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Saint-Pierre-le-Chastel tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Pierre-le-Chastel: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Pierre-le-Chastel is situated in the Puy-de-Dome department and Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Puy de Dome at 10 km and Orcival at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Saint-Pierre-le-Chastel, 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-le-Chastel in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

Puy de Dome

Puy de Dome

at 10 km (direction east-south-east)

Puy-de-Dome is the most famous, and most accessible of...

See Puy de Dome guide


at 13 km (direction south)

Orcival is home to one of the most important roman...

See Orcival guide


at 17 km (direction east-north-east)

One of the most famous bottled waters in the world...

See Volvic guide


at 19 km (direction east)

The Cathédrale Notre-Dame-de-l'Assomption, in sombre black lava stone, dominates the historic...

See Clermont-Ferrand guide
Clermont-Ferrand basilica

Clermont-Ferrand basilica

Church at 19 km (direction east)

The basilica of Notre-Dame-du-Port in Clermont-Ferrand is one of the...

See Clermont-Ferrand basilica guide


at 20 km (direction east-north-east)

The interesting Abbey of Saint-Pierre in Mozac combines early roman...

See Mozac guide


at 23 km (direction east-north-east)

The quiet regional town of Riom has several monuments...

See Riom guide
La Bourboule

La Bourboule

at 25 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See La Bourboule guide


Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction east-south-east)

With ancient narrow streets, an imposing church and its...

See Saint-Saturnin guide


at 25 km (direction south)

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

See Mont-Dore guide


Castle at 26 km (direction south-south-east)

The highlight of a visit to Murol is the Chateau de Murol...

See Murol guide


at 27 km (direction south-east)

It is the impressive roman architecture of the Church of St-Nectaire-le-Haut that...

See Saint-Nectaire guide


Most Beautiful Village at 34 km (direction east-south-east)

Montpeyroux is a small village now listed among the...

See Montpeyroux guide


Most Beautiful Village at 34 km (direction south-east)

The tiny village of Saint-Floret with its ruined castle and frescoes is...

See Saint-Floret guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Puy-de-Dome

Map of places to visit near Saint-Pierre-le-Chastel


Markets in and near Saint-Pierre-le-Chastel

  • Chamalieres: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (18km)
  • Clermont-Ferrand: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday (19km)
  • Cebazat: market Thursday & Sunday (20km)
  • Aubiere: market Sunday (21km)
  • Gerzat: market Sunday (24km)
  • Riom: market Wednesday & Saturday (24km)
  • La Bourboule: market Saturday (25km)
  • Mont-Dore: market Friday all day (25km)
  • Saint-Nectaire: market Sunday - seasonal market only (26km)
  • Murol: market Wednesday (26km)

More information about Saint-Pierre-le-Chastel, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Saint-Pierre-le-Chastel, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (45km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (11km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (16km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (21km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (24km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (24km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (25km)
  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (43km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (55km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Cordès (13km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (19km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (21km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (23km)
  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (42km)
  • Parc du domaine royal de Randan (47km)
  • Jardin de la Ganille (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac du Guery (21km)
  • Banne d'Ordanche (22km)
  • Puy de Sancy (30km)
  • Lac Pavin (34km)
  • Forêt des Colettes (43km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Saint-Pierre-le-Chastel is in the southern-centre of France at 19 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Saint-Pierre-le-Chastel is 342 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Pierre-le-Chastel

Canton: Pontgibaud

Arrondissement: Riom

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 63230

Distance to Saint-Pierre-le-Chastel

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 19 km

from Paris: 342 km

from Calais: 577 km

from Nice: 420 km

from Bordeaux: 288 km

from Strasbourg: 483 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bromont-Lamothe, Ceyssat, Mazaye, Olby, Pontgibaud and Saint-Ours.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Pierre-le-Chastel

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