Saint-Jean-Des-Ollieres tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Jean-Des-Ollieres: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Jean-Des-Ollieres 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 31 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Saint-Jean-Des-Ollieres is 366 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Billom at 11 km and Sauxillanges at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Jean-Des-Ollieres, 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-Des-Ollieres 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-Jean-Des-Ollieres

Markets in and near Saint-Jean-Des-Ollieres

  • Billom: market Monday (12km)
  • Vic-le-Comte: market Thursday (15km)
  • Courpiere: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Issoire: market Saturday (18km)
  • Lezoux: market Saturday (21km)
  • Cournon-d'Auvergne: market Thursday & Saturday & Friday (21km)
  • Pont-du-Chateau: market Thursday (23km)
  • Lempdes: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Champeix: market Friday (25km)
  • Thiers: market Thursday & Saturday (25km)

More information about Saint-Jean-Des-Ollieres, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Saint-Jean-Des-Ollieres, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Aulteribe Chateau (15km)
  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (27km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (18km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (23km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (27km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (33km)
  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (33km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (36km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (38km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (39km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (42km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (18km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (27km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (28km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (35km)
  • Parc du domaine royal de Randan (42km)
  • Jardin de l’écomusée (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bois Noirs (20km)
  • Col des Pradeaux (35km)
  • Lac Pavin (46km)
  • Signal du Luguet (49km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Massiac (48km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Jean-Des-Ollieres

Canton: Saint-Dier-d'Auvergne

Arrondissement: Clermont-Ferrand

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 63520

Distance to Saint-Jean-Des-Ollieres

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 31 km

from Paris: 366 km

from Calais: 601 km

from Nice: 372 km

from Bordeaux: 327 km

from Strasbourg: 462 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Auzelles, Brousse, Estandeuil, Fayet-le-Chateau, Isserteaux, Saint-Dier-d'Auvergne and Sugeres.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Jean-Des-Ollieres