Saint-Pierre tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Pierre: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Pierre is situated in the Cantal department and Auvergne region (now part of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region), in the southern-centre of France at 51 kilometres from Aurillac, the department capital (general information: Saint-Pierre is 386 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Angel at 18 km and Mauriac at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Pierre, 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-Pierre 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 Cantal

Map of places to visit near Saint-Pierre

Markets in and near Saint-Pierre

  • Bort-les-Orgues: market Tuesday & Saturday (8km)
  • Ussel: market Saturday (19km)
  • Mauriac: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (19km)
  • Meymac: market Friday - seasonal market only (25km)
  • Marcenat: market Friday - seasonal market only (35km)
  • La Bourboule: market Saturday (35km)
  • Mont-Dore: market Friday all day (39km)
  • Bugeat: market Thursday - seasonal market only (43km)
  • Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise: market Monday (45km)
  • Murol: market Wednesday (48km)

More information about Saint-Pierre, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Saint-Pierre, France

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

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc-arboretum de Neuvic d'Ussel (9km)
  • Jardin de la Ganille (19km)
  • Verger de Déduit (21km)
  • Jardins de Cordès (48km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Puy de Sancy (37km)
  • Banne d'Ordanche (39km)
  • Cascade de Liadouze (41km)
  • Lac Pavin (41km)
  • Puy Griou (42km)
  • Lac du Guery (42km)
  • Cascades de Gimel (43km)
  • Plomb du Cantal (47km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Salins (22km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Pierre

Canton: Saignes

Arrondissement: Mauriac

Department: Cantal

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 15350

Distance to Saint-Pierre

from Aurillac (prefecture): 51 km

from Paris: 386 km

from Calais: 620 km

from Nice: 429 km

from Bordeaux: 241 km

from Strasbourg: 540 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Champagnac, Liginiac, Madic, Roche-le-Peyroux, Saint-Julien-Pres-Bort, Sainte-Marie-Lapanouze, Sarroux, Serandon and Ydes.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Pierre