Coltines tourism and travel guide

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Visit Coltines: highlights and tourist information

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Coltines is situated in the Cantal department and Auvergne region (now part of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region), in the southern-centre of France at 47 kilometres from Aurillac, the department capital (general information: Coltines is 421 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Flour at 11 km and Blesle at 29 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Coltines, 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 Coltines in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Coltines

Markets in and near Coltines

  • Valuejols: market Tuesday (6km)
  • Massiac: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Chaudes-Aigues: market Thursday & Monday (27km)
  • Marcenat: market Friday - seasonal market only (27km)
  • Sainte-Genevieve-sur-Argence: market Wednesday & Wednesday (37km)
  • Mur-de-Barrez: market Thursday (38km)
  • Brioude: market Saturday (38km)
  • Saint-Chely-d'Apcher: market Thursday (39km)
  • Langeac: market Tuesday & Thursday & (40km)
  • Paulhaguet: market Monday (43km)

More information about Coltines, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Coltines, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Puy Mary (25km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (45km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (29km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (35km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (38km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Verger de Déduit (45km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Plomb du Cantal (18km)
  • Puy Griou (22km)
  • Cascade de Liadouze (25km)
  • Signal du Luguet (27km)
  • Mont Mouchet (33km)
  • Lac Pavin (46km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Massiac (24km)
  • Aumont-Aubrac (47km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de bisons d'Europe de Sainte-Eulalie (50km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Coltines

Canton: Saint-Flour-Nord

Arrondissement: Saint-Flour

Department: Cantal

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 15170

Distance to Coltines

from Aurillac (prefecture): 47 km

from Paris: 421 km

from Calais: 657 km

from Nice: 373 km

from Bordeaux: 282 km

from Strasbourg: 531 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Andelat, Celles, Joursac, Neussargues-Moissac, Roffiac, Talizat, Ussel and Valuejols.

This page in French: Visiter Coltines