Saint-Georges-Lagricol tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of La Chaise-Dieu at 15 km from Saint-Georges-Lagricol

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Saint-Georges-Lagricol is situated in the Haute-Loire 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 Saint-Georges-Lagricol in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include La Chaise-Dieu at 15 km and Allegre at 17 km.

Saint-Georges-Lagricol, France: places to visit and attractions

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

La Chaise-Dieu

La Chaise-Dieu

at 15 km (direction west)

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

See La Chaise-Dieu guide


at 17 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Allegre guide
Le Puy-en-Velay

Le Puy-en-Velay

at 28 km (direction south)

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

See Le Puy-en-Velay guide


at 30 km (direction north-north-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

The quiet town of Ambert in the Natural Regional Park of Livradois-Forez...

See Ambert guide


Most Beautiful Village at 34 km (direction west)

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

See Lavaudieu guide


Most Beautiful Village at 39 km (direction east), in the Loire department

Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez, now a 'most beautiful village in France' is unusual because it...

See Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez guide


at 39 km (direction west)

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

See Brioude guide


at 42 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Auzon guide


at 42 km (direction east-north-east), in the Loire department

Originally an industrial town, regeneration of the Place Jean Jaures, the cathedral...

See Saint-Etienne guide


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

Olliergues is a small village with an unspoiled historic centre in the...

See Olliergues guide


Most Beautiful Village at 48 km (direction south)

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

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

The principal monuments in Sauxillanges, the monastery and the castle, are not...

See Sauxillanges guide


Most Beautiful Village at 50 km (direction west-north-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

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

See Usson guide


at 57 km (direction west-north-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

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

See Issoire guide

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Markets in and near Saint-Georges-Lagricol

  • Craponne-sur-Arzon: market Saturday & (5km)
  • Saint-Pal-de-Chalencon: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Usson-en-Forez: market Sunday (11km)
  • La Chaise-Dieu: market Thursday & Sunday (15km)
  • Retournac: market Wednesday & (15km)
  • Bas-en-Basset: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Allegre: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Arlanc: market Monday (18km)
  • Rosieres: market Saturday (20km)
  • Saint-Bonnet-le-Chateau: market Friday (20km)

More information about Saint-Georges-Lagricol, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Saint-Georges-Lagricol, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Saint-Paulien) (16km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Julien (Saint-Julien-Chapteuil) (31km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (39km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (41km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de l’écomusée (11km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Col des Pradeaux (26km)
  • Bois Noirs (33km)
  • Cascade de la Beaume (39km)
  • Lac du Bouchet (44km)
  • Mont Mouchet (54km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Saint-Georges-Lagricol is in the southern-centre of France at 28 kilometres from Le Puy-en-Velay, the department capital (general information: Saint-Georges-Lagricol is 413 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Georges-Lagricol

Canton: Craponne-sur-Arzon

Arrondissement: Puy-en-Velay

Department: Haute-Loire

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 43500

Distance to Saint-Georges-Lagricol

from Le Puy-en-Velay (prefecture): 28 km

from Paris: 413 km

from Calais: 646 km

from Nice: 321 km

from Bordeaux: 354 km

from Strasbourg: 469 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaune-sur-Arzon, Chomelix, Craponne-sur-Arzon, Saint-Julien-d'Ance and Saint-Pierre-du-Champ.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Georges-Lagricol