Espinasse tourism and travel guide

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Visit Espinasse: highlights and tourist information

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Espinasse is situated in the Cantal department and Auvergne region (now part of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region), in the southern-centre of France at 40 kilometres from Aurillac, the department capital (general information: Espinasse is 445 kilometres from Paris).

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

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Espinasse, 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 Espinasse in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

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


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

Map of places to visit near Espinasse

Markets in and near Espinasse

  • Chaudes-Aigues: market Thursday & Monday (5km)
  • Sainte-Genevieve-sur-Argence: market Wednesday & Wednesday (16km)
  • Valuejols: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Mur-de-Barrez: market Thursday (22km)
  • Saint-Chely-d'Apcher: market Thursday (28km)
  • Entraygues: market Tuesday & Wednesday - seasonal market only (39km)
  • Entraygues: market Friday & (39km)
  • Aurillac: market Wednesday & Saturday (40km)
  • Espalion: market Friday (41km)
  • Marvejols: market Tuesday & Saturday (45km)

More information about Espinasse, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Espinasse, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Puy Mary (34km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (55km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Verger de Déduit (54km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Plomb du Cantal (25km)
  • Cascade du Déroc (27km)
  • Puy Griou (30km)
  • Cascade de Liadouze (31km)
  • Mont Mouchet (36km)
  • Trou de Bozouls (48km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Salins (56km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Aumont-Aubrac (32km)
  • Massiac (47km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de bisons d'Europe de Sainte-Eulalie (43km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Espinasse

Canton: Chaudes-Aigues

Arrondissement: Saint-Flour

Department: Cantal

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 15110

Distance to Espinasse

from Aurillac (prefecture): 40 km

from Paris: 445 km

from Calais: 681 km

from Nice: 368 km

from Bordeaux: 277 km

from Strasbourg: 552 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chaudes-Aigues, Lieutades, Oradour and Sainte-Marie.

This page in French: Visiter Espinasse