Youx tourism and travel guide

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Visit Youx: highlights and tourist information

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Youx 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: Youx is 303 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Montlucon at 26 km and Charroux at 28 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Youx, 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 Youx 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 Youx

Markets in and near Youx

  • Saint-Eloy-les-Mines: market Saturday (3km)
  • Pionsat: market Friday (9km)
  • Commentry: market Friday (17km)
  • Neris-les-Bains: market Thursday & Sunday (19km)
  • Ebreuil: market Thursday (23km)
  • Bellenaves: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Montmarault: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Montlucon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day (26km)
  • Auzances: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Gannat: market Saturday (31km)

More information about Youx, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Youx, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chareil-Cintrat Chateau (35km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Neris-les-Bains (19km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (36km)
  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (43km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Blanzat (41km)
  • Parc du domaine royal de Randan (45km)
  • Jardins du château d'Ainay-le-Vieil (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt des Colettes (13km)
  • Pierres Jaumetres (48km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Montmarault (23km)
  • Gouzon (44km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Youx

Canton: Montaigut

Arrondissement: Riom

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 63700

Distance to Youx

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 46 km

from Paris: 303 km

from Calais: 539 km

from Nice: 444 km

from Bordeaux: 301 km

from Strasbourg: 461 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ars-les-Favets, La Crouzille, Le Quartier, Montaigut, Saint-Eloy-les-Mines and Teilhet.

This page in French: Visiter Youx