Carlat tourism and travel guide

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Visit Carlat: highlights and tourist information

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Carlat is situated in the Cantal department and Auvergne region (now part of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region), in the southern-centre of France at 11 kilometres from Aurillac, the department capital (general information: Carlat is 441 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Aurillac at 11 km and Tournemire at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Carlat, 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 Carlat 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 Carlat

Markets in and near Carlat

  • Mur-de-Barrez: market Thursday (9km)
  • Aurillac: market Wednesday & Saturday (11km)
  • Sainte-Genevieve-sur-Argence: market Wednesday & Wednesday (18km)
  • Entraygues: market Tuesday & Wednesday - seasonal market only (27km)
  • Entraygues: market Friday & (27km)
  • Laroquebrou: market Friday - seasonal market only (31km)
  • Valuejols: market Tuesday (34km)
  • Chaudes-Aigues: market Thursday & Monday (35km)
  • Maurs: market Thursday (35km)
  • Mauriac: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (41km)

More information about Carlat, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Carlat, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Puy Mary (26km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Verger de Déduit (37km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade de Liadouze (23km)
  • Puy Griou (24km)
  • Plomb du Cantal (24km)
  • Cascade du Déroc (48km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Salins (36km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Carlat

Canton: Vic-sur-Cère

Arrondissement: Aurillac

Department: Cantal

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 15130

Distance to Carlat

from Aurillac (prefecture): 11 km

from Paris: 441 km

from Calais: 676 km

from Nice: 397 km

from Bordeaux: 248 km

from Strasbourg: 570 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Badailhac, Cros-de-Ronesque, Giou-de-Mamou, Labrousse, Saint-Etienne-de-Carlat, Vezac and Yolet.

This page in French: Visiter Carlat