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Saint-Jean-de-Nay tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Allegre at 15 km from Saint-Jean-de-Nay

Visit Saint-Jean-de-Nay: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Jean-de-Nay is situated in the Haute-Loire department and Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Allegre at 15 km and Le Puy-en-Velay at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Jean-de-Nay, 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-Jean-de-Nay in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

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

Allegre

Allegre

at 15 km (direction )

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

See Allegre guide
Le Puy-en-Velay

Le Puy-en-Velay

at 15 km (direction east)

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

See Le Puy-en-Velay guide
La Chaise-Dieu

La Chaise-Dieu

at 28 km (direction east)

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

See La Chaise-Dieu guide
Lavaudieu

Lavaudieu

Most Beautiful Village at 29 km (direction north-west)

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

See Lavaudieu guide
 
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Arlempdes

Arlempdes

Most Beautiful Village at 29 km (direction south-east)

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

See Arlempdes guide
Brioude

Brioude

at 35 km (direction north-west)

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

See Brioude guide
Pradelles

Pradelles

Most Beautiful Village at 36 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Pradelles guide
Auzon

Auzon

at 44 km (direction north-west)

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

See Auzon guide
Saint-Flour

Saint-Flour

at 48 km (direction west), in the Cantal department

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

See Saint-Flour guide
Blesle

Blesle

Most Beautiful Village at 50 km (direction west-north-west)

There are a remarkable number of sites of interest in the small...

See Blesle guide
Aumont Aubrac

Aumont Aubrac

at 50 km (direction south-west), in the Lozere department

Not perhaps a major destination but Aumont-Aubrac is pleasant...

See Aumont Aubrac guide
Thueyts

Thueyts

at 60 km (direction south-east), in the Ardeche department

Thueyts is more 'renovated' than many of the Ardeche 'villages...

See Thueyts guide
Meyras

Meyras

at 62 km (direction south-east), in the Ardeche department

Smaller than many of the Ardeche villages, you will see an...

See Meyras guide
Jaujac

Jaujac

at 65 km (direction south-east), in the Ardeche department

The most unusual characteristic in Jaujac is the deep...

See Jaujac guide

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

Map of places to visit near Saint-Jean-de-Nay

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Markets in and near Saint-Jean-de-Nay

  • Polignac: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Allegre: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Le Puy-en-Velay: market Wednesday & Saturday (15km)
  • Chadrac: market Sunday (16km)
  • Langeac: market Tuesday & Thursday & (16km)
  • Brives-Charensac: market Friday (17km)
  • Coubon: market Sunday (19km)
  • Paulhaguet: market Monday (21km)
  • Blavozy: market Sunday (22km)
  • Costaros: market Monday (23km)

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Tourist attractions near Saint-Jean-de-Nay, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Saint-Paulien) (14km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Julien (Saint-Julien-Chapteuil) (28km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (34km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (35km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (50km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de l’écomusée (41km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac du Bouchet (19km)
  • Cascade de la Beaume (21km)
  • Mont Mouchet (28km)
  • Mont Gerbier de Jonc (48km)
  • Cascade du Ray-Pic (55km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de bisons d'Europe de Sainte-Eulalie (34km)
 
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Geography and distances

Saint-Jean-de-Nay is in the southern-centre of France at 15 kilometres from Le Puy-en-Velay, the department capital (general information: Saint-Jean-de-Nay is 433 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Jean-de-Nay

Canton: Loudes

Arrondissement: Puy-en-Velay

Department: Haute-Loire

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 43320

Distance to Saint-Jean-de-Nay

from Le Puy-en-Velay (prefecture): 15 km

from Paris: 433 km

from Calais: 668 km

from Nice: 322 km

from Bordeaux: 337 km

from Strasbourg: 498 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Jean-de-Nay from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chaspuzac, Le Vernet, Loudes, Saint-Berain, Siaugues-Sainte-Marie, Vazeilles-Limandre and Vergezac.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Jean-de-Nay

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