Saint-Victor-la-Riviere tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Victor-la-Riviere: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Victor-la-Riviere is situated in the Puy-de-Dome department and Auvergne region (now part of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region), in the southern-centre of France at 28 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Saint-Victor-la-Riviere is 370 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Murol at 3 km and Saint-Nectaire at 6 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Victor-la-Riviere, 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-Victor-la-Riviere 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 Puy-de-Dome

Map of places to visit near Saint-Victor-la-Riviere

Markets in and near Saint-Victor-la-Riviere

  • Murol: market Wednesday (3km)
  • Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise: market Monday (4km)
  • Saint-Nectaire: market Sunday - seasonal market only (6km)
  • Mont-Dore: market Friday all day (11km)
  • Champeix: market Friday (15km)
  • La Bourboule: market Saturday (16km)
  • Issoire: market Saturday (24km)
  • Vic-le-Comte: market Thursday (26km)
  • Aubiere: market Sunday (26km)
  • Chamalieres: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (27km)

More information about Saint-Victor-la-Riviere, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Saint-Victor-la-Riviere, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (21km)
  • Aulteribe Chateau (50km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (6km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (16km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (19km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (24km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (25km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (30km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (31km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (33km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (42km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (45km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (46km)
  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Cordès (17km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (20km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (24km)
  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (24km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (33km)
  • Verger de Déduit (55km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac Pavin (7km)
  • Puy de Sancy (10km)
  • Lac du Guery (12km)
  • Banne d'Ordanche (15km)
  • Signal du Luguet (24km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Mozac (38km)
  • Marsat (38km)
  • Riom (40km)
  • Salins (58km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Massiac (39km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Victor-la-Riviere

Canton: Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise

Arrondissement: Issoire

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 63790

Distance to Saint-Victor-la-Riviere

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 28 km

from Paris: 370 km

from Calais: 606 km

from Nice: 399 km

from Bordeaux: 287 km

from Strasbourg: 496 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Victor-la-Riviere from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise, Chambon-sur-Lac, Murol, Saint-Nectaire and Saint-Pierre-Colamine.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Victor-la-Riviere