Thuret tourism and travel guide

Photo of Thuret in Puy-de-Dome

Visit Thuret: highlights and tourist information

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Thuret 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 25 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Thuret is 328 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Riom at 14 km and Mozac at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Thuret, 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 Thuret 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 Thuret

Markets in and near Thuret

  • Maringues: market Monday (8km)
  • Riom: market Wednesday & Saturday (14km)
  • Gannat: market Saturday (16km)
  • Puy-Guillaume: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Lezoux: market Saturday (18km)
  • Gerzat: market Sunday (18km)
  • Pont-du-Chateau: market Thursday (19km)
  • Saint-Yorre: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Cebazat: market Thursday & Sunday (20km)
  • Bellerive-sur-Allier: market Saturday (21km)

More information about Thuret, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Thuret, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Aulteribe Chateau (28km)
  • Chareil-Cintrat Chateau (34km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (7km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (12km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (22km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (28km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (37km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (43km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du domaine royal de Randan (9km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (21km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (29km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (33km)
  • Jardins de Cordès (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt des Colettes (33km)
  • Lac du Guery (52km)
  • Banne d'Ordanche (55km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Montmarault (46km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Thuret

Canton: Aigueperse

Arrondissement: Riom

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 63260

Distance to Thuret

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 25 km

from Paris: 328 km

from Calais: 564 km

from Nice: 404 km

from Bordeaux: 325 km

from Strasbourg: 446 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bussieres-et-Pruns, Clerlande, Maringues, Martres-sur-Morge, Saint-Andre-le-Coq, Saint-Clement-de-Regnat, Saint-Ignat, Sardon, Surat, Varennes-sur-Morge and Villeneuve-les-Cerfs.

This page in French: Visiter Thuret