Les Ternes tourism and travel guide

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Visit Les Ternes: highlights and tourist information

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Les Ternes is situated in the Cantal department and Auvergne region (now part of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region), in the southern-centre of France at 46 kilometres from Aurillac, the department capital (general information: Les Ternes is 432 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Flour at 8 km and Laguiole at 37 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Les Ternes, 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 Les Ternes in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Les Ternes

Markets in and near Les Ternes

  • Valuejols: market Tuesday (9km)
  • Chaudes-Aigues: market Thursday & Monday (16km)
  • Sainte-Genevieve-sur-Argence: market Wednesday & Wednesday (30km)
  • Saint-Chely-d'Apcher: market Thursday (30km)
  • Massiac: market Tuesday (32km)
  • Mur-de-Barrez: market Thursday (32km)
  • Marcenat: market Friday - seasonal market only (37km)
  • Langeac: market Tuesday & Thursday & (39km)
  • Brioude: market Saturday (44km)
  • Paulhaguet: market Monday (46km)

More information about Les Ternes, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Les Ternes, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Puy Mary (29km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (38km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (41km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Verger de Déduit (51km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Plomb du Cantal (21km)
  • Puy Griou (26km)
  • Mont Mouchet (28km)
  • Cascade de Liadouze (29km)
  • Signal du Luguet (38km)
  • Cascade du Déroc (39km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Massiac (32km)
  • Aumont-Aubrac (37km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de bisons d'Europe de Sainte-Eulalie (43km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Les Ternes

Canton: Saint-Flour-Sud

Arrondissement: Saint-Flour

Department: Cantal

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 15100

Distance to Les Ternes

from Aurillac (prefecture): 46 km

from Paris: 432 km

from Calais: 668 km

from Nice: 368 km

from Bordeaux: 283 km

from Strasbourg: 537 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Alleuze, Saint-Flour, Seriers, Tanavelle and Villedieu.

This page in French: Visiter Les Ternes