Ferrieres-Saint-Mary tourism and travel guide

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Visit Ferrieres-Saint-Mary: highlights and tourist information

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Ferrieres-Saint-Mary 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: Ferrieres-Saint-Mary is 412 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Flour at 17 km and Blesle at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ferrieres-Saint-Mary, 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 Ferrieres-Saint-Mary 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 Ferrieres-Saint-Mary

Markets in and near Ferrieres-Saint-Mary

  • Massiac: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Valuejols: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Marcenat: market Friday - seasonal market only (23km)
  • Brioude: market Saturday (28km)
  • Sainte-Florine: market Sunday (32km)
  • Brassac-les-Mines: market Sunday (33km)
  • Langeac: market Tuesday & Thursday & (35km)
  • Paulhaguet: market Monday (36km)
  • Chaudes-Aigues: market Thursday & Monday (37km)
  • Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise: market Monday (38km)

More information about Ferrieres-Saint-Mary, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Ferrieres-Saint-Mary, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Puy Mary (31km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (34km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (17km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (26km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (28km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (43km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Signal du Luguet (18km)
  • Plomb du Cantal (27km)
  • Puy Griou (30km)
  • Cascade de Liadouze (33km)
  • Mont Mouchet (34km)
  • Lac Pavin (37km)
  • Puy de Sancy (43km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Massiac (13km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de bisons d'Europe de Sainte-Eulalie (54km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ferrieres-Saint-Mary

Canton: Massiac

Arrondissement: Saint-Flour

Department: Cantal

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 15170

Distance to Ferrieres-Saint-Mary

from Aurillac (prefecture): 56 km

from Paris: 412 km

from Calais: 647 km

from Nice: 372 km

from Bordeaux: 288 km

from Strasbourg: 519 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Ferrieres-Saint-Mary from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Charmensac, Joursac, Molompize, Peyrusse, Rezentieres and Valjouze.

This page in French: Visiter Ferrieres-Saint-Mary