Saint-Georges-d'Aurac is 421 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Georges-d'Aurac

Canton: Paulhaguet

Arrondissement: Brioude

Department: Haute-Loire

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 43230

Distance to Saint-Georges-d'Aurac

from Le Puy-en-Velay (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 421 km

from Calais: 656 km

from Nice: 337 km

from Bordeaux: 326 km

from Strasbourg: 497 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Georges-d'Aurac from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cerzat, Chavaniac-Lafayette, Couteuges, Mazeyrat-d'Allier, Paulhaguet, Sainte-Marguerite, Salzuit and Vissac-Auteyrac.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Georges-d'Aurac

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