Vinzelles tourism and travel guide

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Visit Vinzelles: highlights and tourist information

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Vinzelles 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 29 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Vinzelles is 335 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateldon at 11 km and Thiers at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Vinzelles, 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 Vinzelles 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 Vinzelles

Markets in and near Vinzelles

  • Maringues: market Monday (5km)
  • Puy-Guillaume: market Wednesday (7km)
  • Lezoux: market Saturday (11km)
  • Thiers: market Thursday & Saturday (14km)
  • Saint-Remy-sur-Durolle: market Sunday (16km)
  • Saint-Yorre: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Pont-du-Chateau: market Thursday (18km)
  • Bellerive-sur-Allier: market Saturday (21km)
  • Courpiere: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Riom: market Wednesday & Saturday (22km)

More information about Vinzelles, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Vinzelles, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Aulteribe Chateau (18km)
  • Chareil-Cintrat Chateau (40km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (13km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (21km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (32km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (44km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (49km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du domaine royal de Randan (11km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (27km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (32km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (35km)
  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (44km)
  • Jardins de Cordès (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt des Colettes (44km)
  • Bois Noirs (48km)
  • Col des Pradeaux (56km)
  • Lac du Guery (56km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Montmarault (55km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Vinzelles

Canton: Lezoux

Arrondissement: Thiers

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

Postcode: 63350

Distance to Vinzelles

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 29 km

from Paris: 335 km

from Calais: 570 km

from Nice: 393 km

from Bordeaux: 333 km

from Strasbourg: 442 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bulhon, Charnat, Crevant-Laveine, Limons, Luzillat, Maringues, Noalhat and Puy-Guillaume.

This page in French: Visiter Vinzelles