Fournoules tourism and travel guide

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Visit Fournoules: highlights and tourist information

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Fournoules is situated in the Cantal department and Auvergne region (now part of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region), in the southern-centre of France at 31 kilometres from Aurillac, the department capital (general information: Fournoules is 465 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Mourjou at 5 km and Maurs at 7 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Fournoules, 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 Fournoules 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 Fournoules

Markets in and near Fournoules

  • Maurs: market Thursday (7km)
  • Decazeville: market Tuesday & Friday (13km)
  • Firmi: market Saturday (15km)
  • Cransac: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (17km)
  • Aubin: market Wednesday & Friday (17km)
  • Figeac: market Saturday (21km)
  • Entraygues: market Tuesday & Wednesday - seasonal market only (23km)
  • Entraygues: market Friday & (23km)
  • Aurillac: market Wednesday & Saturday (30km)
  • Laroquebrou: market Friday - seasonal market only (33km)

More information about Fournoules, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Fournoules, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Assier Chateau (32km)
  • Chateau Montal (39km)
  • Castelnau-Bretenoux Chateau (43km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin d'Eden du château du Colombier (33km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Tindoul de la Vayssière (36km)
  • Trou de Bozouls (42km)
  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (42km)
  • Gouffre de Padirac (46km)
  • Cascade de Liadouze (54km)
  • Puy Griou (56km)
  • Plomb du Cantal (57km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Fournoules

Canton: Maurs

Arrondissement: Aurillac

Department: Cantal

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 15600

Distance to Fournoules

from Aurillac (prefecture): 31 km

from Paris: 465 km

from Calais: 698 km

from Nice: 412 km

from Bordeaux: 226 km

from Strasbourg: 603 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Montmurat, Mourjou, Saint-Constant, Saint-Etienne-de-Maurs, Saint-Parthem, Saint-Santin and Saint-Santin-de-Maurs.

This page in French: Visiter Fournoules