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Le Falgoux tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Salers at 10 km from Le Falgoux

Visit Le Falgoux: highlights and tourist information

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Le Falgoux is situated in the Cantal department and Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Salers at 10 km and Fontanges at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Le Falgoux, 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 Le Falgoux in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

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



Most Beautiful Village at 10 km (direction west)

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

See Salers guide


at 10 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Fontanges guide


at 15 km (direction north-north-east)

After exploring the town and church in Riom-es-Montagnes be sure to follow...

See Riom-es-Montagnes guide


Most Beautiful Village at 16 km (direction south-west)

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

See Tournemire guide


at 16 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Saint-Chamant guide


at 24 km (direction west-north-west)

The religious monuments such as the basilica and the monastery are the...

See Mauriac guide
Parc des Volcans

Parc des Volcans

Scenery at 29 km (direction north-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

The Natural Regional Park of the Volcanoes is a beautiful region of...

See Parc des Volcans guide


at 29 km (direction south-west)

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

See Aurillac guide
Chateau de Val

Chateau de Val

Castle at 33 km (direction north-north-west)

The Chateau de Val is an impressive medieval castle on the edge...

See Chateau de Val guide


at 39 km (direction east-south-east)

Although built in rather sombre granite, we found lots of interesting sights...

See Saint-Flour guide


at 40 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Laroquebrou guide
Tours de Merle

Tours de Merle

Castle at 44 km (direction west), in the Correze department

The Tours de Merle is a group of medieval castles in ruins...

See Tours de Merle guide


at 46 km (direction south-west)

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

See Marcoles guide


Most Beautiful Village at 47 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haute-Loire department

There are a remarkable number of sites of interest in the small...

See Blesle guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Cantal

Map of places to visit near Le Falgoux


Markets in and near Le Falgoux

  • Marcenat: market Friday - seasonal market only (23km)
  • Mauriac: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (24km)
  • Valuejols: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Bort-les-Orgues: market Tuesday & Saturday (29km)
  • Aurillac: market Wednesday & Saturday (30km)
  • Mur-de-Barrez: market Thursday (35km)
  • Laroquebrou: market Friday - seasonal market only (40km)
  • Sainte-Genevieve-sur-Argence: market Wednesday & Wednesday (41km)
  • Chaudes-Aigues: market Thursday & Monday (45km)
  • Massiac: market Tuesday (46km)

More information about Le Falgoux, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Le Falgoux, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Puy Mary (7km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (57km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Verger de Déduit (15km)
  • Parc-arboretum de Neuvic d'Ussel (37km)
  • Jardin de la Ganille (50km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade de Liadouze (9km)
  • Puy Griou (11km)
  • Plomb du Cantal (15km)
  • Signal du Luguet (35km)
  • Lac Pavin (43km)
  • Puy de Sancy (44km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Salins (18km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Massiac (46km)

Geography and distances

Le Falgoux is in the southern-centre of France at 29 kilometres from Aurillac, the department capital (general information: Le Falgoux is 412 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Falgoux

Canton: Salers

Arrondissement: Mauriac

Department: Cantal

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 15380

Distance to Le Falgoux

from Aurillac (prefecture): 29 km

from Paris: 412 km

from Calais: 647 km

from Nice: 403 km

from Bordeaux: 254 km

from Strasbourg: 545 km

Getting here

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

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Le Fau and Le Vaulmier.

This page in French: Visiter Le Falgoux

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