Vernines tourism and travel guide

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Visit Vernines: highlights and tourist information

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Vernines 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 20 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Vernines is 357 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Orcival at 3 km and Murol at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Vernines, 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 Vernines 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 Vernines

Markets in and near Vernines

  • Murol: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Mont-Dore: market Friday all day (12km)
  • Saint-Nectaire: market Sunday - seasonal market only (12km)
  • La Bourboule: market Saturday (14km)
  • Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise: market Monday (18km)
  • Chamalieres: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (19km)
  • Clermont-Ferrand: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday (20km)
  • Aubiere: market Sunday (20km)
  • Champeix: market Friday (21km)
  • Cebazat: market Thursday & Sunday (25km)

More information about Vernines, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Vernines, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (32km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (5km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (10km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (16km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (17km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (32km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (33km)
  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (38km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (43km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (45km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (57km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (58km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Cordès (3km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (17km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (18km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (24km)
  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (32km)
  • Jardin de la Ganille (46km)
  • Parc du domaine royal de Randan (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac du Guery (8km)
  • Banne d'Ordanche (11km)
  • Puy de Sancy (17km)
  • Lac Pavin (19km)
  • Signal du Luguet (38km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Vernines

Canton: Rochefort-Montagne

Arrondissement: Clermont-Ferrand

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 63210

Distance to Vernines

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 357 km

from Calais: 592 km

from Nice: 410 km

from Bordeaux: 286 km

from Strasbourg: 490 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aurieres, Nebouzat, Orcival, Rochefort-Montagne, Saint-Bonnet-Pres-Orcival and Saulzet-le-Froid.

This page in French: Visiter Vernines