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Auriac-l'Eglise tourism and travel guide

Photo of Auriac-l'Eglise in Cantal

Photo is of Blesle at 7 km from Auriac-l'Eglise

Visit Auriac-l'Eglise: highlights and tourist information

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Auriac-l'Eglise is situated in the Cantal department and Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Blesle at 7 km and Brioude at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Auriac-l'Eglise, 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 Auriac-l'Eglise in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

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

Blesle

Blesle

Most Beautiful Village at 7 km (direction north-east), in the Haute-Loire department

There are a remarkable number of sites of interest in...

See Blesle guide
Brioude

Brioude

at 20 km (direction east), in the Haute-Loire department

Brioude is most visited for the Basilica Saint-Julien, the largest...

See Brioude guide
Auzon

Auzon

at 24 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haute-Loire department

The cobbled streets of Auzon wind up the hill...

See Auzon guide
Lavaudieu

Lavaudieu

Most Beautiful Village at 26 km (direction east), in the Haute-Loire department

Lavaoudieu is listed among the most beautiful villages in...

See Lavaudieu guide
 
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Saint-Flour

Saint-Flour

at 26 km (direction south)

Although built in rather sombre granite, we found lots of...

See Saint-Flour guide
Parc des Volcans

Parc des Volcans

Scenery at 27 km (direction west-north-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

The Natural Regional Park of the Volcanoes is a...

See Parc des Volcans guide
Saint-Floret

Saint-Floret

Most Beautiful Village at 32 km (direction west-north-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

The tiny village of Saint-Floret with its ruined castle...

See Saint-Floret guide
Issoire

Issoire

at 33 km (direction north-north-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

Best known for its romanesque church, Issoire is a...

See Issoire guide
Usson

Usson

Most Beautiful Village at 34 km (direction north-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

One of the least developed of the 'most beautiful villages in...

See Usson guide
Riom-es-Montagnes

Riom-es-Montagnes

at 37 km (direction west)

After exploring the town and church in Riom-es-Montagnes be sure...

See Riom-es-Montagnes guide
Saint-Nectaire

Saint-Nectaire

at 37 km (direction north-north-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

It is the impressive roman architecture of the Church of St-Nectaire-le-Haut...

See Saint-Nectaire guide
Sauxillanges

Sauxillanges

at 37 km (direction north-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

The principal monuments in Sauxillanges, the monastery and the castle, are not...

See Sauxillanges guide
Murol

Murol

Castle at 38 km (direction north-north-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

The highlight of a visit to Murol is the Chateau de...

See Murol guide
Montpeyroux

Montpeyroux

Most Beautiful Village at 40 km (direction north-north-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

Montpeyroux is a small village now listed among the...

See Montpeyroux guide

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Map of places to visit near Auriac-l'Eglise

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Markets in and near Auriac-l'Eglise

  • Massiac: market Tuesday (6km)
  • Brioude: market Saturday (20km)
  • Sainte-Florine: market Sunday (22km)
  • Brassac-les-Mines: market Sunday (22km)
  • Marcenat: market Friday - seasonal market only (24km)
  • Valuejols: market Tuesday (28km)
  • Paulhaguet: market Monday (31km)
  • Champagnac-le-Vieux: market Friday (31km)
  • Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise: market Monday (31km)
  • Issoire: market Saturday (32km)

More information about Auriac-l'Eglise, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Auriac-l'Eglise, France

What to do at Auriac-l'Eglise? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Auriac-l'Eglise.

Grand sites of France

  • Puy Mary (39km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (24km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (7km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (19km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (20km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (32km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (39km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (33km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Signal du Luguet (13km)
  • Lac Pavin (32km)
  • Plomb du Cantal (37km)
  • Mont Mouchet (38km)
  • Puy de Sancy (38km)
  • Puy Griou (39km)
  • Cascade de Liadouze (42km)
  • Lac du Guery (46km)
  • Banne d'Ordanche (47km)
  • Bois Noirs (50km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Massiac (6km)
 
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Geography and distances

Auriac-l'Eglise is in the southern-centre of France at 66 kilometres from Aurillac, the department capital (general information: Auriac-l'Eglise is 404 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Auriac-l'Eglise

Canton: Massiac

Arrondissement: Saint-Flour

Department: Cantal

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 15500

Distance to Auriac-l'Eglise

from Aurillac (prefecture): 66 km

from Paris: 404 km

from Calais: 639 km

from Nice: 372 km

from Bordeaux: 295 km

from Strasbourg: 509 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Auriac-l'Eglise from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Blesle, Charmensac, Grenier-Montgon, Laurie, Leyvaux, Massiac, Molompize and Saint-Etienne-sur-Blesle.

This page in French: Visiter Auriac-l'Eglise

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