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Collandres tourism and travel guide

Photo of Collandres in Cantal

Photo is of Riom-es-Montagnes at 5 km from Collandres

Visit Collandres: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Riom-es-Montagnes at 5 km and Salers at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Collandres, 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 Collandres in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

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

Riom-es-Montagnes

Riom-es-Montagnes

at 5 km (direction )

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

See Riom-es-Montagnes guide
Salers

Salers

Most Beautiful Village at 17 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Salers guide
Fontanges

Fontanges

at 18 km (direction south-west)

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

See Fontanges guide
Parc des Volcans

Parc des Volcans

Scenery at 20 km (direction north-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

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

See Parc des Volcans guide
 
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Saint-Chamant

Saint-Chamant

at 23 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Saint-Chamant guide
Tournemire

Tournemire

Most Beautiful Village at 24 km (direction south-west)

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

See Tournemire guide
Mauriac

Mauriac

at 26 km (direction west)

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

See Mauriac guide
Chateau de Val

Chateau de Val

Castle at 26 km (direction north-west)

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

See Chateau de Val guide
Aurillac

Aurillac

at 38 km (direction south-west)

Close to the scenic Route des Cretes', Aurillac lacks major monuments but...

See Aurillac guide
Mont-Dore

Mont-Dore

at 40 km (direction north-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
La Bourboule

La Bourboule

at 40 km (direction north-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
Saint-Flour

Saint-Flour

at 41 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Saint-Flour guide
Blesle

Blesle

Most Beautiful Village at 41 km (direction east), in the Haute-Loire department

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

See Blesle guide
Murol

Murol

Castle at 44 km (direction north-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

The highlight of a visit to Murol is the Chateau de Murol...

See Murol guide

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

Map of places to visit near Collandres

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Markets in and near Collandres

  • Marcenat: market Friday - seasonal market only (15km)
  • Bort-les-Orgues: market Tuesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Mauriac: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (25km)
  • Valuejols: market Tuesday (30km)
  • Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise: market Monday (37km)
  • Aurillac: market Wednesday & Saturday (39km)
  • Mont-Dore: market Friday all day (40km)
  • La Bourboule: market Saturday (40km)
  • Massiac: market Tuesday (42km)
  • Murol: market Wednesday (44km)

More information about Collandres, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Collandres, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Puy Mary (14km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (49km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (41km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Verger de Déduit (17km)
  • Parc-arboretum de Neuvic d'Ussel (34km)
  • Jardin de la Ganille (44km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade de Liadouze (17km)
  • Puy Griou (18km)
  • Plomb du Cantal (21km)
  • Signal du Luguet (28km)
  • Lac Pavin (34km)
  • Puy de Sancy (35km)
  • Banne d'Ordanche (43km)
  • Lac du Guery (44km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Salins (21km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Massiac (42km)
 
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Geography and distances

Collandres is in the southern-centre of France at 38 kilometres from Aurillac, the department capital (general information: Collandres is 403 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Collandres

Canton: Riom-ès-Montagnes

Arrondissement: Mauriac

Department: Cantal

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 15400

Distance to Collandres

from Aurillac (prefecture): 38 km

from Paris: 403 km

from Calais: 638 km

from Nice: 403 km

from Bordeaux: 258 km

from Strasbourg: 537 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Apchon, Cheylade, Marchastel, Riom-es-Montagnes, Saint-Hippolyte and Valette.

This page in French: Visiter Collandres

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