Viscomtat tourism and travel guide

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Visit Viscomtat: highlights and tourist information

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Viscomtat 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 46 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Viscomtat is 351 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Thiers at 11 km and Courpiere at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Viscomtat, 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 Viscomtat 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 Viscomtat

Markets in and near Viscomtat

  • Noiretable: market Saturday (7km)
  • Saint-Remy-sur-Durolle: market Sunday (9km)
  • Thiers: market Thursday & Saturday (11km)
  • Courpiere: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Puy-Guillaume: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Lezoux: market Saturday (23km)
  • Le Mayet-de-Montagne: market Monday (27km)
  • Boen: market Thursday (27km)
  • Billom: market Monday (28km)
  • Maringues: market Monday (29km)

More information about Viscomtat, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Viscomtat, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Aulteribe Chateau (15km)
  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (54km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (35km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (44km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (46km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (49km)
  • Couvent des Cordeliers (Saint-Nizier-sous-Charlieu) (50km)
  • Eglise de Saint Marcel (Iguerande) (52km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Fortuné de Charlieu (Charlieu) (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du domaine royal de Randan (33km)
  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (46km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (46km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bois Noirs (33km)
  • Col des Pradeaux (36km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Viscomtat

Canton: Saint-Rémy-sur-Durolle

Arrondissement: Thiers

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

Postcode: 63250

Distance to Viscomtat

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 46 km

from Paris: 351 km

from Calais: 585 km

from Nice: 369 km

from Bordeaux: 350 km

from Strasbourg: 434 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Celles-sur-Durolle, Chabreloche, La Monnerie-le-Montel, Sainte-Agathe, Vollore-Montagne and Vollore-Ville.

This page in French: Visiter Viscomtat