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Visit Glenat: highlights and tourist information

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Glenat is situated in the Cantal department and Auvergne region (now part of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region), in the southern-centre of France at 21 kilometres from Aurillac, the department capital (general information: Glenat is 440 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Laroquebrou at 8 km and Marcoles at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Glenat, 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 Glenat 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 Glenat


Markets in and near Glenat

  • Laroquebrou: market Friday - seasonal market only (7km)
  • Aurillac: market Wednesday & Saturday (20km)
  • Maurs: market Thursday (21km)
  • Bretenoux: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Monceaux-sur-Dordogne: market Thursday - seasonal market only (29km)
  • Figeac: market Saturday (35km)
  • Mauriac: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (37km)
  • Vayrac: market Thursday & Saturday (38km)
  • Decazeville: market Tuesday & Friday (38km)
  • Mur-de-Barrez: market Thursday (39km)

More information about Glenat, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Glenat, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chateau Montal (26km)
  • Castelnau-Bretenoux Chateau (28km)
  • Assier Chateau (35km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (35km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Verger de Déduit (39km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Padirac (34km)
  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (39km)
  • Cascade de Liadouze (43km)
  • Puy Griou (46km)
  • Cascades de Gimel (51km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Salins (36km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (46km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Glenat

Canton: Laroquebrou

Arrondissement: Aurillac

Department: Cantal

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 15150

Distance to Glenat

from Aurillac (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 440 km

from Calais: 673 km

from Nice: 426 km

from Bordeaux: 217 km

from Strasbourg: 589 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Segalassiere, Le Rouget, Pers, Roumegoux, Saint-Etienne-Cantales, Saint-Gerons, Saint-Saury and Siran.

This page in French: Visiter Glenat

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