Saint-Jean-Saint-Gervais tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Jean-Saint-Gervais: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Jean-Saint-Gervais 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 47 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Saint-Jean-Saint-Gervais is 390 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Auzon at 2 km and Usson at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Jean-Saint-Gervais, 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-Saint-Gervais 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-Saint-Gervais

Markets in and near Saint-Jean-Saint-Gervais

  • Brassac-les-Mines: market Sunday (4km)
  • Sainte-Florine: market Sunday (5km)
  • Champagnac-le-Vieux: market Friday (12km)
  • Brioude: market Saturday (13km)
  • Issoire: market Saturday (18km)
  • Massiac: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Paulhaguet: market Monday (25km)
  • La Chaise-Dieu: market Thursday & Sunday (27km)
  • Arlanc: market Monday (27km)
  • Champeix: market Friday (27km)

More information about Saint-Jean-Saint-Gervais, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Saint-Jean-Saint-Gervais, 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-Saint-Gervais.

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (16km)
  • Aulteribe Chateau (41km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (5km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (13km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (16km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (17km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (19km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (36km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Saint-Paulien) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (47km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (47km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (18km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (38km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (41km)
  • Jardin de l’écomusée (44km)
  • Jardins de Cordès (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bois Noirs (24km)
  • Signal du Luguet (32km)
  • Col des Pradeaux (39km)
  • Lac Pavin (39km)
  • Puy de Sancy (46km)
  • Lac du Guery (49km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Massiac (23km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Jean-Saint-Gervais

Canton: Jumeaux

Arrondissement: Issoire

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 63570

Distance to Saint-Jean-Saint-Gervais

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 47 km

from Paris: 390 km

from Calais: 626 km

from Nice: 362 km

from Bordeaux: 317 km

from Strasbourg: 484 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Auzon, Azerat, Brassac-les-Mines, Champagnat-le-Jeune, Esteil, Frugeres-les-Mines, Jumeaux, La Chapelle-sur-Usson, Saint-Hilaire, Saint-Martin-d'Ollieres, Sainte-Florine, Valz-sous-Chateauneuf, Vergongheon and Vezezoux.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Jean-Saint-Gervais