Saint-Herent tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Herent: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Herent 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-Herent is 383 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Floret at 11 km and Issoire at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Herent, 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-Herent 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-Herent

Markets in and near Saint-Herent

  • Issoire: market Saturday (12km)
  • Sainte-Florine: market Sunday (14km)
  • Champeix: market Friday (15km)
  • Brassac-les-Mines: market Sunday (15km)
  • Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise: market Monday (18km)
  • Saint-Nectaire: market Sunday - seasonal market only (19km)
  • Murol: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Vic-le-Comte: market Thursday (22km)
  • Massiac: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Brioude: market Saturday (26km)

More information about Saint-Herent, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Saint-Herent, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (3km)
  • Aulteribe Chateau (44km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (12km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (15km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (16km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (21km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (23km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (26km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (27km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (35km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (36km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (38km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (12km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (27km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (31km)
  • Jardins de Cordès (35km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (42km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Signal du Luguet (19km)
  • Lac Pavin (21km)
  • Puy de Sancy (27km)
  • Lac du Guery (31km)
  • Banne d'Ordanche (34km)
  • Bois Noirs (39km)
  • Plomb du Cantal (54km)
  • Puy Griou (55km)
  • Cascade de Liadouze (57km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Massiac (23km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Herent

Canton: Ardes

Arrondissement: Issoire

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

Postcode: 63340

Distance to Saint-Herent

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 383 km

from Calais: 618 km

from Nice: 380 km

from Bordeaux: 300 km

from Strasbourg: 492 km

Getting here

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

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Antoingt, Augnat, Bergonne, Boudes, Chalus, Chassagne, Collanges, Dauzat-sur-Vodable, Gignat, La Chapelle-Marcousse, Madriat, Mareugheol, Rentieres, Saint-Gervazy, Ternant-les-Eaux, Villeneuve-Lembron and Vodable.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Herent