Saint-Yvoine tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Issoire at 5 km from Saint-Yvoine

Visit Saint-Yvoine: highlights and tourist information

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

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Saint-Yvoine in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Issoire at 5 km and Montpeyroux at 5 km.

Saint-Yvoine, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Issoire

Issoire

at 5 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Issoire guide
Montpeyroux

Montpeyroux

Most Beautiful Village at 5 km (direction north-west)

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

See Montpeyroux guide
Usson

Usson

Most Beautiful Village at 10 km (direction east-south-east)

One of the least developed of the 'most beautiful villages in France'...

See Usson guide
Saint-Floret

Saint-Floret

Most Beautiful Village at 11 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Saint-Floret guide
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Sauxillanges

Sauxillanges

at 11 km (direction east-south-east)

The principal monuments in Sauxillanges, the monastery and the castle, are not...

See Sauxillanges guide
Saint-Saturnin

Saint-Saturnin

Most Beautiful Village at 14 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Saint-Saturnin guide
Billom

Billom

at 17 km (direction north-east)

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

See Billom guide
Saint-Nectaire

Saint-Nectaire

at 19 km (direction west)

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

See Saint-Nectaire guide
Murol

Murol

Castle at 23 km (direction west)

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

See Murol guide
Auzon

Auzon

at 24 km (direction south-south-east), in the Haute-Loire department

The cobbled streets of Auzon wind up the hill from the river,...

See Auzon guide
Clermont-Ferrand basilica

Clermont-Ferrand basilica

Church at 25 km (direction north-west)

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

See Clermont-Ferrand basilica guide
Clermont-Ferrand

Clermont-Ferrand

at 25 km (direction north-west)

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

See Clermont-Ferrand guide
Puy de Dome

Puy de Dome

at 30 km (direction north-west)

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

See Puy de Dome guide
Blesle

Blesle

Most Beautiful Village at 30 km (direction south-south-west), in the Haute-Loire department

There are a remarkable number of sites of interest in the small...

See Blesle guide

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Markets in and near Saint-Yvoine

  • Issoire: market Saturday (5km)
  • Vic-le-Comte: market Thursday (6km)
  • Champeix: market Friday (9km)
  • Cournon-d'Auvergne: market Thursday & Saturday & Friday (18km)
  • Billom: market Monday (18km)
  • Saint-Nectaire: market Sunday - seasonal market only (19km)
  • Lempdes: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Brassac-les-Mines: market Sunday (21km)
  • Aubiere: market Sunday (21km)
  • Sainte-Florine: market Sunday (21km)

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Tourist attractions near Saint-Yvoine, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (13km)
  • Aulteribe Chateau (29km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (5km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (15km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (17km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (21km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (25km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (25km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (30km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (33km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (34km)
  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (36km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (37km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (37km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (5km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (16km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (19km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (30km)
  • Jardins de Cordès (33km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac Pavin (29km)
  • Bois Noirs (31km)
  • Lac du Guery (33km)
  • Puy de Sancy (34km)
  • Signal du Luguet (34km)
  • Banne d'Ordanche (36km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Massiac (37km)
 
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Geography and distances

Saint-Yvoine is in the southern-centre of France at 25 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Saint-Yvoine is 370 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Yvoine

Canton: Issoire

Arrondissement: Issoire

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 63500

Distance to Saint-Yvoine

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 25 km

from Paris: 370 km

from Calais: 605 km

from Nice: 381 km

from Bordeaux: 310 km

from Strasbourg: 477 km

Getting here

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

We have 20 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aulhat-Saint-Privat, Authezat, Brenat, Chadeleuf, Coudes, Flat, Issoire, La Sauvetat, Meilhaud, Montpeyroux, Neschers, Orbeil, Pardines, Parent, Parentignat, Perrier, Saint-Babel, Sauvagnat-Sainte-Marthe, Varennes-sur-Usson and Yronde-et-Buron.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Yvoine

 
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