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Madic tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Chateau de Val at 8 km from Madic

Visit Madic: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Val at 8 km and Riom-es-Montagnes at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Madic, 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 Madic in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

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

Chateau de Val

Chateau de Val

Castle at 8 km (direction north-east)

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

See Chateau de Val guide


at 19 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Riom-es-Montagnes guide


at 20 km (direction south-west)

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

See Mauriac guide


at 23 km (direction west-north-west), in the Correze department

Saint-Angel is a very small village but also a...

See Saint-Angel guide


Most Beautiful Village at 27 km (direction south)

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

See Salers guide
Parc des Volcans

Parc des Volcans

Scenery at 28 km (direction east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

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

See Parc des Volcans guide


at 29 km (direction west-north-west), in the Correze department

Meymac should be beter known to tourists - the stone...

See Meymac guide


at 30 km (direction south)

Fontanges is a small village in the Monts du...

See Fontanges guide


at 32 km (direction south)

Saint-Chamant is a small Auvergne village with a castle...

See Saint-Chamant guide
La Bourboule

La Bourboule

at 32 km (direction north-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

La Bourboule is one of the most impressive of the belle-epoque spa...

See La Bourboule guide


at 35 km (direction east-north-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

Mont-Dore is well placed to explore the scenic splendours of the...

See Mont-Dore guide


Most Beautiful Village at 36 km (direction south)

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

See Tournemire guide


Castle at 44 km (direction east-north-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

The highlight of a visit to Murol is the Chateau de...

See Murol guide


at 45 km (direction north-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

Orcival is home to one of the most important...

See Orcival guide

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

Map of places to visit near Madic


Markets in and near Madic

  • Bort-les-Orgues: market Tuesday & Saturday (4km)
  • Mauriac: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (20km)
  • Ussel: market Saturday (22km)
  • Meymac: market Friday - seasonal market only (30km)
  • Marcenat: market Friday - seasonal market only (30km)
  • La Bourboule: market Saturday (32km)
  • Mont-Dore: market Friday all day (35km)
  • Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise: market Monday (40km)
  • Murol: market Wednesday (44km)
  • Saint-Nectaire: market Sunday - seasonal market only (48km)

More information about Madic, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Madic, France

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

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (47km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc-arboretum de Neuvic d'Ussel (15km)
  • Verger de Déduit (19km)
  • Jardin de la Ganille (22km)
  • Jardins de Cordès (45km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Puy de Sancy (32km)
  • Banne d'Ordanche (36km)
  • Lac Pavin (36km)
  • Cascade de Liadouze (37km)
  • Puy Griou (38km)
  • Lac du Guery (39km)
  • Signal du Luguet (42km)
  • Plomb du Cantal (43km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Salins (21km)

Geography and distances

Madic is in the southern-centre of France at 50 kilometres from Aurillac, the department capital (general information: Madic is 387 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Madic

Canton: Saignes

Arrondissement: Mauriac

Department: Cantal

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 15210

Distance to Madic

from Aurillac (prefecture): 50 km

from Paris: 387 km

from Calais: 621 km

from Nice: 424 km

from Bordeaux: 246 km

from Strasbourg: 537 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bort-les-Orgues, Champagnac, Roche-le-Peyroux, Saignes, Saint-Julien-Pres-Bort, Saint-Pierre, Sarroux, Vebret and Ydes.

This page in French: Visiter Madic

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