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Saint-Julien-la-Geneste tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Julien-la-Geneste: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Julien-la-Geneste 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 40 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Saint-Julien-la-Geneste is 313 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Volvic at 31 km and Montlucon at 34 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Julien-la-Geneste, 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-Julien-la-Geneste 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-Julien-la-Geneste


Markets in and near Saint-Julien-la-Geneste

  • Pionsat: market Friday (7km)
  • Saint-Eloy-les-Mines: market Saturday (14km)
  • Auzances: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Commentry: market Friday (26km)
  • Neris-les-Bains: market Thursday & Sunday (27km)
  • Ebreuil: market Thursday (28km)
  • Bellenaves: market Wednesday (32km)
  • Montlucon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day (33km)
  • Riom: market Wednesday & Saturday (34km)
  • Montmarault: market Wednesday (35km)

More information about Saint-Julien-la-Geneste, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Saint-Julien-la-Geneste, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chareil-Cintrat Chateau (45km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (34km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (40km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (41km)
  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (42km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Blanzat (36km)
  • Jardins de Cordès (42km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (46km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (49km)
  • Jardins du château d'Ainay-le-Vieil (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt des Colettes (23km)
  • Pierres Jaumetres (48km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Montmarault (34km)
  • Gouzon (41km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Julien-la-Geneste

Canton: Saint-Gervais-d'Auvergne

Arrondissement: Riom

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 63390

Distance to Saint-Julien-la-Geneste

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 40 km

from Paris: 313 km

from Calais: 548 km

from Nice: 443 km

from Bordeaux: 291 km

from Strasbourg: 471 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Julien-la-Geneste from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Espinasse, Gouttieres, La Cellette and Saint-Maigner.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Julien-la-Geneste

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