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Clavieres tourism and travel guide

Photo of Clavieres in Cantal

Photo is of Saint-Flour at 15 km from Clavieres

Visit Clavieres: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Flour at 15 km and Aumont Aubrac at 29 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Clavieres, 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 Clavieres in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

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



at 15 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Saint-Flour guide
Aumont Aubrac

Aumont Aubrac

at 29 km (direction south), in the Lozere department

Not perhaps a major destination but Aumont-Aubrac is pleasant...

See Aumont Aubrac guide


Most Beautiful Village at 34 km (direction north-north-east), in the Haute-Loire department

Lavaoudieu is listed among the most beautiful villages in France, and...

See Lavaudieu guide


at 35 km (direction north-north-east), in the Haute-Loire department

Brioude is most visited for the Basilica Saint-Julien, the largest romanesque church...

See Brioude guide


Most Beautiful Village at 38 km (direction north-north-west), in the Haute-Loire department

There are a remarkable number of sites of interest in the...

See Blesle guide


at 42 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haute-Loire department

Be sure to climb to the castle above Allegre to see...

See Allegre guide


at 46 km (direction north-north-east), in the Haute-Loire department

The cobbled streets of Auzon wind up the hill from...

See Auzon guide


at 48 km (direction west-south-west), in the Aveyron department

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

See Laguiole guide


at 48 km (direction south), in the Lozere department

The quiet regional town of Marvejols has several interesting...

See Marvejols guide
Le Puy-en-Velay

Le Puy-en-Velay

at 48 km (direction east), in the Haute-Loire department

The town of Le Puy-en-Velay is very interesting to visit and...

See Le Puy-en-Velay guide
La Chaise-Dieu

La Chaise-Dieu

at 50 km (direction north-east), in the Haute-Loire department

The church, cloisters and Danse Macabre fresco in the abbey are...

See La Chaise-Dieu guide


Most Beautiful Village at 53 km (direction east-south-east), in the Haute-Loire department

Both the picturesque historic village centre and the lovely viwes make Pradelles...

See Pradelles guide
Parc des Volcans

Parc des Volcans

Scenery at 57 km (direction north-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

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

See Parc des Volcans guide


at 59 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Riom-es-Montagnes guide

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

Map of places to visit near Clavieres


Markets in and near Clavieres

  • Saint-Chely-d'Apcher: market Thursday (20km)
  • Langeac: market Tuesday & Thursday & (21km)
  • Chaudes-Aigues: market Thursday & Monday (26km)
  • Valuejols: market Tuesday (28km)
  • Massiac: market Tuesday (30km)
  • Paulhaguet: market Monday (31km)
  • Brioude: market Saturday (35km)
  • Allegre: market Wednesday (41km)
  • Champagnac-le-Vieux: market Friday (45km)
  • Sainte-Genevieve-sur-Argence: market Wednesday & Wednesday (46km)

More information about Clavieres, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Clavieres, France

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

Heritage sites

  • St Chely d'Aubrac pont des pèlerins (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (52km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (32km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (35km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Saint-Paulien) (46km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Mouchet (8km)
  • Lac du Bouchet (41km)
  • Cascade du Déroc (41km)
  • Plomb du Cantal (41km)
  • Signal du Luguet (45km)
  • Puy Griou (46km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de bisons d'Europe de Sainte-Eulalie (26km)

Geography and distances

Clavieres is in the southern-centre of France at 66 kilometres from Aurillac, the department capital (general information: Clavieres is 436 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Clavieres

Canton: Ruynes-en-Margeride

Arrondissement: Saint-Flour

Department: Cantal

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 15320

Distance to Clavieres

from Aurillac (prefecture): 66 km

from Paris: 436 km

from Calais: 671 km

from Nice: 348 km

from Bordeaux: 304 km

from Strasbourg: 525 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chaliers, Lorcieres, Loubaresse, Ruynes-en-Margeride and Vabres.

This page in French: Visiter Clavieres

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