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Saint-Sandoux tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Saint-Saturnin at 3 km from Saint-Sandoux

Visit Saint-Sandoux: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Saturnin at 3 km and Montpeyroux at 8 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Saint-Sandoux, 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-Sandoux in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

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

Saint-Saturnin

Saint-Saturnin

Most Beautiful Village at 3 km (direction north-west)

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

See Saint-Saturnin guide
Montpeyroux

Montpeyroux

Most Beautiful Village at 8 km (direction east)

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

See Montpeyroux guide
Saint-Floret

Saint-Floret

Most Beautiful Village at 10 km (direction south)

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

See Saint-Floret guide
Saint-Nectaire

Saint-Nectaire

at 11 km (direction west-south-west)

It is the impressive roman architecture of the Church of...

See Saint-Nectaire guide
 
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Murol

Murol

Castle at 15 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Murol guide
Issoire

Issoire

at 15 km (direction south-east)

Best known for its romanesque church, Issoire is a very pleasant...

See Issoire guide
Clermont-Ferrand basilica

Clermont-Ferrand basilica

Church at 16 km (direction south-east)

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

See Clermont-Ferrand basilica guide
Clermont-Ferrand

Clermont-Ferrand

at 16 km (direction south-east)

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

See Clermont-Ferrand guide
Puy de Dome

Puy de Dome

at 18 km (direction north-west)

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

See Puy de Dome guide
Billom

Billom

at 20 km (direction east-north-east)

It is the half-timbered houses and medieval gateways that provide the...

See Billom guide
Orcival

Orcival

at 21 km (direction west)

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

See Orcival guide
Usson

Usson

Most Beautiful Village at 22 km (direction east-south-east)

One of the least developed of the 'most beautiful...

See Usson guide
Sauxillanges

Sauxillanges

at 23 km (direction east-south-east)

The principal monuments in Sauxillanges, the monastery and the castle,...

See Sauxillanges guide
Mont-Dore

Mont-Dore

at 24 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Mont-Dore guide

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

Map of places to visit near Saint-Sandoux

 
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Markets in and near Saint-Sandoux

  • Champeix: market Friday (6km)
  • Vic-le-Comte: market Thursday (10km)
  • Saint-Nectaire: market Sunday - seasonal market only (11km)
  • Aubiere: market Sunday (12km)
  • Cournon-d'Auvergne: market Thursday & Saturday & Friday (13km)
  • Murol: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Issoire: market Saturday (15km)
  • Chamalieres: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (15km)
  • Clermont-Ferrand: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday (15km)
  • Lempdes: market Tuesday (16km)

More information about Saint-Sandoux, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Saint-Sandoux, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (19km)
  • Aulteribe Chateau (34km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (3km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (11km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (15km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (15km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (17km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (22km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (28km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (30km)
  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (31km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (36km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (44km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (6km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (10km)
  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (15km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (21km)
  • Jardins de Cordès (21km)
  • Parc du domaine royal de Randan (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac du Guery (23km)
  • Lac Pavin (24km)
  • Puy de Sancy (26km)
  • Banne d'Ordanche (26km)
  • Signal du Luguet (35km)
  • Bois Noirs (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Massiac (44km)
 
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Geography and distances

Saint-Sandoux is in the southern-centre of France at 16 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Saint-Sandoux is 362 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Sandoux

Canton: Saint-Amant-Tallende

Arrondissement: Clermont-Ferrand

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 63450

Distance to Saint-Sandoux

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 16 km

from Paris: 362 km

from Calais: 598 km

from Nice: 393 km

from Bordeaux: 302 km

from Strasbourg: 480 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Authezat, Chadeleuf, Champeix, Chanonat, La Sauvetat, Le Crest, Ludesse, Neschers, Olloix, Plauzat, Saint-Amant-Tallende, Saint-Saturnin, Tallende and Veyre-Monton.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Sandoux

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