Badailhac tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Aurillac at 14 km from Badailhac

Visit Badailhac: highlights and tourist information

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Badailhac is situated in the Cantal department and Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Badailhac in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Aurillac at 14 km and Tournemire at 19 km.

Badailhac, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 14 km (direction west)

Close to the scenic Route des Cretes', Aurillac lacks major monuments but...

See Aurillac guide


Most Beautiful Village at 19 km (direction north-west)

The very picturesque village of Tournemire is overlooked by the Chateau de...

See Tournemire guide


at 24 km (direction north-north-west)

Fontanges is a small village in the Monts du Cantal region at...

See Fontanges guide


at 24 km (direction north-west)

Saint-Chamant is a small Auvergne village with a castle in the Monts...

See Saint-Chamant guide
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at 26 km (direction west-south-west)

The fortified village of Marcoles dates from the 10th century and is...

See Marcoles guide


Most Beautiful Village at 26 km (direction north-north-west)

Salers, listed as a 'most beautiful village in France' is very lovely...

See Salers guide


at 30 km (direction south-south-west), in the Aveyron department

The medieval bridges and half-timbered houses are among the highlights in the...

See Entraygues guide
Le Don du Fel

Le Don du Fel

at 31 km (direction south-south-west), in the Aveyron department

Le Don du Fel is an impressive exhibition of artworks and pottery...

See Le Don du Fel guide


at 31 km (direction south-east), in the Aveyron department

The sweeping lanscape of the Laguiole region is best known for the...

See Laguiole guide


at 34 km (direction south-west)

Mourjou is historically a very important chestnut producing region in France, and...

See Mourjou guide


at 34 km (direction south-west)

On the banks of the Lot river the small village of Vieillevie...

See Vieillevie guide


at 34 km (direction west)

In Laroquebrou you can see the Cere river below the village and...

See Laroquebrou guide
Chateau de Laroque

Chateau de Laroque

Castle at 35 km (direction west)

Chateau de Laroque is a 13th century fortified castle on a hill...

See Chateau de Laroque guide


at 39 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Saint-Flour guide

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Map of places to visit near Badailhac


Markets in and near Badailhac

  • Mur-de-Barrez: market Thursday (9km)
  • Aurillac: market Wednesday & Saturday (15km)
  • Sainte-Genevieve-sur-Argence: market Wednesday & Wednesday (17km)
  • Valuejols: market Tuesday (29km)
  • Entraygues: market Tuesday & Wednesday - seasonal market only (31km)
  • Entraygues: market Friday & (31km)
  • Chaudes-Aigues: market Thursday & Monday (31km)
  • Laroquebrou: market Friday - seasonal market only (35km)
  • Mauriac: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (40km)
  • Maurs: market Thursday (41km)

More information about Badailhac, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Badailhac, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Puy Mary (22km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (62km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Verger de Déduit (35km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade de Liadouze (18km)
  • Plomb du Cantal (19km)
  • Puy Griou (19km)
  • Cascade du Déroc (46km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Salins (35km)

Geography and distances

Badailhac is in the southern-centre of France at 14 kilometres from Aurillac, the department capital (general information: Badailhac is 438 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Badailhac

Canton: Vic-sur-Cère

Arrondissement: Aurillac

Department: Cantal

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 15800

Distance to Badailhac

from Aurillac (prefecture): 14 km

from Paris: 438 km

from Calais: 673 km

from Nice: 393 km

from Bordeaux: 252 km

from Strasbourg: 564 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Carlat, Cros-de-Ronesque, Jou-sous-Monjou, Pailherols, Polminhac, Raulhac and Saint-Etienne-de-Carlat.

This page in French: Visiter Badailhac


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