Calvinet tourism and travel guide

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Visit Calvinet: highlights and tourist information

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Calvinet is situated in the Cantal department and Auvergne region (now part of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region), in the southern-centre of France at 24 kilometres from Aurillac, the department capital (general information: Calvinet is 460 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Mourjou at 4 km and Marcoles at 7 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Calvinet, 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 Calvinet 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 Calvinet

Markets in and near Calvinet

  • Maurs: market Thursday (13km)
  • Entraygues: market Tuesday & Wednesday - seasonal market only (18km)
  • Entraygues: market Friday & (18km)
  • Decazeville: market Tuesday & Friday (19km)
  • Firmi: market Saturday (20km)
  • Cransac: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (22km)
  • Aubin: market Wednesday & Friday (23km)
  • Aurillac: market Wednesday & Saturday (23km)
  • Mur-de-Barrez: market Thursday (28km)
  • Figeac: market Saturday (29km)

More information about Calvinet, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Calvinet, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Puy Mary (50km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Assier Chateau (38km)
  • Chateau Montal (42km)
  • Castelnau-Bretenoux Chateau (47km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin d'Eden du château du Colombier (34km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Tindoul de la Vayssière (36km)
  • Trou de Bozouls (39km)
  • Cascade de Liadouze (47km)
  • Puy Griou (49km)
  • Plomb du Cantal (49km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Calvinet

Canton: Montsalvy

Arrondissement: Aurillac

Department: Cantal

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 15340

Distance to Calvinet

from Aurillac (prefecture): 24 km

from Paris: 460 km

from Calais: 694 km

from Nice: 407 km

from Bordeaux: 232 km

from Strasbourg: 595 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cassaniouze, Leynhac, Mourjou, Saint-Antoine and Senezergues.

This page in French: Visiter Calvinet