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Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Puy-de-Dôme

Geographical information

Tourism label
Latitude46.1611380 (N 46° 9’ 40”)
Longitude2.8351080 (E 2° 50’ 6”)
AltitudeFrom 443m to 649m
Surface area22.11 km²
Population3794 inhabitants
Density171 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureClermont-Ferrand (67 km, 59 min)
Insee code63338
IntercommunalityCC Pays de Saint-Éloy-les-Mines

Nearest cities & towns

Montaigut3.5 km (6 min)
Youx4.5 km (6 min)
Buxières-sous-Montaigut7.1 km (11 min)
Durmignat7.2 km (11 min)
Ars-les-Favets8.1 km (10 min)
Moureuille8.4 km (13 min)
La Crouzille8.6 km (11 min)
Le Quartier8.7 km (12 min)
Servant9.7 km (13 min)
Teilhet10.3 km (11 min)
Neuf-Église10.4 km (14 min)
Menat10.9 km (12 min)
La Celle11.8 km (16 min)
Lapeyrouse13.4 km (14 min)

Things to see and do

Romanesque church of the ancient village of the 12th century.

Joan of Arc church built after the First World War, noted for its many colorful stained glass windows are the work of Louis Balmet, glassblowers of Grenoble, and paintings by Henri Landes (Italian school) and the painters region.

House Mining and Tourism beside the headframe on tile St. Joseph.

Hiking St. Eloy from the west - 8.5 km - 2:30 - yellow signs.

Hiking St. Eloy from the east - 10 km - 3h - green signs.

Hiking Mine - 15 km - 3:30 - Red markup.

Hiking the Wends - Menhir - 11 km - 5.5 km and 3 hours - 1:30 - blue markers.

Fishing in the lakes.

Heated indoor pool.

Many sports.

Places of interest


Events and festivities

Market every Saturday morning in the square-Michel Duval and the Place Charles de Gaulle.

Hunting Festival the second Sunday of the year.

Wine Festival of Taste of Terroir France and the weekend of Pentecost.

Local Festival the last weekend of June following the year in late June and early July.

Bicycle race "Remembrance Frederick Denizon" Easter Monday.

Bicycle race "Remembrance Emile Sautereau" Saturday of the festival in late June.


Wednesday 8 july
Min. 17°C - Max. 25°C
Thursday 9 july
Min. 14°C - Max. 24°C
Friday 10 july
Min. 14°C - Max. 28°C

Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Visit La Mothe Castle
Culture and education4 € to 50 € Vicq (23 km)
Sweet cake workshop
Entertainment10 € Gannat (29 km)
Guided tours and sightseeing in Auvergne
Culture and education80 € Châtel-Guyon (32 km)
Whitewater rafting on the Allier
Sports sensations20 € Vichy (46 km)
Discovery flight in a two-seat paraglider
Sports sensations80 € Orcines (46 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Around the lake
Village visitEasy1h00Servant (7.6 km)
Voueize Gorges
HikeEasy2h00Chambon-sur-Voueize (32 km)
Tour of Hérisson’s medieval town
Village visitEasy1h00Hérisson (40 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals