Faverolles tourism and travel guide

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Visit Faverolles: highlights and tourist information

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Faverolles is situated in the Cantal department and Auvergne region (now part of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region), in the southern-centre of France at 56 kilometres from Aurillac, the department capital (general information: Faverolles is 440 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Flour at 11 km and Aumont Aubrac at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Faverolles, 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 Faverolles 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 Faverolles

Markets in and near Faverolles

  • Chaudes-Aigues: market Thursday & Monday (15km)
  • Saint-Chely-d'Apcher: market Thursday (18km)
  • Valuejols: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Langeac: market Tuesday & Thursday & (33km)
  • Sainte-Genevieve-sur-Argence: market Wednesday & Wednesday (34km)
  • Massiac: market Tuesday (35km)
  • Mur-de-Barrez: market Thursday (40km)
  • Paulhaguet: market Monday (41km)
  • Brioude: market Saturday (43km)
  • Marvejols: market Tuesday & Saturday (45km)

More information about Faverolles, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Faverolles, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Puy Mary (42km)

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) (40km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (42km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (44km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Mouchet (18km)
  • Plomb du Cantal (33km)
  • Cascade du Déroc (33km)
  • Puy Griou (38km)
  • Cascade de Liadouze (41km)
  • Signal du Luguet (46km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Aumont-Aubrac (26km)
  • Massiac (35km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de bisons d'Europe de Sainte-Eulalie (30km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Faverolles

Canton: Ruynes-en-Margeride

Arrondissement: Saint-Flour

Department: Cantal

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 15390

Distance to Faverolles

from Aurillac (prefecture): 56 km

from Paris: 440 km

from Calais: 675 km

from Nice: 355 km

from Bordeaux: 294 km

from Strasbourg: 536 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Alleuze, Anglards-de-Saint-Flour, Fridefont, Loubaresse, Saint-Just and Saint-Marc.

This page in French: Visiter Faverolles