Vezezoux tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Auzon at 2 km from Vezezoux

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Vezezoux is situated in the Haute-Loire department and Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Vezezoux in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Auzon at 2 km and Brioude at 12 km.

Vezezoux, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Auzon

Auzon

at 2 km (direction east-south-east)

The cobbled streets of Auzon wind up the hill from the river, passing an...

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Brioude

Brioude

at 12 km (direction south-south-east)

Brioude is most visited for the Basilica Saint-Julien, the largest romanesque church in the...

See Brioude guide
Usson

Usson

Most Beautiful Village at 14 km (direction south-south-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

One of the least developed of the 'most beautiful villages in France' (a good...

See Usson guide
Blesle

Blesle

Most Beautiful Village at 16 km (direction west-south-west)

There are a remarkable number of sites of interest in the small village of...

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Sauxillanges

Sauxillanges

at 17 km (direction west-south-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

The principal monuments in Sauxillanges, the monastery and the castle, are not open to...

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Issoire

Issoire

at 17 km (direction north-north-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

Best known for its romanesque church, Issoire is a very pleasant and unspoiled town...

See Issoire guide
Lavaudieu

Lavaudieu

Most Beautiful Village at 18 km (direction south-east)

Lavaoudieu is listed among the most beautiful villages in France, and has the roman...

See Lavaudieu guide
Saint-Floret

Saint-Floret

Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction west-north-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

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

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Montpeyroux

Montpeyroux

Most Beautiful Village at 27 km (direction north-north-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

Montpeyroux is a small village now listed among the 'most beautiful in France' and...

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La Chaise-Dieu

La Chaise-Dieu

at 29 km (direction east-south-east)

The church, cloisters and Danse Macabre fresco in the abbey are the major attraction...

See La Chaise-Dieu guide
Saint-Nectaire

Saint-Nectaire

at 34 km (direction west-north-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

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

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Saint-Saturnin

Saint-Saturnin

Most Beautiful Village at 35 km (direction north-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

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

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Ambert

Ambert

at 35 km (direction east-north-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

The quiet town of Ambert in the Natural Regional Park of Livradois-Forez has a...

See Ambert guide
Billom

Billom

at 35 km (direction east-north-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

It is the half-timbered houses and medieval gateways that provide the charm in the...

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Markets in and near Vezezoux

  • Brassac-les-Mines: market Sunday (2km)
  • Sainte-Florine: market Sunday (2km)
  • Brioude: market Saturday (13km)
  • Champagnac-le-Vieux: market Friday (13km)
  • Issoire: market Saturday (18km)
  • Massiac: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Paulhaguet: market Monday (25km)
  • Champeix: market Friday (27km)
  • Vic-le-Comte: market Thursday (28km)
  • La Chaise-Dieu: market Thursday & Sunday (29km)

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Tourist attractions near Vezezoux, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (15km)
  • Aulteribe Chateau (43km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (5km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (13km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (15km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (17km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (17km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (35km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Saint-Paulien) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (46km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (47km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (17km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (38km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (41km)
  • Jardins de Cordès (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bois Noirs (27km)
  • Signal du Luguet (29km)
  • Lac Pavin (37km)
  • Col des Pradeaux (41km)
  • Puy de Sancy (44km)
  • Lac du Guery (47km)
  • Banne d'Ordanche (50km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Massiac (20km)
 
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Geography and distances

Vezezoux is in the southern-centre of France at 58 kilometres from Le Puy-en-Velay, the department capital (general information: Vezezoux is 391 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Vezezoux

Canton: Auzon

Arrondissement: Brioude

Department: Haute-Loire

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 43390

Distance to Vezezoux

from Le Puy-en-Velay (prefecture): 58 km

from Paris: 391 km

from Calais: 627 km

from Nice: 364 km

from Bordeaux: 314 km

from Strasbourg: 486 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Auzon, Azerat, Beaulieu, Brassac-les-Mines, Charbonnier-les-Mines, Esteil, Frugeres-les-Mines, Jumeaux, Saint-Jean-Saint-Gervais, Sainte-Florine, Valz-sous-Chateauneuf and Vergongheon.

This page in French: Visiter Vezezoux