Thoras tourism and travel guide

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Visit Thoras: highlights and tourist information

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Thoras is situated in the Haute-Loire department and Auvergne region (now part of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region), in the southern-centre of France at 32 kilometres from Le Puy-en-Velay, the department capital (general information: Thoras is 453 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Aumont Aubrac at 27 km and Pradelles at 27 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Thoras, 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 Thoras 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 Haute-Loire

Map of places to visit near Thoras

Markets in and near Thoras

  • Landos: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Costaros: market Monday (23km)
  • Saint-Chely-d'Apcher: market Thursday (23km)
  • Langeac: market Tuesday & Thursday & (27km)
  • Pradelles: market Thursday (27km)
  • Langogne: market Saturday (28km)
  • Coubon: market Sunday (32km)
  • Le Puy-en-Velay: market Wednesday & Saturday (33km)
  • Coucouron: market Wednesday (33km)
  • Polignac: market Wednesday (33km)

More information about Thoras, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Thoras, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Saint-Paulien) (38km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Julien (Saint-Julien-Chapteuil) (43km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac du Bouchet (19km)
  • Mont Mouchet (20km)
  • Cascade de la Beaume (27km)
  • Cascade du Déroc (46km)
  • Tanargue (49km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de bisons d'Europe de Sainte-Eulalie (10km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Thoras

Canton: Saugues

Arrondissement: Puy-en-Velay

Department: Haute-Loire

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 43170

Distance to Thoras

from Le Puy-en-Velay (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 453 km

from Calais: 689 km

from Nice: 322 km

from Bordeaux: 326 km

from Strasbourg: 522 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Croisances, Esplantas, Saint-Prejet-d'Allier, Saint-Symphorien and Vazeilles-Pres-Saugues.

This page in French: Visiter Thoras