Torsiac tourism and travel guide

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Visit Torsiac: highlights and tourist information

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Torsiac 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 63 kilometres from Le Puy-en-Velay, the department capital (general information: Torsiac is 395 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Blesle at 5 km and Auzon at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Torsiac, 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 Torsiac 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 Torsiac

Markets in and near Torsiac

  • Sainte-Florine: market Sunday (10km)
  • Brassac-les-Mines: market Sunday (11km)
  • Massiac: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Brioude: market Saturday (15km)
  • Issoire: market Saturday (22km)
  • Champagnac-le-Vieux: market Friday (22km)
  • Champeix: market Friday (27km)
  • Paulhaguet: market Monday (28km)
  • Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise: market Monday (29km)
  • Marcenat: market Friday - seasonal market only (31km)

More information about Torsiac, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Torsiac, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Puy Mary (50km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (14km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (5km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (15km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (15km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (15km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (22km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (34km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (36km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (22km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (39km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (43km)
  • Jardins de Cordès (47km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Signal du Luguet (18km)
  • Lac Pavin (30km)
  • Puy de Sancy (37km)
  • Bois Noirs (38km)
  • Lac du Guery (43km)
  • Mont Mouchet (43km)
  • Banne d'Ordanche (45km)
  • Plomb du Cantal (48km)
  • Puy Griou (50km)
  • Cascade de Liadouze (52km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Massiac (11km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Torsiac

Canton: Blesle

Arrondissement: Brioude

Department: Haute-Loire

Region: Auvergne

Postcode: 43450

Distance to Torsiac

from Le Puy-en-Velay (prefecture): 63 km

from Paris: 395 km

from Calais: 631 km

from Nice: 370 km

from Bordeaux: 303 km

from Strasbourg: 497 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Apchat, Blesle, Chambezon, Espalem, Leotoing and Lorlanges.

This page in French: Visiter Torsiac