Giou-de-Mamou tourism and travel guide

Photo of Giou-de-Mamou in Cantal

Photo is of Aurillac at 6 km from Giou-de-Mamou

Visit Giou-de-Mamou: highlights and tourist information

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Giou-de-Mamou is situated in the Cantal department and Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Giou-de-Mamou in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Aurillac at 6 km and Tournemire at 14 km.

Giou-de-Mamou, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 6 km (direction west)

Close to the scenic Route des Cretes', Aurillac lacks major monuments but is a...

See Aurillac guide


Most Beautiful Village at 14 km (direction north-north-west)

The very picturesque village of Tournemire is overlooked by the Chateau de Anjony...

See Tournemire guide


at 19 km (direction north-north-west)

Saint-Chamant is a small Auvergne village with a castle in the Monts du Cantal...

See Saint-Chamant guide


at 20 km (direction north-north-west)

Fontanges is a small village in the Monts du Cantal region at the foot...

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at 21 km (direction south-west)

The fortified village of Marcoles dates from the 10th century and is one of...

See Marcoles guide


Most Beautiful Village at 23 km (direction south-west)

Salers, listed as a 'most beautiful village in France' is very lovely - and...

See Salers guide


at 25 km (direction south-south-west)

Junhac is a pretty village of Cantal, with an attractive church...

See Junhac guide


at 25 km (direction south)

Montsalvy is an 11th century town with an interesting historic centre...

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at 26 km (direction west)

In Laroquebrou you can see the Cere river below the village and a ruined...

See Laroquebrou guide
Chateau de Laroque

Chateau de Laroque

Castle at 26 km (direction west)

Chateau de Laroque is a 13th century fortified castle on a hill above the...

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at 26 km (direction south-south-west)

Sénezergues is a tiny village with lovely views and an imposing castle...

See Sénezergues guide


at 28 km (direction south-south-west)

Cassaniouze is a small town in Cantal with several small attractions...

See Cassaniouze guide


at 30 km (direction south-west)

Mourjou is historically a very important chestnut producing region in France, and it is...

See Mourjou guide
Le Fel

Le Fel

at 31 km (direction south), in the Aveyron department

Although small, the location of Le Fel and the pretty houses and views make...

See Le Fel guide

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Markets in and near Giou-de-Mamou

  • Aurillac: market Wednesday & Saturday (6km)
  • Mur-de-Barrez: market Thursday (16km)
  • Sainte-Genevieve-sur-Argence: market Wednesday & Wednesday (24km)
  • Laroquebrou: market Friday - seasonal market only (26km)
  • Entraygues: market Tuesday & Wednesday - seasonal market only (32km)
  • Entraygues: market Friday & (32km)
  • Mauriac: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (35km)
  • Maurs: market Thursday (35km)
  • Valuejols: market Tuesday (36km)
  • Chaudes-Aigues: market Thursday & Monday (40km)

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Tourist attractions near Giou-de-Mamou, France

What to do at Giou-de-Mamou? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Giou-de-Mamou.

Grand sites of France

  • Puy Mary (24km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Verger de Déduit (31km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade de Liadouze (21km)
  • Puy Griou (23km)
  • Plomb du Cantal (24km)
  • Cascade du Déroc (54km)
  • Signal du Luguet (58km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Salins (30km)

Geography and distances

Giou-de-Mamou is in the southern-centre of France at 6 kilometres from Aurillac, the department capital (general information: Giou-de-Mamou is 437 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Giou-de-Mamou

Canton: Aurillac 4e Canton

Arrondissement: Aurillac

Department: Cantal

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 15130

Distance to Giou-de-Mamou

from Aurillac (prefecture): 6 km

from Paris: 437 km

from Calais: 671 km

from Nice: 402 km

from Bordeaux: 244 km

from Strasbourg: 569 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Giou-de-Mamou from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arpajon-sur-Cere, Carlat, Polminhac, Saint-Etienne-de-Carlat, Saint-Simon, Vezac and Yolet.

This page in French: Visiter Giou-de-Mamou