Sauvessanges tourism and travel guide

Photo of Sauvessanges in Puy-de-Dome

Visit Sauvessanges: highlights and tourist information

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Sauvessanges 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 75 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Sauvessanges is 402 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include La Chaise-Dieu at 16 km and Ambert at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Sauvessanges, 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 Sauvessanges 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 Sauvessanges

Markets in and near Sauvessanges

  • Usson-en-Forez: market Sunday (5km)
  • Craponne-sur-Arzon: market Saturday & (7km)
  • Saint-Pal-de-Chalencon: market Wednesday (8km)
  • Arlanc: market Monday (12km)
  • Saint-Bonnet-le-Chateau: market Friday (15km)
  • La Chaise-Dieu: market Thursday & Sunday (16km)
  • Ambert: market Thursday (20km)
  • Bas-en-Basset: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Retournac: market Wednesday & (24km)
  • Allegre: market Wednesday (25km)

More information about Sauvessanges, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Sauvessanges, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Aulteribe Chateau (52km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Saint-Paulien) (26km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (40km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Julien (Saint-Julien-Chapteuil) (42km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (42km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de l’écomusée (5km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Col des Pradeaux (15km)
  • Bois Noirs (24km)

Towns of Art and history

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Sauvessanges

Canton: Viverols

Arrondissement: Ambert

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 63840

Distance to Sauvessanges

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 75 km

from Paris: 402 km

from Calais: 636 km

from Nice: 328 km

from Bordeaux: 355 km

from Strasbourg: 461 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Sauvessanges from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Medeyrolles, Saint-Jean-d'Aubrigoux, Usson-en-Forez and Viverols.

This page in French: Visiter Sauvessanges