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Yssac-la-Tourette tourism and travel guide

Photo of Yssac-la-Tourette in Puy-de-Dome

Photo is of Riom at 5 km from Yssac-la-Tourette

Visit Yssac-la-Tourette: highlights and tourist information

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Yssac-la-Tourette is situated in the Puy-de-Dome department and Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Riom at 5 km and Mozac at 7 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Yssac-la-Tourette, 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 Yssac-la-Tourette in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

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



at 5 km (direction south-south-east)

The quiet regional town of Riom has several monuments of historical importance...

See Riom guide


at 7 km (direction south)

The interesting Abbey of Saint-Pierre in Mozac combines early roman elements and...

See Mozac guide


at 8 km (direction south-west)

One of the most famous bottled waters in the world is from...

See Volvic guide


at 17 km (direction south)

The Cathédrale Notre-Dame-de-l'Assomption, in sombre black lava stone, dominates the historic centre...

See Clermont-Ferrand guide
Clermont-Ferrand basilica

Clermont-Ferrand basilica

Church at 17 km (direction south)

The basilica of Notre-Dame-du-Port in Clermont-Ferrand is one of the most important...

See Clermont-Ferrand basilica guide
Puy de Dome

Puy de Dome

at 20 km (direction south-west)

Puy-de-Dome is the most famous, and most accessible of the Auvergne volcanoes...

See Puy de Dome guide


Most Beautiful Village at 29 km (direction north-north-east), in the Allier department

Charroux is a very quiet Auvergne village, unusual in the 'village centre'...

See Charroux guide


Most Beautiful Village at 30 km (direction south)

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

See Saint-Saturnin guide


at 30 km (direction south-east)

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

See Billom guide


at 34 km (direction east)

The ancient city of Chateldon still retains an important part of its...

See Chateldon guide


at 34 km (direction south-west)

Orcival is home to one of the most important roman style churches...

See Orcival guide


at 34 km (direction east-north-east), in the Allier department

The spa town of Vichy is best known for its bottled water...

See Vichy guide


Most Beautiful Village at 36 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Montpeyroux guide


at 36 km (direction east)

Not always considered a tourist destination, Thouars actually has a facscinating historical...

See Thiers guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Puy-de-Dome

Map of places to visit near Yssac-la-Tourette


Markets in and near Yssac-la-Tourette

  • Riom: market Wednesday & Saturday (5km)
  • Cebazat: market Thursday & Sunday (11km)
  • Gerzat: market Sunday (13km)
  • Clermont-Ferrand: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday (17km)
  • Chamalieres: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (18km)
  • Maringues: market Monday (19km)
  • Pont-du-Chateau: market Thursday (19km)
  • Lempdes: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Gannat: market Saturday (20km)
  • Aubiere: market Sunday (20km)

Hotels near Yssac-la-Tourette

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Tourist attractions near Yssac-la-Tourette, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Aulteribe Chateau (36km)
  • Chareil-Cintrat Chateau (39km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (4km)
  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (12km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (15km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (19km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (30km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (32km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Blanzat (11km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (23km)
  • Parc du domaine royal de Randan (23km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (26km)
  • Jardins de Cordès (34km)
  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt des Colettes (29km)
  • Lac du Guery (41km)
  • Banne d'Ordanche (43km)
  • Puy de Sancy (50km)
  • Bois Noirs (61km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Montmarault (44km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Yssac-la-Tourette is in the southern-centre of France at 17 kilometres from Clermont-Ferrand, the department capital (general information: Yssac-la-Tourette is 330 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Yssac-la-Tourette

Canton: Combronde

Arrondissement: Riom

Department: Puy-de-Dome

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 63200

Distance to Yssac-la-Tourette

from Clermont-Ferrand (prefecture): 17 km

from Paris: 330 km

from Calais: 565 km

from Nice: 412 km

from Bordeaux: 311 km

from Strasbourg: 459 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Yssac-la-Tourette from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beauregard-Vendon, Cellule, Chatelguyon, Combronde, Davayat, Enval, Gimeaux, La Moutade, Mozac, Pessat-Villeneuve, Prompsat, Riom, Saint-Bonnet-Pres-Riom and Teilhede.

This page in French: Visiter Yssac-la-Tourette

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