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Saint-Paulien is situated in the Haute-Loire department and Auvergne region (now part of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region), in the southern-centre of France at 12 kilometres from Le Puy-en-Velay, the department capital (general information: Saint-Paulien is 428 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Allegre at 11 km and Le Puy-en-Velay at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Paulien, 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-Paulien 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 Haute-Loire

Map of places to visit near Saint-Paulien

Markets in and near Saint-Paulien

  • Polignac: market Wednesday (8km)
  • Allegre: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Chadrac: market Sunday (11km)
  • Le Puy-en-Velay: market Wednesday & Saturday (12km)
  • Brives-Charensac: market Friday (12km)
  • Rosieres: market Saturday (14km)
  • Blavozy: market Sunday (16km)
  • Coubon: market Sunday (17km)
  • Retournac: market Wednesday & (19km)
  • Lantriac: market Sunday (21km)

More information about Saint-Paulien, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Saint-Paulien, France

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

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) (3km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Julien (Saint-Julien-Chapteuil) (21km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (38km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (38km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de l’écomusée (30km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade de la Beaume (22km)
  • Lac du Bouchet (25km)
  • Mont Mouchet (39km)
  • Col des Pradeaux (44km)
  • Mont Gerbier de Jonc (45km)
  • Bois Noirs (46km)
  • Cascade du Ray-Pic (53km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de bisons d'Europe de Sainte-Eulalie (45km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Paulien

Canton: Saint-Paulien

Arrondissement: Puy-en-Velay

Department: Haute-Loire

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 43350

Distance to Saint-Paulien

from Le Puy-en-Velay (prefecture): 12 km

from Paris: 428 km

from Calais: 663 km

from Nice: 317 km

from Bordeaux: 347 km

from Strasbourg: 486 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Blanzac, Borne, Ceaux-d'Allegre, Lissac, Loudes and Saint-Geneys-Pres-Saint-Paulien.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Paulien

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