Sainte-Agathe tourism and travel guide

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Visit Sainte-Agathe: highlights and tourist information

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Sainte-Agathe 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 41 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Sainte-Agathe is 351 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Thiers at 6 km and Courpiere at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Sainte-Agathe, 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 Sainte-Agathe 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 Sainte-Agathe

Markets in and near Sainte-Agathe

  • Thiers: market Thursday & Saturday (7km)
  • Saint-Remy-sur-Durolle: market Sunday (8km)
  • Courpiere: market Tuesday (9km)
  • Noiretable: market Saturday (12km)
  • Lezoux: market Saturday (18km)
  • Puy-Guillaume: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Billom: market Monday (24km)
  • Maringues: market Monday (24km)
  • Le Mayet-de-Montagne: market Monday (28km)
  • Pont-du-Chateau: market Thursday (29km)

More information about Sainte-Agathe, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Sainte-Agathe, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Aulteribe Chateau (10km)
  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (51km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (31km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (39km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (44km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (45km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (47km)
  • Couvent des Cordeliers (Saint-Nizier-sous-Charlieu) (54km)
  • Eglise de Saint Marcel (Iguerande) (56km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Fortuné de Charlieu (Charlieu) (57km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du domaine royal de Randan (30km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (41km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (41km)
  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (42km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bois Noirs (32km)
  • Col des Pradeaux (38km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Sainte-Agathe

Canton: Courpière

Arrondissement: Thiers

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 63120

Distance to Sainte-Agathe

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 41 km

from Paris: 351 km

from Calais: 585 km

from Nice: 373 km

from Bordeaux: 345 km

from Strasbourg: 438 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Sainte-Agathe from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Celles-sur-Durolle, Escoutoux, La Monnerie-le-Montel, Thiers, Viscomtat, Vollore-Montagne and Vollore-Ville.

This page in French: Visiter Sainte-Agathe