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Saint-Sylvestre-Pragoulin tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Sylvestre-Pragoulin in Puy-de-Dome

Photo is of Vichy at 9 km from Saint-Sylvestre-Pragoulin

Visit Saint-Sylvestre-Pragoulin: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Vichy at 9 km and Chateldon at 13 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Saint-Sylvestre-Pragoulin, 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-Sylvestre-Pragoulin in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

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



at 9 km (direction north-north-east), in the Allier department

The spa town of Vichy is best known for its...

See Vichy guide


at 13 km (direction east-south-east)

The ancient city of Chateldon still retains an important...

See Chateldon guide


Most Beautiful Village at 23 km (direction west-north-west), in the Allier department

Charroux is a very quiet Auvergne village, unusual in the...

See Charroux guide


at 25 km (direction south-east)

Not always considered a tourist destination, Thouars actually has a facscinating historical...

See Thiers guide


at 28 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Riom guide


at 29 km (direction north-east), in the Allier department

The renaissance style Chateau de la Palice, its internal...

See Lapalisse guide


at 29 km (direction north-north-west), in the Allier department

The quiet town of Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule lacks major monuments but merits a...

See Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule guide


at 31 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Mozac guide


at 34 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Volvic guide


at 35 km (direction south-south-east)

Once home to Coco Chanel, Courpiere is a village...

See Courpiere guide


at 37 km (direction south)

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

See Billom guide
Clermont-Ferrand basilica

Clermont-Ferrand basilica

Church at 38 km (direction south-west)

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

See Clermont-Ferrand basilica guide


at 39 km (direction south-west)

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 46 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Puy de Dome guide

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

Map of places to visit near Saint-Sylvestre-Pragoulin


Markets in and near Saint-Sylvestre-Pragoulin

  • Saint-Yorre: market Wednesday (6km)
  • Bellerive-sur-Allier: market Saturday (7km)
  • Vichy: market Every day except Monday (9km)
  • Cusset: market Saturday (10km)
  • Puy-Guillaume: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Maringues: market Monday (16km)
  • Gannat: market Saturday (16km)
  • Saint-Germain-Des-Fosses: market Friday (18km)
  • Le Mayet-de-Montagne: market Monday (21km)
  • Saint-Remy-sur-Durolle: market Sunday (24km)

More information about Saint-Sylvestre-Pragoulin, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Saint-Sylvestre-Pragoulin, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chareil-Cintrat Chateau (27km)
  • Aulteribe Chateau (32km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (20km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (26km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (42km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie-Madeleine (Neuilly-en-Donjon) (50km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (50km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (57km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du domaine royal de Randan (5km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (35km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (42km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (46km)
  • Jardins de Cordès (59km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt des Colettes (36km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Montmarault (45km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Saint-Sylvestre-Pragoulin is in the southern-centre of France at 39 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Saint-Sylvestre-Pragoulin is 321 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Sylvestre-Pragoulin

Canton: Randan

Arrondissement: Riom

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 63310

Distance to Saint-Sylvestre-Pragoulin

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 39 km

from Paris: 321 km

from Calais: 556 km

from Nice: 402 km

from Bordeaux: 338 km

from Strasbourg: 432 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Abrest, Brugheas, Hauterive, Mons, Randan, Saint-Priest-Bramefant, Saint-Yorre, Serbannes and Villeneuve-les-Cerfs.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Sylvestre-Pragoulin

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