Laroquebrou tourism and travel guide

Photo of Laroquebrou in Cantal

Visit Laroquebrou: highlights and tourist information

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Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Laroquebrou. For detailed visitor information see the Laroquebrou travel guide.

Laroquebrou is situated in the Cantal department and Auvergne region (now part of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region), in the southern-centre of France at 20 kilometres from Aurillac, the department capital (general information: Laroquebrou is 432 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Aurillac at 20 km and Saint-Chamant at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Laroquebrou, 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 Laroquebrou 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 Laroquebrou

Markets in and near Laroquebrou

Market days in Laroquebrou: seasonal market: Friday;

  • Laroquebrou: market Friday - seasonal market only (0km)
  • Aurillac: market Wednesday & Saturday (20km)
  • Monceaux-sur-Dordogne: market Thursday - seasonal market only (25km)
  • Bretenoux: market Tuesday (28km)
  • Maurs: market Thursday (29km)
  • Mauriac: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (30km)
  • Vayrac: market Thursday & Saturday (38km)
  • Mur-de-Barrez: market Thursday (40km)
  • Meyssac: market Tuesday & Friday (42km)
  • Figeac: market Saturday (42km)

More information about Laroquebrou, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Laroquebrou, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chateau Montal (28km)
  • Castelnau-Bretenoux Chateau (30km)
  • Assier Chateau (41km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (36km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Verger de Déduit (33km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Padirac (37km)
  • Cascade de Liadouze (40km)
  • Puy Griou (42km)
  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (43km)
  • Cascades de Gimel (45km)
  • Plomb du Cantal (46km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Salins (30km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Laroquebrou

Canton: Laroquebrou

Arrondissement: Aurillac

Department: Cantal

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 15150

Distance to Laroquebrou

from Aurillac (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 432 km

from Calais: 666 km

from Nice: 428 km

from Bordeaux: 218 km

from Strasbourg: 584 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Lacapelle-Viescamp, Montvert, Nieudan, Saint-Etienne-Cantales, Saint-Gerons and Siran.

This page in French: Visiter Laroquebrou