Sauviat tourism and travel guide

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Visit Sauviat: highlights and tourist information

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Sauviat 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 36 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Sauviat is 360 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Courpiere at 4 km and Olliergues at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Sauviat, 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 Sauviat 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 Sauviat

Markets in and near Sauviat

  • Courpiere: market Tuesday (5km)
  • Billom: market Monday (15km)
  • Thiers: market Thursday & Saturday (16km)
  • Lezoux: market Saturday (17km)
  • Saint-Remy-sur-Durolle: market Sunday (20km)
  • Noiretable: market Saturday (21km)
  • Vic-le-Comte: market Thursday (24km)
  • Pont-du-Chateau: market Thursday (24km)
  • Ambert: market Thursday (24km)
  • Cournon-d'Auvergne: market Thursday & Saturday & Friday (26km)

More information about Sauviat, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Sauviat, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Aulteribe Chateau (7km)
  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (38km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (29km)
  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (31km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (33km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (34km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (38km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (38km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (45km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (29km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (34km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (34km)
  • Parc du domaine royal de Randan (36km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (38km)
  • Jardin de l’écomusée (48km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bois Noirs (22km)
  • Col des Pradeaux (32km)
  • Signal du Luguet (60km)

Towns of Art and history

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Sauviat

Canton: Courpière

Arrondissement: Thiers

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 63120

Distance to Sauviat

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 36 km

from Paris: 360 km

from Calais: 595 km

from Nice: 370 km

from Bordeaux: 336 km

from Strasbourg: 451 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Courpiere, Domaize, Saint-Dier-d'Auvergne, Saint-Flour, Saint-Gervais-sous-Meymont, Sermentizon, Tours-sur-Meymont and Trezioux.

This page in French: Visiter Sauviat