Yssingeaux tourism and travel guide

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Visit Yssingeaux: highlights and tourist information

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Yssingeaux is situated in the Haute-Loire department and Auvergne region (now part of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region), in the southern-centre of France at 22 kilometres from Le Puy-en-Velay, the department capital (general information: Yssingeaux is 434 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Puy-en-Velay at 22 km and Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Yssingeaux, 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 Yssingeaux 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 Haute-Loire

Map of places to visit near Yssingeaux

Markets in and near Yssingeaux

  • Grazac: market Sunday (7km)
  • Lapte: market Sunday (9km)
  • Saint-Maurice-de-Lignon: market Sunday (9km)
  • Retournac: market Wednesday & (10km)
  • Rosieres: market Saturday (11km)
  • Saint-Julien-Chapteuil: market Monday (13km)
  • Raucoules: market Saturday (14km)
  • Blavozy: market Sunday (15km)
  • Montfaucon-en-Velay: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Monistrol-sur-Loire: market Friday (17km)

More information about Yssingeaux, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Yssingeaux, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pilat (46km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Saint Julien (Saint-Julien-Chapteuil) (13km)
  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Saint-Paulien) (24km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de l’écomusée (31km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade de la Beaume (29km)
  • Mont Gerbier de Jonc (34km)
  • Lac du Bouchet (37km)
  • Cascade du Ray-Pic (42km)
  • Perdrix Crest (44km)
  • Oeillon Crest (47km)
  • Col des Pradeaux (48km)
  • Bois Noirs (58km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Yssingeaux

Canton: Yssingeaux

Arrondissement: Yssingeaux

Department: Haute-Loire

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 43200

Distance to Yssingeaux

from Le Puy-en-Velay (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 434 km

from Calais: 667 km

from Nice: 297 km

from Bordeaux: 371 km

from Strasbourg: 471 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaux, Bessamorel, Grazac and Le Pertuis.

This page in French: Visiter Yssingeaux