Champagnac tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Chateau de Val at 13 km from Champagnac

Visit Champagnac: highlights and tourist information

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Champagnac 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 Champagnac in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Val at 13 km and Mauriac at 16 km.

Champagnac, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Chateau de Val

Chateau de Val

Castle at 13 km (direction north-east)

The Chateau de Val is an impressive medieval castle on the edge...

See Chateau de Val guide


at 16 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Mauriac guide


at 21 km (direction north-west), in the Correze department

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

See Saint-Angel guide


at 22 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Riom-es-Montagnes guide
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Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Salers guide


at 27 km (direction north-west), in the Correze department

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

See Meymac guide


at 28 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Fontanges guide


at 30 km (direction south)

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

See Saint-Chamant guide
Parc des Volcans

Parc des Volcans

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

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

See Parc des Volcans guide


Most Beautiful Village at 34 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Tournemire guide
La Bourboule

La Bourboule

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

La Bourboule is one of the most impressive of the belle-epoque spa...

See La Bourboule guide


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

Mont-Dore is well placed to explore the scenic splendours of the area...

See Mont-Dore guide
Correze (village)

Correze (village)

at 41 km (direction west), in the Correze department

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

See Correze (village) guide
Tours de Merle

Tours de Merle

Castle at 41 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

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Markets in and near Champagnac

  • Bort-les-Orgues: market Tuesday & Saturday (9km)
  • Mauriac: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (16km)
  • Ussel: market Saturday (22km)
  • Meymac: market Friday - seasonal market only (28km)
  • Marcenat: market Friday - seasonal market only (34km)
  • La Bourboule: market Saturday (37km)
  • Mont-Dore: market Friday all day (40km)
  • Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise: market Monday (45km)
  • Bugeat: market Thursday - seasonal market only (46km)
  • Laroquebrou: market Friday - seasonal market only (46km)

More information about Champagnac, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Champagnac, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Puy Mary (35km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (52km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc-arboretum de Neuvic d'Ussel (10km)
  • Verger de Déduit (17km)
  • Jardin de la Ganille (22km)
  • Jardins de Cordès (50km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade de Liadouze (37km)
  • Puy de Sancy (38km)
  • Puy Griou (39km)
  • Banne d'Ordanche (41km)
  • Lac Pavin (41km)
  • Cascades de Gimel (44km)
  • Plomb du Cantal (44km)
  • Lac du Guery (44km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Salins (18km)

Geography and distances

Champagnac is in the southern-centre of France at 48 kilometres from Aurillac, the department capital (general information: Champagnac is 389 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Champagnac

Canton: Saignes

Arrondissement: Mauriac

Department: Cantal

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 15350

Distance to Champagnac

from Aurillac (prefecture): 48 km

from Paris: 389 km

from Calais: 623 km

from Nice: 427 km

from Bordeaux: 241 km

from Strasbourg: 542 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arches, Bassignac, Madic, Saint-Pierre, Sauvat, Serandon, Veyrieres and Ydes.

This page in French: Visiter Champagnac


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