Arnac tourism and travel guide

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Visit Arnac: highlights and tourist information

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Arnac is situated in the Cantal department and Auvergne region (now part of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region), in the southern-centre of France at 22 kilometres from Aurillac, the department capital (general information: Arnac is 422 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Laroquebrou at 10 km and Saint-Chamant at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Arnac, 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 Arnac 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 Cantal

Map of places to visit near Arnac

Markets in and near Arnac

  • Laroquebrou: market Friday - seasonal market only (11km)
  • Mauriac: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (20km)
  • Aurillac: market Wednesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Monceaux-sur-Dordogne: market Thursday - seasonal market only (26km)
  • Bretenoux: market Tuesday (35km)
  • Maurs: market Thursday (39km)
  • Mur-de-Barrez: market Thursday (42km)
  • Bort-les-Orgues: market Tuesday & Saturday (43km)
  • Tulle: market Wednesday & Saturday (43km)
  • Vayrac: market Thursday & Saturday (43km)

More information about Arnac, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Arnac, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Puy Mary (35km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chateau Montal (36km)
  • Castelnau-Bretenoux Chateau (37km)
  • Assier Chateau (51km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Verger de Déduit (23km)
  • Parc-arboretum de Neuvic d'Ussel (36km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade de Liadouze (34km)
  • Puy Griou (37km)
  • Cascades de Gimel (40km)
  • Plomb du Cantal (41km)
  • Gouffre de Padirac (44km)
  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (52km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Salins (19km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Arnac

Canton: Laroquebrou

Arrondissement: Aurillac

Department: Cantal

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 15150

Distance to Arnac

from Aurillac (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 422 km

from Calais: 656 km

from Nice: 428 km

from Bordeaux: 222 km

from Strasbourg: 574 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Saint-Martin-Cantales, Saint-Santin-Cantales and Saint-Victor.

This page in French: Visiter Arnac