Saint-Ours tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Ours: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Ours 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 17 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Saint-Ours is 337 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Puy de Dome at 10 km and Volvic at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Ours, 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-Ours 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-Ours

Markets in and near Saint-Ours

  • Chamalieres: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (16km)
  • Cebazat: market Thursday & Sunday (16km)
  • Clermont-Ferrand: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday (17km)
  • Riom: market Wednesday & Saturday (18km)
  • Gerzat: market Sunday (20km)
  • Aubiere: market Sunday (20km)
  • Lempdes: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Cournon-d'Auvergne: market Thursday & Saturday & Friday (27km)
  • Pont-du-Chateau: market Thursday (28km)
  • Saint-Nectaire: market Sunday - seasonal market only (30km)

More information about Saint-Ours, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Saint-Ours, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (47km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (15km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (16km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (18km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (19km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (26km)
  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (27km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (44km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (57km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Blanzat (15km)
  • Jardins de Cordès (19km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (21km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (23km)
  • Parc du domaine royal de Randan (41km)
  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (44km)
  • Jardin de la Ganille (56km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac du Guery (27km)
  • Banne d'Ordanche (28km)
  • Puy de Sancy (36km)
  • Forêt des Colettes (37km)
  • Lac Pavin (39km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Ours

Canton: Pontgibaud

Arrondissement: Riom

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 63230

Distance to Saint-Ours

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 17 km

from Paris: 337 km

from Calais: 572 km

from Nice: 420 km

from Bordeaux: 293 km

from Strasbourg: 476 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bromont-Lamothe, Chapdes-Beaufort, Pontgibaud, Pulverieres and Saint-Pierre-le-Chastel.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Ours