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Saint-Pierre tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Chateau de Val at 11 km from Saint-Pierre

Visit Saint-Pierre: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Pierre is situated in the Cantal department and Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Val at 11 km and Saint-Angel at 18 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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!

Chateau de Val

Chateau de Val

Castle at 11 km (direction east-north-east)

The Chateau de Val is an impressive medieval castle on...

See Chateau de Val guide


at 18 km (direction north-west), in the Correze department

Saint-Angel is a very small village but also a pleasant diversion...

See Saint-Angel guide


at 19 km (direction south-south-west)

The religious monuments such as the basilica and the monastery are...

See Mauriac guide


at 24 km (direction west-north-west), in the Correze department

Meymac should be beter known to tourists - the stone...

See Meymac guide


at 24 km (direction east-south-east)

After exploring the town and church in Riom-es-Montagnes be...

See Riom-es-Montagnes guide


Most Beautiful Village at 29 km (direction south-south-east)

Salers, listed as a 'most beautiful village in France' is very...

See Salers guide


at 32 km (direction south-south-east)

Fontanges is a small village in the Monts du Cantal region at...

See Fontanges guide


at 33 km (direction south)

Saint-Chamant is a small Auvergne village with a castle...

See Saint-Chamant guide
Parc des Volcans

Parc des Volcans

Scenery at 33 km (direction east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

The Natural Regional Park of the Volcanoes is a beautiful region of...

See Parc des Volcans guide
La Bourboule

La Bourboule

at 35 km (direction east-north-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

La Bourboule is one of the most impressive of the belle-epoque spa...

See La Bourboule guide


Most Beautiful Village at 38 km (direction south-south-east)

The very picturesque village of Tournemire is overlooked by the...

See Tournemire guide


at 39 km (direction east-north-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

Mont-Dore is well placed to explore the scenic splendours of...

See Mont-Dore guide
Correze (village)

Correze (village)

at 40 km (direction west), in the Correze department

Correze is a very small village but the historic...

See Correze (village) guide


at 43 km (direction west), in the Correze department

Gimel-les-Cascades is a pretty village in Correze best known for its ancient...

See Gimel-les-Cascades guide

... 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

What to do at Saint-Pierre? 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

Saint-Pierre is in the southern-centre of France at 51 kilometres from Aurillac, the department capital (general information: Saint-Pierre is 386 kilometres from Paris).

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

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