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Laurie tourism and travel guide

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Visit Laurie: highlights and tourist information

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Laurie is situated in the Cantal department and Auvergne region (now part of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region), in the southern-centre of France at 65 kilometres from Aurillac, the department capital (general information: Laurie is 402 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Blesle at 7 km and Brioude at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Laurie, 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 Laurie 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 Laurie

Markets in and near Laurie

  • Massiac: market Tuesday (8km)
  • Marcenat: market Friday - seasonal market only (22km)
  • Sainte-Florine: market Sunday (22km)
  • Brioude: market Saturday (22km)
  • Brassac-les-Mines: market Sunday (23km)
  • Valuejols: market Tuesday (28km)
  • Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise: market Monday (29km)
  • Issoire: market Saturday (32km)
  • Champagnac-le-Vieux: market Friday (33km)
  • Paulhaguet: market Monday (33km)

More information about Laurie, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Laurie, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Puy Mary (38km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (23km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (7km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (21km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (22km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (27km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (32km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (38km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (32km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Signal du Luguet (11km)
  • Lac Pavin (30km)
  • Puy de Sancy (36km)
  • Plomb du Cantal (36km)
  • Puy Griou (38km)
  • Mont Mouchet (40km)
  • Cascade de Liadouze (40km)
  • Lac du Guery (44km)
  • Banne d'Ordanche (45km)
  • Bois Noirs (51km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Massiac (8km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Laurie

Canton: Massiac

Arrondissement: Saint-Flour

Department: Cantal

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 15500

Distance to Laurie

from Aurillac (prefecture): 65 km

from Paris: 402 km

from Calais: 638 km

from Nice: 374 km

from Bordeaux: 293 km

from Strasbourg: 510 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Auriac-l'Eglise, Autrac, Blesle, Leyvaux, Moledes, Molompize and Saint-Etienne-sur-Blesle.

This page in French: Visiter Laurie

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