Saint-Vincent tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Vincent: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Vincent 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 26 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Saint-Vincent is 372 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Floret at 2 km and Issoire at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Vincent, 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-Vincent 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-Vincent

Markets in and near Saint-Vincent

  • Champeix: market Friday (4km)
  • Issoire: market Saturday (9km)
  • Saint-Nectaire: market Sunday - seasonal market only (12km)
  • Vic-le-Comte: market Thursday (14km)
  • Murol: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise: market Monday (16km)
  • Sainte-Florine: market Sunday (22km)
  • Brassac-les-Mines: market Sunday (22km)
  • Cournon-d'Auvergne: market Thursday & Saturday & Friday (22km)
  • Aubiere: market Sunday (22km)

More information about Saint-Vincent, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Saint-Vincent, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (9km)
  • Aulteribe Chateau (38km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (9km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (13km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (14km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (20km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (25km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (26km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (27km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (28km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (35km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (36km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (40km)
  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (40km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (9km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (16km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (20km)
  • Jardins de Cordès (27km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (31km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac Pavin (20km)
  • Puy de Sancy (25km)
  • Lac du Guery (25km)
  • Signal du Luguet (27km)
  • Banne d'Ordanche (29km)
  • Bois Noirs (39km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Massiac (34km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Vincent

Canton: Champeix

Arrondissement: Issoire

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

Postcode: 63320

Distance to Saint-Vincent

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 372 km

from Calais: 608 km

from Nice: 386 km

from Bordeaux: 301 km

from Strasbourg: 486 km

Getting here

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

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Antoingt, Chadeleuf, Champeix, Chassagne, Chidrac, Clemensat, Grandeyrolles, Meilhaud, Montaigut-le-Blanc, Neschers, Pardines, Perrier, Saint-Cirgues-sur-Couze, Saint-Floret, Solignat, Tourzel-Ronzieres and Vodable.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Vincent