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Chalvignac tourism and travel guide

Photo of Chalvignac in Cantal

Photo is of Mauriac at 7 km from Chalvignac

Visit Chalvignac: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Mauriac at 7 km and Saint-Chamant at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Chalvignac, 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 Chalvignac in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

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



at 7 km (direction east-south-east)

The religious monuments such as the basilica and the...

See Mauriac guide


at 22 km (direction south-east)

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

See Saint-Chamant guide


Most Beautiful Village at 23 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Salers guide
Tours de Merle

Tours de Merle

Castle at 24 km (direction south-west), in the Correze department

The Tours de Merle is a group of medieval castles in ruins...

See Tours de Merle guide


at 25 km (direction east-south-east)

Fontanges is a small village in the Monts du...

See Fontanges guide


Most Beautiful Village at 28 km (direction south-east)

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

See Tournemire guide


at 29 km (direction west-south-west), in the Correze department

The highlight of a visit to Argentat is the...

See Argentat guide


at 29 km (direction west-south-west), in the Correze department

Saint-Angel is a very small village but also a pleasant diversion when...

See Saint-Angel guide
Chateau de Val

Chateau de Val

Castle at 30 km (direction north-east)

The Chateau de Val is an impressive medieval castle...

See Chateau de Val guide


at 30 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Laroquebrou guide


at 32 km (direction west), in the Correze department

Gimel-les-Cascades is a pretty village in Correze best known for its ancient...

See Gimel-les-Cascades guide
Correze (village)

Correze (village)

at 33 km (direction west-north-west), in the Correze department

Correze is a very small village but the historic quarter...

See Correze (village) guide


at 33 km (direction east)

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

See Riom-es-Montagnes guide


at 33 km (direction north-north-west), in the Correze department

Meymac should be beter known to tourists - the stone buildings...

See Meymac guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Cantal

Map of places to visit near Chalvignac


Markets in and near Chalvignac

  • Mauriac: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (7km)
  • Bort-les-Orgues: market Tuesday & Saturday (26km)
  • Laroquebrou: market Friday - seasonal market only (31km)
  • Monceaux-sur-Dordogne: market Thursday - seasonal market only (32km)
  • Meymac: market Friday - seasonal market only (34km)
  • Ussel: market Saturday (34km)
  • Tulle: market Wednesday & Saturday (38km)
  • Aurillac: market Wednesday & Saturday (39km)
  • Bugeat: market Thursday - seasonal market only (47km)
  • Bretenoux: market Tuesday (48km)

More information about Chalvignac, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Chalvignac, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Puy Mary (37km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Castelnau-Bretenoux Chateau (50km)
  • Chateau Montal (52km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Verger de Déduit (16km)
  • Parc-arboretum de Neuvic d'Ussel (16km)
  • Jardin de la Ganille (35km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascades de Gimel (32km)
  • Cascade de Liadouze (38km)
  • Puy Griou (40km)
  • Plomb du Cantal (45km)
  • Puy de Sancy (55km)
  • Gouffre de Padirac (58km)
  • Banne d'Ordanche (58km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Salins (13km)

Geography and distances

Chalvignac is in the southern-centre of France at 38 kilometres from Aurillac, the department capital (general information: Chalvignac is 402 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Chalvignac

Canton: Mauriac

Arrondissement: Mauriac

Department: Cantal

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 15200

Distance to Chalvignac

from Aurillac (prefecture): 38 km

from Paris: 402 km

from Calais: 635 km

from Nice: 434 km

from Bordeaux: 226 km

from Strasbourg: 559 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Brageac, Latronche and Soursac.

This page in French: Visiter Chalvignac

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