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Tortebesse tourism and travel guide

Photo of Tortebesse in Puy-de-Dome

Photo is of Orcival at 16 km from Tortebesse

Visit Tortebesse: highlights and tourist information

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Tortebesse is situated in the Puy-de-Dome department and Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Orcival at 16 km and La Bourboule at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Tortebesse, 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 Tortebesse in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

Orcival

Orcival

at 16 km (direction east-south-east)

Orcival is home to one of the most important...

See Orcival guide
La Bourboule

La Bourboule

at 17 km (direction south-south-east)

La Bourboule is one of the most impressive of the belle-epoque spa...

See La Bourboule guide
Mont-Dore

Mont-Dore

at 21 km (direction south-east)

Mont-Dore is well placed to explore the scenic splendours...

See Mont-Dore guide
Puy de Dome

Puy de Dome

at 25 km (direction east)

Puy-de-Dome is the most famous, and most accessible of the Auvergne volcanoes...

See Puy de Dome guide
 
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Murol

Murol

Castle at 28 km (direction east-south-east)

The highlight of a visit to Murol is the Chateau de Murol...

See Murol guide
Saint-Nectaire

Saint-Nectaire

at 32 km (direction east-south-east)

It is the impressive roman architecture of the Church of St-Nectaire-le-Haut...

See Saint-Nectaire guide
Volvic

Volvic

at 34 km (direction east-north-east)

One of the most famous bottled waters in the world...

See Volvic guide
Clermont-Ferrand

Clermont-Ferrand

at 34 km (direction east)

The Cathédrale Notre-Dame-de-l'Assomption, in sombre black lava stone, dominates the...

See Clermont-Ferrand guide
Chateau de Val

Chateau de Val

Castle at 34 km (direction south-south-west), in the Cantal department

The Chateau de Val is an impressive medieval castle on...

See Chateau de Val guide
Clermont-Ferrand basilica

Clermont-Ferrand basilica

Church at 34 km (direction east)

The basilica of Notre-Dame-du-Port in Clermont-Ferrand is one of the most...

See Clermont-Ferrand basilica guide
Saint-Saturnin

Saint-Saturnin

Most Beautiful Village at 35 km (direction east)

With ancient narrow streets, an imposing church and its position on...

See Saint-Saturnin guide
Mozac

Mozac

at 37 km (direction east-north-east)

The interesting Abbey of Saint-Pierre in Mozac combines early roman...

See Mozac guide
Riom

Riom

at 40 km (direction east-north-east)

The quiet regional town of Riom has several monuments of...

See Riom guide
Saint-Floret

Saint-Floret

Most Beautiful Village at 41 km (direction east-south-east)

The tiny village of Saint-Floret with its ruined castle and frescoes is...

See Saint-Floret guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Puy-de-Dome

Map of places to visit near Tortebesse

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Markets in and near Tortebesse

  • La Bourboule: market Saturday (17km)
  • Mont-Dore: market Friday all day (21km)
  • Murol: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Saint-Nectaire: market Sunday - seasonal market only (31km)
  • Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise: market Monday (33km)
  • Chamalieres: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (33km)
  • Ussel: market Saturday (34km)
  • Clermont-Ferrand: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday (34km)
  • Auzances: market Tuesday (35km)
  • Aubiere: market Sunday (36km)

More information about Tortebesse, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Tortebesse, France

What to do at Tortebesse? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Tortebesse.

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (50km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (15km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (31km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (34km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (37km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Cordès (16km)
  • Jardin de la Ganille (33km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (35km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (35km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (35km)
  • Parc-arboretum de Neuvic d'Ussel (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Banne d'Ordanche (16km)
  • Lac du Guery (18km)
  • Puy de Sancy (26km)
  • Lac Pavin (32km)
  • Signal du Luguet (51km)

Towns of Art and history

 
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Geography and distances

Tortebesse is in the southern-centre of France at 34 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Tortebesse is 348 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Tortebesse

Canton: Herment

Arrondissement: Clermont-Ferrand

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 63470

Distance to Tortebesse

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 34 km

from Paris: 348 km

from Calais: 583 km

from Nice: 429 km

from Bordeaux: 271 km

from Strasbourg: 499 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Briffons, Prondines, Saint-Germain-Pres-Herment and Sauvagnat.

This page in French: Visiter Tortebesse

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